Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Report Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 168 157
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Report Analyst 29 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
Scotland median daily rate £400 £224 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.77% -18.64% -26.67%
10th Percentile £275 £168 £247
90th Percentile £488 £428 £404
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £24.22
% change year-on-year +37.93% -40.13% +15.33%

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 4,500 4,530 3,515
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.75% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,534 2,645 2,037
Scotland median daily rate £405 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +7.59% -3.33%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £220
90th Percentile £563 £538 £501
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 112 129
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.79 £10.60
90th Percentile £44.48 £35.00 £50.40
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -5.26%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +27 23 £413 +29.41%
Glasgow -21 4 £288 +63.58%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £263 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Report Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Investment Management
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (17.24%) Banking
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) VBA
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
6 4 (13.79%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Power BI
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.90%) QA
8 2 (6.90%) QlikView

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 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) Power BI
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) QlikView
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
1 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Investment Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Client Onboarding
3 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) FINREP
3 1 (3.45%) FRS 29
3 1 (3.45%) IFRS
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Planview