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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 13 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 25.49% 5.63% 26.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 5.80% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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
50 69 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 98.04% 97.18% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 22
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
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 24 December 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 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 5 (21.74%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) XSLT
4 5 (21.74%) SMS
4 5 (21.74%) Subversion
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (17.39%) ITSM
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) VBScript
5 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.70%) Netezza
7 2 (8.70%) Legal
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) MS Excel

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Wiki
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITSM
1 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
1 4 (17.39%) Service Management
1 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
2 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Netezza
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata
Livingston
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago