The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 64 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 6 7 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.92% 1.00% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.06% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 28
Median daily rate £410 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.60% -11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.74
% change year-on-year +18.03% -18.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 658 864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.49% 94.00% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 379 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 25
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Glasgow

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Glasgow

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
3 10 (55.56%) ETL
4 9 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
7 6 (33.33%) Data Management
8 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.11%) COBIT
11 2 (11.11%) CISM
11 2 (11.11%) Banking
11 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (11.11%) CISSP
11 2 (11.11%) Power BI
11 2 (11.11%) CRISC
12 1 (5.56%) Internet
12 1 (5.56%) Basel II
12 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 1 (5.56%) SAS
12 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
12 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
12 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
12 1 (5.56%) VBA
12 1 (5.56%) .NET

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Power BI
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 9 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) Basel II
3 1 (5.56%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Netezza
1 1 (5.56%) Tableau
1 1 (5.56%) Talend
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