Period
to 22 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Report Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Reporting Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 176 202
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Report Analyst 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.19% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Scotland median daily rate £350 £315 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +40.00% -31.30%
10th Percentile £287 £245 £213
90th Percentile £482 £364 £238
UK median daily rate £425 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.97 £21.50
% change year-on-year +11.33% -16.44% +0.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,121 4,556 4,811
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 95.53% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,829 2,579 2,769
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +0.69%
10th Percentile £230 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 125 119
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.28 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.85 £44.80 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.73 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.19% -1.58% +6.03%

Report Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Report Analyst in Scotland

Report Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Report Analyst in Scotland

Report Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Report Analyst in Scotland

Report Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Report Analyst in Scotland

Report Analyst
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 Report Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 11 £350 +15.61% 1
Glasgow -10 1 - - 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Report Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Report 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 Scotland region featuring Report Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Power BI
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) X++
5 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (7.14%) Flash

Report Analyst 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Power BI
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) FINREP
2 1 (7.14%) FRS 29
2 1 (7.14%) IFRS
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau