The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Fife region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 8.33% 36.67% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 37.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £303 £305 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% -30.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.43 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Fife 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
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 59 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 100.00% 98.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Median daily rate £320 £321 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% -13.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £380 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.43 £34.80 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.54% +190.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Fife region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB