The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 3 months to 26 April 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 / Stirling
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 27.78% 31.03% 24.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 31.03% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £142 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £340 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling. 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
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18 58 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 29
Median daily rate £475 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -14.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Stirling region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Lotus
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Informatica
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (13.33%) Sonata
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics

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 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) R
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Lotus
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle