The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Livingston region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 27.78% 34.62% 26.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 36.99% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 8
Median daily rate £323 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £280 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £377 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
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
18 73 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 93.59% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 23
Median daily rate £346 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £377 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

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 30 July 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 30 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 Livingston region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) Billing
4 7 (43.75%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Requirements Management
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) API Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
8 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) System Testing
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Billing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) Requirements Management
4 7 (43.75%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Data Security
8 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.25%) System Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP