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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 6 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 18.18% 9.80% 32.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 10.20% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £351 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +16.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
32 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 96.97% 96.08% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 23
Average daily rate £295 £370 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £233 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £451
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 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) SMS
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Netezza
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
5 1 (7.14%) CBAP
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Wiki
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Netezza
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
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