The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 18 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 30.51% 20.83% 25.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.03% 22.73% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 11
Average daily rate £343 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.31% 91.67% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 35
Average daily rate £360 £355 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston +2 18 £343 -3.52% 3
Linlithgow - - - -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) ISEB
5 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) UNIX
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Billing
6 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) BPMN
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) HP
1 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) Ariba
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
3 1 (4.17%) Becrypt
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