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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 14 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 5.71% 10.77% 21.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 10.77% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
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 65 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 91.43% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £460 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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
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 5 December 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) API Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) API Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) HP