Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 53 80
Rank change year-on-year -24 +27 -44
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 40 47 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.38% 3.51% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 3.97% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 12
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £135 £258 £218
90th Percentile £530 £525 £450
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £374
% change year-on-year -3.13% +7.02% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £19.00 £9.37
% change year-on-year - +102.77% -69.99%

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 1,513 1,183 1,007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.85% 88.28% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 622 563
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £252 £263 £215
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
% change year-on-year +2.56% +10.56% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.49 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £36.05 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 24 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) Oracle
4 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 15 (37.50%) Java
6 15 (37.50%) Spring
7 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 14 (35.00%) Python
7 14 (35.00%) Scrum
8 12 (30.00%) JMS
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) SOAP
8 12 (30.00%) XML
8 12 (30.00%) OOP
8 12 (30.00%) OO
8 12 (30.00%) XPath
8 12 (30.00%) Apache MINA
8 12 (30.00%) Apache Camel
9 11 (27.50%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (27.50%) Reference Data
9 11 (27.50%) BPMN
9 11 (27.50%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (27.50%) AquaLogic BPM
9 11 (27.50%) Front Office
9 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
10 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence

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 (2.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) AquaLogic BPM
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.00%) QlikView
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) DB2
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) HBase
7 1 (2.50%) Impala
7 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) OLAP
7 1 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.50%) Hudson
1 3 (7.50%) MagicDraw
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Front Office
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 15 (37.50%) Spring
2 12 (30.00%) Apache Camel
2 12 (30.00%) Apache MINA
2 12 (30.00%) JMS
2 12 (30.00%) SOAP
2 12 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Reference Data
2 11 (27.50%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (20.00%) Derivative
4 6 (15.00%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (5.00%) Wiki
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) DTCC
6 1 (2.50%) Eurex
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Unix
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) OOP
5 11 (27.50%) BPMN
5 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (17.50%) Analytics
8 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) Data Analytics
10 5 (12.50%) ETL
10 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (10.00%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) Use Case
12 3 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (7.50%) Change Management
12 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Python
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) XPath
4 4 (10.00%) C
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) VBA
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Korn
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CBAP
2 1 (2.50%) CISA
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) IIBA
2 1 (2.50%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.00%) PMO
4 1 (2.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.50%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy