Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Technical Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 81 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 12 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.92% 0.45% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.47% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -13.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £174 £216 £304
90th Percentile £403 £374 £388
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1259 1063 1624
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 95.08% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 568 842
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £213
90th Percentile £500 £471 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
% change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 28
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £13.38 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.48% -63.20% +120.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £41.35 £60.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) JMeter
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) Ruby
1 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
1 7 (58.33%) JBehave
1 7 (58.33%) Confluence
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
1 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) Calabash
1 7 (58.33%) Appium
1 7 (58.33%) Gatling
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle

Technical 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 7 (58.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Appium
1 7 (58.33%) Calabash
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
1 7 (58.33%) Gatling
1 7 (58.33%) JBehave
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) JMeter
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
1 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) Ruby
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Dell
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP