The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 11 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 26.83% 34.72% 26.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.83% 35.21% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £287 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.14 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Analyst
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 71 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 98.61% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 36
Average daily rate £398 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.14 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% -20.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Livingston

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Livingston

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Billing
3 5 (29.41%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Finance
7 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows
7 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
General
1 5 (29.41%) Billing
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP