The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Livingston 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 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 29.63% 21.05% 28.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.19% 21.05% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
Average daily rate £355 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.23%
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
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 98.15% 100.00% 87.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 31
Average daily rate £363 £351 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +8.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £238 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
West Lothian

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) BPMN
4 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Workflow
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.52%) BPMN
3 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) Becrypt
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Ariba
3 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
Livingston, West Lothian
Atos
Rate: excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago