Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £231 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 > Stirling
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 9 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 26.47% 28.33% 23.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.13% 28.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Stirling median daily rate £231 £438 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.14% +19.86% +4.29%
10th Percentile £179 £275 £274
90th Percentile £273 £475 £477
Scotland median daily rate £355 £338 £342
% change year-on-year +5.19% -1.32% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £17.32 £17.00
% change year-on-year -1.85% +1.88% -8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Stirling
Contract vacancies in Stirling with a recognized job title 32 60 80
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 100.00% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 38
Stirling median daily rate £265 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.65% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £125 £275 £287
90th Percentile £448 £534 £511
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.59% -17.52% +20.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Stirling

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Stirling

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Stirling over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Stirling

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Stirling

Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (33.33%) Software Audit
4 3 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Lotus
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) SMS
6 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Audit
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CA
1 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (22.22%) Lotus