The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 42 45
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 11 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.08% 2.92% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.15% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Median daily rate £300 £339 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £295 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.91 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year +7.36% -14.28%  

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 496 540 811
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 93.94% 92.62% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 303 474
Median daily rate £358 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 25
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.39 £32.50 £80.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Glasgow over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 29 March 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) ETL
3 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
6 7 (35.00%) Data Management
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Migration
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
9 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
9 3 (15.00%) CMS
9 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) C#
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) RDF
9 3 (15.00%) Linked Data
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.00%) Talend
10 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (10.00%) ERP
10 2 (10.00%) XML

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) QGIS
2 1 (5.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ETL
2 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) RDF
8 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (10.00%) ERP
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) SEO
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
9 1 (5.00%) Remote Sensing
9 1 (5.00%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) SPARQL
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (10.00%) WCAG
3 1 (5.00%) Basel II
3 1 (5.00%) BS7666
3 1 (5.00%) FATCA
3 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Netezza
1 2 (10.00%) Talend
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