The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £256 per day in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.86% 4.17% 24.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 4.26% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £256 £110 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.95% -38.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £110 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £110 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £29.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 67 47 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 94.37% 97.92% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 23
Median daily rate £151 £240 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.29% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £341 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 1 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.92% +38.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Aberdeen region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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