The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Fife region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 21.43% 14.29% 15.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.43% 14.81% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £255 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.89% +16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 100.00% 96.43% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Average daily rate £326 £315 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £90 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £28.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.52% +54.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -1 3 £255 -32.89%
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) CIMA
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CIMA
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP