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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 11 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 25.58% 31.03% 18.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.58% 32.73% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £300 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £405 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £500 £400
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 £14.46 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +0.84%
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
43 55 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 94.83% 99.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 28
Median daily rate £325 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £365 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Larbert - 1 £275 -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 (41.94%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
4 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) ObjectStore
5 5 (16.13%) EMC
5 5 (16.13%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
5 5 (16.13%) Selenium
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.68%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) XML

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 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) ObjectStore
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) CMDB
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
2 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
3 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) ETL
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Control-M
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) EMC
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus