Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 51 75
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 49 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.85% 3.35% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 3.80% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 5
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £400 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -10.11% +27.14%
10th Percentile £208 £299 £149
90th Percentile £455 £525 £465
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.09 - £17.32
Scotland median hourly rate £20.55 £19.00 £9.37
% change year-on-year +8.13% +102.77% -18.17%

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 1,547 1,106 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.10% 88.34% 85.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 620 489
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £507 £463
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £368
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.12% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £19.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +25.26% -15.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.13 £45.63
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) Finance
3 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (40.82%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (36.73%) Scrum
5 18 (36.73%) Business Analysis
6 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (30.61%) Python
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle
8 14 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (28.57%) Degree
9 13 (26.53%) SQL
10 11 (22.45%) SOAP
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.41%) Java
11 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
11 10 (20.41%) Spring
12 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.37%) Windows
12 9 (18.37%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.33%) Ansible
13 8 (16.33%) Puppet
13 8 (16.33%) Process Improvement
13 8 (16.33%) Build Automation
13 8 (16.33%) QA
13 8 (16.33%) Use Case
13 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
14 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis

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 4 (8.16%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) AquaLogic BPM
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
1 4 (8.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (12.24%) QlikView
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.12%) Hudson
3 3 (6.12%) MagicDraw
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Front Office
3 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Data Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Technology Risk Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Risk Data Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) IT Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) SOAP
2 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
2 10 (20.41%) Spring
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 7 (14.29%) Apache MINA
3 7 (14.29%) JMS
3 7 (14.29%) XML
4 4 (8.16%) Kafka
4 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (8.16%) REST
5 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 7 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Wiki
5 3 (6.12%) Derivative
6 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.04%) DTCC
7 1 (2.04%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (36.73%) Business Analysis
3 18 (36.73%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (16.33%) Build Automation
5 8 (16.33%) Process Improvement
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.33%) Use Case
6 7 (14.29%) Benchmarking
6 7 (14.29%) BPMN
6 7 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) OOP
6 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) Workflow
7 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Change Control
7 6 (12.24%) ETL
7 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Python
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) XPath
5 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.16%) C
6 4 (8.16%) Korn
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) CBAP
4 1 (2.04%) CISA
4 1 (2.04%) IIBA
4 1 (2.04%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 5 (10.20%) Data Quality
3 3 (6.12%) PMO
4 1 (2.04%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Ansible
1 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy