The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 49 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 25.39% 27.78% 23.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.93% 30.49% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 9
Average daily rate
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£288 £298 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £8.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 164 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 97.93% 91.11% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 88 58
Average daily rate £350 £305 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.00%) Windows
5 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.75%) ISEB
5 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (11.25%) QA
8 8 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (10.00%) Banking
8 8 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Oracle
8 8 (10.00%) Web Services
9 7 (8.75%) HP
9 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
9 7 (8.75%) Remedy
9 7 (8.75%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
9 7 (8.75%) VMware
10 6 (7.50%) NHS
10 6 (7.50%) XML
10 6 (7.50%) .NET
11 5 (6.25%) Migration
11 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (6.25%) Data Quality
12 4 (5.00%) High Availability
12 4 (5.00%) Talend

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (1.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.50%) WCF
4 2 (2.50%) Ajax
4 2 (2.50%) SOAP
4 2 (2.50%) ODBC
5 1 (1.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.50%) NHS
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) EPoS
6 1 (1.25%) STB
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (6.25%) Migration
3 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 4 (5.00%) High Availability
4 4 (5.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.00%) Project Management
4 4 (5.00%) SOA
5 3 (3.75%) Data Management
5 3 (3.75%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.50%) Line Management
6 2 (2.50%) Release Management
6 2 (2.50%) Test Management
6 2 (2.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (2.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) ISEB
2 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.25%) GIAC
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) HP
3 7 (8.75%) Remedy
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) Talend
4 4 (5.00%) Datanomic
5 2 (2.50%) Retalix
6 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.25%) ArcSight