Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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.

Senior Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 88 74
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 12 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 0.96% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.98% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £313 £322 £239
90th Percentile £444 £525 £453
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.40 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.40 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,642 1,219 1,081
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 97.05% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 663 555
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £254 £250 £191
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -52.31%
10th Percentile £11.42 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £35.00 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -17.86%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management

Senior 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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISACA
2 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (8.33%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) VMware