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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 153 158 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.37% 16.36% 26.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.66% 17.27% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 91 116
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£350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 19
Average hourly rate £13.88 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.58 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.00 £13.70 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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
977 915 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.74% 94.72% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 563 408
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 46
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £27.00 £110.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 79 (22.51%) Finance
2 75 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (15.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 52 (14.81%) SQL
6 51 (14.53%) Microsoft
7 45 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 43 (12.25%) ITIL
9 40 (11.40%) Windows
10 38 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (9.12%) MS Office
11 32 (9.12%) Project Management
12 29 (8.26%) SharePoint
13 28 (7.98%) Linux
13 28 (7.98%) Oracle
13 28 (7.98%) SQL Server
14 27 (7.69%) ISEB
15 26 (7.41%) Service Management
16 24 (6.84%) UNIX
17 21 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (5.98%) Change Management
17 21 (5.98%) Waterfall
18 20 (5.70%) E-Commerce
19 19 (5.41%) Red Hat
19 19 (5.41%) Splunk
20 18 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
21 17 (4.84%) Active Directory
21 17 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
21 17 (4.84%) Web Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 29 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.99%) SAS
4 6 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.85%) Lync
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.57%) IIS
7 2 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 32 (9.12%) MS Office
3 16 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.42%) MS Project
7 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.28%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) LDAP
2 6 (1.71%) LAN
2 6 (1.71%) WAN
3 4 (1.14%) GPRS
3 4 (1.14%) Firewall
4 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.85%) SAN
4 3 (0.85%) DNS
4 3 (0.85%) S/MIME
5 2 (0.57%) ATM
5 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.57%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.28%) SSH
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.28%) ISDN
6 1 (0.28%) DHCP
6 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.27%) QlikView
4 10 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.85%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.71%) Oracle OWB
7 5 (1.42%) DB2
8 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.14%) MS Access
9 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.85%) MySQL
10 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.57%) Big Data
10 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Selenium
2 5 (1.42%) SoapUI
2 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.14%) JIRA
4 3 (0.85%) MSTest
4 3 (0.85%) Subversion
4 3 (0.85%) PVCS
5 2 (0.57%) Toad
5 2 (0.57%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
General
1 79 (22.51%) Finance
2 16 (4.56%) Banking
3 15 (4.27%) Retail
4 14 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.99%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.71%) Advertising
6 6 (1.71%) Legal
7 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.84%) Web Services
2 13 (3.70%) .NET
3 5 (1.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.42%) SOAP
4 2 (0.57%) XML
4 2 (0.57%) HTML
4 2 (0.57%) WSDL
4 2 (0.57%) Middleware
4 2 (0.57%) Ajax
4 2 (0.57%) LAMP
4 2 (0.57%) jQuery
4 2 (0.57%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) Memcached
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.28%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.28%) WCF
5 1 (0.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.56%) Open Source
2 9 (2.56%) NHS
3 7 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.42%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.14%) User Experience
6 3 (0.85%) AS400
7 2 (0.57%) Statistics
7 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.28%) Informatics
8 1 (0.28%) Wiki
8 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.28%) Online Games
8 1 (0.28%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.28%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.40%) Windows
2 28 (7.98%) Linux
3 24 (6.84%) UNIX
4 11 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.28%) CentOS
6 7 (1.99%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.99%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.85%) AIX
7 3 (0.85%) HPUX
7 3 (0.85%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (15.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 43 (12.25%) ITIL
5 38 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (9.12%) Project Management
7 26 (7.41%) Service Management
8 21 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (5.98%) Change Management
8 21 (5.98%) Waterfall
9 20 (5.70%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (4.56%) Data Modelling
12 15 (4.27%) Test Scripting
12 15 (4.27%) User Stories
12 15 (4.27%) CRM
13 14 (3.99%) Incident Management
13 14 (3.99%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.99%) BDD
14 13 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.81%) SQL
2 13 (3.70%) Java
3 9 (2.56%) Python
4 7 (1.99%) C#
5 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.85%) Ruby
7 3 (0.85%) PHP
8 2 (0.57%) VBA
8 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 27 (7.69%) ISEB
2 16 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.99%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.70%) Degree
5 7 (1.99%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.42%) GIAC
6 5 (1.42%) CEH
6 5 (1.42%) CISSP
7 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) APMP
9 1 (0.28%) CISM
9 1 (0.28%) MCTS
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.27%) SLA
2 11 (3.13%) QA
3 6 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.13%) Puppet
2 9 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.85%) Nagios
3 3 (0.85%) OpenView
4 1 (0.28%) Graphite
4 1 (0.28%) Opsview
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.98%) Oracle
3 19 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 19 (5.41%) Splunk
4 12 (3.42%) Hyperion
5 7 (1.99%) Citrix
5 7 (1.99%) SAP
6 6 (1.71%) HP
7 4 (1.14%) VMware
8 3 (0.85%) Postini
8 3 (0.85%) Google
8 3 (0.85%) Symantec
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Informatica
10 1 (0.28%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.28%) hybris
10 1 (0.28%) Tealeaf
10 1 (0.28%) Polycom
10 1 (0.28%) Tandberg
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