The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 37 54
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 3 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 2.96% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 3.19% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £325 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -1.93% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +27.38% -34.37%  

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 487 533 800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.75% 92.70% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 298 470
Median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 24
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 £15.89 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.49 £32.50 £89.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Glasgow

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PMO
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) MS Project
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) GIS
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.67%) CICS
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) QGIS
2 1 (6.67%) Spatial Data
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) iBATIS
1 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) MVS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Metadata Management
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Spatial Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) COBOL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PMO
2 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.67%) BS7666
3 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas
2 1 (6.67%) VMware