Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analysis
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 53 85
Rank change year-on-year -20 +32 -60
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 48 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.73% 3.42% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.94% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 8
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £162 £219 £291
90th Percentile £538 £433 £411
Scotland median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £12.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year - -9.09% -60.71%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,539 1,116 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 87.44% 86.85% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 587 632
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £215
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £15.94 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.50% +4.52% -47.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.25 £9.67
90th Percentile £35.00 £37.75 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.20%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analysis in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Glasgow

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) Oracle
4 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.17%) Migration
7 13 (27.08%) Java
7 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (25.00%) Analytics
9 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
9 11 (22.92%) Spring
10 10 (20.83%) Scrum
10 10 (20.83%) OO
10 10 (20.83%) Python
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
11 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
11 9 (18.75%) Derivative
11 9 (18.75%) Data Quality
12 8 (16.67%) Apache MINA
12 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
12 8 (16.67%) XPath
12 8 (16.67%) QA
12 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 8 (16.67%) Banking
12 8 (16.67%) JMS
12 8 (16.67%) SOAP
12 8 (16.67%) XML
12 8 (16.67%) OOP

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) AquaLogic BPM
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.50%) Power BI
2 6 (12.50%) QlikView
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.25%) Big Data
5 3 (6.25%) DB2
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.17%) Data Lake
6 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) OLAP
7 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.25%) Hudson
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) MagicDraw
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Front Office
4 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Data Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.17%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Data Migration Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Data Scientist
8 1 (2.08%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Reporting Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
1 11 (22.92%) Spring
2 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 8 (16.67%) Apache MINA
2 8 (16.67%) JMS
2 8 (16.67%) SOAP
2 8 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Derivative
3 7 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (10.42%) Reference Data
5 4 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.08%) DTCC
7 1 (2.08%) Eurex
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (29.17%) Migration
4 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (25.00%) Analytics
6 10 (20.83%) OO
6 10 (20.83%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 8 (16.67%) OOP
9 7 (14.58%) Data Analytics
9 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.58%) ETL
10 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 5 (10.42%) BPMN
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (8.33%) Project Management
12 4 (8.33%) Use Case
12 4 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Java
3 10 (20.83%) Python
4 8 (16.67%) XPath
5 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) R
6 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CBAP
2 1 (2.08%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 8 (16.67%) QA
3 4 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (8.33%) EMIR
3 4 (8.33%) MiFID
4 3 (6.25%) PMO
5 1 (2.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Tableau
4 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata