The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 6 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 18.18% 35.14% 23.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 36.11% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
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 Stirling 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
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 36 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 97.30% 99.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 35
Median daily rate £351 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stirling region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Stirling region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) FitNesse
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) ObjectStore
5 5 (17.24%) EMC
5 5 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium
5 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Law
7 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) ObjectStore
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) FitNesse
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Control-M
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) EMC
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
1 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus