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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 62 24
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 18 7 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.76% 0.99% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 1.22% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 28
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £293 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £415 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £13.80 £21.74
% change year-on-year +26.81% -36.50%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 543 572 753
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.79% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 346 390
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
5 10 (25.64%) Data Mining
6 9 (23.08%) ETL
7 8 (20.51%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) Data Management
7 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
8 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.38%) CISSP
9 6 (15.38%) Java
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (15.38%) Banking
9 6 (15.38%) QlikView
10 5 (12.82%) QA
10 5 (12.82%) Master Data Management
10 5 (12.82%) CRISC
10 5 (12.82%) Legal
10 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (12.82%) CISA
10 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
11 4 (10.26%) Apache
11 4 (10.26%) Change Management
11 4 (10.26%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) Lucene

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Data Mining
2 6 (15.38%) QlikView
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Data Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Scientist
4 4 (10.26%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Test Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technology Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Information Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Lucene
1 4 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 10 (25.64%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
3 9 (23.08%) ETL
4 8 (20.51%) Data Management
4 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.82%) Master Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) Cluster Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Data Extraction
7 4 (10.26%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (10.26%) Release Management
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 3 (7.69%) Information Security
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) CISSP
2 5 (12.82%) CISA
2 5 (12.82%) CRISC
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
2 5 (12.82%) QA
3 4 (10.26%) MiFID
4 3 (7.69%) COBIT
5 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Sybase
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau