The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 186 169 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.10% 17.32% 25.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.29% 18.29% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 107 127
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 14
Average hourly rate £11.63 £11.30 £12.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.87% -6.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.10 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £14.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.24%
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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 924 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.69% 94.67% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 561 494
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 45
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 86 (22.34%) Finance
2 76 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 56 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (14.03%) Business Analysis
5 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
6 52 (13.51%) SQL
7 46 (11.95%) Windows
8 44 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 40 (10.39%) ITIL
10 35 (9.09%) Service Management
10 35 (9.09%) MS Office
10 35 (9.09%) Project Management
11 34 (8.83%) SharePoint
12 30 (7.79%) Oracle
12 30 (7.79%) SQL Server
12 30 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (7.27%) Linux
14 25 (6.49%) Active Directory
14 25 (6.49%) ISEB
14 25 (6.49%) Change Management
14 25 (6.49%) Retail
15 22 (5.71%) UNIX
15 22 (5.71%) Waterfall
16 21 (5.45%) Data Modelling
16 21 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
17 20 (5.19%) Telecoms
17 20 (5.19%) Web Services
17 20 (5.19%) Splunk

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (8.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.30%) SAS
3 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.04%) Lync
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.52%) Node.js
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.52%) IIS
5 2 (0.52%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.09%) MS Office
3 16 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.12%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.30%) MS Project
7 2 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Maximo
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) BPCS
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.86%) LDAP
2 7 (1.82%) LAN
2 7 (1.82%) WAN
3 4 (1.04%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.04%) SAN
3 4 (1.04%) S/MIME
3 4 (1.04%) GPRS
3 4 (1.04%) Firewall
4 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.78%) DNS
4 3 (0.78%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.52%) LTE
5 2 (0.52%) 3G
5 2 (0.52%) HTTP
5 2 (0.52%) ATM
5 2 (0.52%) SSH
5 2 (0.52%) 2G
6 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.26%) ISDN
6 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.94%) QlikView
3 17 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.12%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.56%) Oracle OWB
9 5 (1.30%) MySQL
10 4 (1.04%) DB2
10 4 (1.04%) MS Access
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.78%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.78%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.52%) Big Data
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Selenium
2 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.04%) SoapUI
3 4 (1.04%) JIRA
3 4 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.78%) Subversion
4 3 (0.78%) PVCS
4 3 (0.78%) Toad
4 3 (0.78%) MSTest
5 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.52%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (22.34%) Finance
2 25 (6.49%) Retail
3 20 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.68%) Banking
5 9 (2.34%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.82%) Advertising
7 6 (1.56%) Legal
8 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.78%) Back Office
9 3 (0.78%) Marketing
10 2 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.19%) Web Services
2 15 (3.90%) .NET
3 6 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.04%) XML
4 4 (1.04%) SOAP
5 3 (0.78%) jQuery
6 2 (0.52%) WCF
6 2 (0.52%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.52%) Middleware
6 2 (0.52%) HTML
6 2 (0.52%) Ajax
6 2 (0.52%) LAMP
7 1 (0.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.26%) XMPP
7 1 (0.26%) Spring
7 1 (0.26%) EDI
7 1 (0.26%) J2EE
7 1 (0.26%) WSDL
7 1 (0.26%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.86%) Open Source
3 9 (2.34%) NHS
4 8 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.30%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.52%) Online Games
7 2 (0.52%) AS400
8 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.26%) Wiki
8 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.95%) Windows
2 28 (7.27%) Linux
3 22 (5.71%) UNIX
4 15 (3.90%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.34%) CentOS
6 9 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.78%) HPUX
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.52%) Debian
11 1 (0.26%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (14.03%) Business Analysis
4 44 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 40 (10.39%) ITIL
6 35 (9.09%) Service Management
6 35 (9.09%) Project Management
7 30 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (6.49%) Change Management
9 22 (5.71%) Waterfall
10 21 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 21 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
11 19 (4.94%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.68%) Migration
13 17 (4.42%) Test Scripting
13 17 (4.42%) User Stories
13 17 (4.42%) Technical Analysis
14 15 (3.90%) BDD
15 14 (3.64%) Functional Testing
16 13 (3.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.51%) SQL
2 14 (3.64%) Java
3 11 (2.86%) Python
4 9 (2.34%) C#
5 7 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.56%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.04%) PHP
8 4 (1.04%) Ruby
9 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.26%) C++
10 1 (0.26%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 25 (6.49%) ISEB
2 16 (4.16%) Degree
2 16 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CISM
7 1 (0.26%) GIAC
7 1 (0.26%) CEH
7 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CISSP
7 1 (0.26%) APMP
7 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.68%) SLA
2 13 (3.38%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.12%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.86%) Puppet
3 4 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.78%) OpenView
4 3 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.26%) Graphite
5 1 (0.26%) Opsview
5 1 (0.26%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.79%) Oracle
3 20 (5.19%) Splunk
4 18 (4.68%) Red Hat
5 14 (3.64%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.82%) HP
7 6 (1.56%) Citrix
7 6 (1.56%) SAP
8 5 (1.30%) VMware
9 4 (1.04%) Postini
9 4 (1.04%) Symantec
9 4 (1.04%) Google
10 2 (0.52%) Informatica
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco
10 2 (0.52%) IBM
10 2 (0.52%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.26%) BMC
11 1 (0.26%) NetApp
11 1 (0.26%) Remedy
11 1 (0.26%) CheckPoint
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £11.00 - £12.50 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago