The median contractor rate for an Analyst Programmer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 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.

Analyst Programmer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 156 136
Rank change year-on-year +49 -20  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.037% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.21% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £333 £325
% change year-on-year +42.85% +2.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2049 2720 2905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.57% 92.74% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1521 1502
Median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +4.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 87
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -21.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Analyst Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Analyst Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst Programmer in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst Programmer in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst Programmer in Scotland

Analyst Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 4 £475 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Analyst Programmer
UK

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Analyst Programmer 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 Scotland region featuring Analyst Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Predictive Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) QlikView
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 4 (57.14%) SPSS
2 4 (57.14%) R
2 4 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Data Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) QlikView
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Dashboard Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Data Transformation
1 4 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Predictive Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) R
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle