The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 17 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.25% 9.38% 20.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.35% 9.68% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £238 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £342 £347
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.19
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 98.55% 96.88% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 15
Median daily rate £288 £470 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Aberdeen region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Aberdeen region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Aberdeen region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) IFS
5 1 (9.09%) Conflict Management
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) CBAP
5 1 (9.09%) Infor M3
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Infor M3
2 1 (9.09%) Maximo
2 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Conflict Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) PLM
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CBAP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) IFS
2 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP