The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £323 per day in advertised job vacancies in Fife 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 / Fife
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 36.36% 15.79% 34.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.36% 15.79% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £323 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 - £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £14.43 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.57%  
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 Fife. 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
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11 19 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 10
Median daily rate £320 £320 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £98 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £17.21 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.96%  
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 Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fife

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Fife over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Fife region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Dunfermline +2 3 £425 -
Kirkcaldy - 1 £220 -
Analyst
Scotland

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

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 Fife region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow