Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 71 53
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 36 12 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.80% 1.07% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.30% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 20
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £209 £202 £137
90th Percentile £525 £453 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £388
% change year-on-year +7.38% -3.87% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £51.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £9.37 £31.23
% change year-on-year +102.77% -69.99% +52.32%

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 1104 924 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.71% 82.57% 81.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 490 743
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £220 £228
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (30.56%) Analytics
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Hadoop
4 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (25.00%) Splunk
4 9 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 8 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
5 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Degree
5 8 (22.22%) Computer Security
6 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
6 7 (19.44%) Cloudera
6 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) Banking
6 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
9 4 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.11%) Technical 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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Hadoop
2 9 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Analytics Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Copywriter
8 1 (2.78%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Copywriter
8 1 (2.78%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Data Scientist
8 1 (2.78%) Report Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
4 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.78%) FMCG
6 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Analytics
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Computer Security
3 8 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
5 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) User Stories
7 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
8 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) R
3 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CISA
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CRISC
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Splunk
2 7 (19.44%) Cloudera
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Infor
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter