The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 16.67% 17.95% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.24% 18.42% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Average daily rate
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£305 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £207 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £423 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.83%
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
29 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 96.67% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 18
Average daily rate £220 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £455 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.80 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Fife region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ABAP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
1 1 (14.29%) V-Model
1 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
1 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware