The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 32 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 27 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.36% 7.41% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 8.51% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 13
Average daily rate £265 £263 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £158 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £360 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
306 94 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 83.38% 87.04% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 55 56
Average daily rate £313 £338 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £129 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Renfrewshire region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Renfrewshire region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -18 23 £265 -18.46%
Paisley +8 2 £360 +157.14%
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
4 24 (58.54%) Test Automation
4 24 (58.54%) Software Testing
4 24 (58.54%) WinRunner
4 24 (58.54%) HP UFT
4 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (58.54%) Windows XP
4 24 (58.54%) MCSE
4 24 (58.54%) Change Management
4 24 (58.54%) VMware
5 23 (56.10%) MCSA
5 23 (56.10%) Citrix
5 23 (56.10%) Veritas
5 23 (56.10%) TestDirector
5 23 (56.10%) MCTS
5 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
5 23 (56.10%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
6 22 (53.66%) PDA
6 22 (53.66%) SQL
7 21 (51.22%) AIX
7 21 (51.22%) Netcool
7 21 (51.22%) Intel Security
7 21 (51.22%) VMware ESX
7 21 (51.22%) ISTQB

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) HP UFT
1 24 (58.54%) WinRunner
2 23 (56.10%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) PDA
2 21 (51.22%) Clustering
3 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) CMDB
4 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.20%) PMI
5 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
2 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (58.54%) Windows XP
4 21 (51.22%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Change Management
1 24 (58.54%) Software Testing
1 24 (58.54%) Test Automation
2 19 (46.34%) Test Scripting
3 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Time Management
5 4 (9.76%) Change Control
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) Software License Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Analytics
7 2 (4.88%) Content Development
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Service Design
8 1 (2.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) MCSE
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (56.10%) MCSA
2 23 (56.10%) MCTS
2 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) ISTQB
3 21 (51.22%) MCITP
4 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
6 4 (9.76%) Degree
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
2 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
3 21 (51.22%) VMware ESX
4 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (51.22%) McAfee ePO
2 21 (51.22%) Netcool
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 23 (56.10%) Citrix
3 23 (56.10%) Veritas
4 21 (51.22%) Intel Security
5 4 (9.76%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) Sitecore