The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 218 172 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.10% 19.13% 19.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.57% 20.31% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 90 110
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£316 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £112 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £9.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £24.50 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
966 847 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.51% 94.22% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 447 632
Average daily rate £325 £308 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 49
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% +89.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.65 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £43.96 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Analyst
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 113 (26.65%) Finance
2 69 (16.27%) Business Analysis
3 51 (12.03%) Microsoft
4 49 (11.56%) SQL
5 48 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (10.61%) Windows
6 45 (10.61%) Retail
7 42 (9.91%) MS Excel
8 41 (9.67%) Scrum
9 40 (9.43%) ITIL
10 39 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (8.73%) Project Management
11 37 (8.73%) Service Management
12 32 (7.55%) Banking
13 31 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (6.84%) MS Office
15 28 (6.60%) Active Directory
16 27 (6.37%) Change Management
16 27 (6.37%) Migration
17 26 (6.13%) E-Commerce
18 23 (5.42%) Test Scripting
19 22 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
20 21 (4.95%) Oracle
20 21 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
21 20 (4.72%) SQL Server
21 20 (4.72%) UML
21 20 (4.72%) Windows 7
22 19 (4.48%) .NET
22 19 (4.48%) Telecoms
22 19 (4.48%) Waterfall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 16 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.89%) nginx
3 8 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (1.65%) SAS
5 6 (1.42%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.18%) CMS
6 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.94%) Apache
7 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.71%) IIS
9 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.47%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.24%) Lync
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.84%) MS Office
3 12 (2.83%) MS Project
4 10 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.94%) SPSS
8 1 (0.24%) Stata
8 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.65%) Internet
2 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.94%) LAN
3 4 (0.94%) WAN
4 3 (0.71%) Firewall
4 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.71%) SAN
5 2 (0.47%) VLAN
5 2 (0.47%) 2G
5 2 (0.47%) LTE
5 2 (0.47%) NAS
5 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.47%) SMTP
5 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.47%) 3G
6 1 (0.24%) BGP
6 1 (0.24%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.24%) MGCP
6 1 (0.24%) SCCP
6 1 (0.24%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.89%) MySQL
4 7 (1.65%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.94%) MS Access
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.94%) QlikView
6 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.71%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.24%) Essbase
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (2.83%) JIRA
1 12 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.42%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.18%) Selenium
3 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.71%) Maven
4 3 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.47%) JUnit
5 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
6 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.24%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.24%) JBehave
6 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
General
1 113 (26.65%) Finance
2 45 (10.61%) Retail
3 32 (7.55%) Banking
4 19 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.42%) Advertising
5 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.94%) Back Office
6 4 (0.94%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.48%) .NET
2 14 (3.30%) HTML
3 12 (2.83%) XML
4 8 (1.89%) CSS
4 8 (1.89%) Web Services
5 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.71%) J2EE
6 3 (0.71%) JSF
6 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.71%) jQuery
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.47%) Spring
7 2 (0.47%) WCF
7 2 (0.47%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) LAMP
8 1 (0.24%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.24%) Ajax
8 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.24%) SOAP
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.25%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.30%) NHS
3 9 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.89%) Statistics
5 5 (1.18%) Open Source
6 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.71%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.71%) IVR
8 2 (0.47%) AS400
8 2 (0.47%) Clustering
8 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.47%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.47%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.47%) Online Games
8 2 (0.47%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.61%) Windows
2 20 (4.72%) Windows 7
3 18 (4.25%) Linux
4 13 (3.07%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.83%) UNIX
6 10 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.12%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.71%) CentOS
10 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.47%) Solaris
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (16.27%) Business Analysis
2 48 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (9.67%) Scrum
4 40 (9.43%) ITIL
5 39 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (8.73%) Project Management
6 37 (8.73%) Service Management
7 31 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (6.37%) Change Management
8 27 (6.37%) Migration
9 26 (6.13%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.42%) Test Scripting
11 21 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
12 20 (4.72%) UML
13 19 (4.48%) Waterfall
14 18 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (3.77%) Service Delivery
16 15 (3.54%) Systems Analysis
16 15 (3.54%) Analytics
17 14 (3.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.56%) SQL
2 17 (4.01%) PHP
3 12 (2.83%) Java
4 11 (2.59%) C#
5 8 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.89%) VBA
5 8 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.65%) Ruby
6 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.42%) Python
8 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.94%) Perl
10 3 (0.71%) C++
10 3 (0.71%) Erlang
11 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (0.47%) C
11 2 (0.47%) Tcl
12 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (3.77%) ISEB
2 9 (2.12%) Degree
3 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MOS
6 1 (0.24%) MCDST
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.24%) CCNP
6 1 (0.24%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) CCDA
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.77%) QA
2 12 (2.83%) SLA
3 5 (1.18%) FATCA
4 4 (0.94%) COBIT
5 3 (0.71%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) WCAG
7 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.42%) Capistrano
2 6 (1.42%) Puppet
2 6 (1.42%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.24%) WSUS
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.24%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 51 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.95%) Oracle
3 8 (1.89%) JD Edwards
3 8 (1.89%) Splunk
4 6 (1.42%) HP
5 5 (1.18%) Cisco
6 4 (0.94%) SAP
7 3 (0.71%) Avaya
7 3 (0.71%) Google
7 3 (0.71%) FatWire
7 3 (0.71%) VMware
8 2 (0.47%) jBASE
8 2 (0.47%) Pega
8 2 (0.47%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.47%) Remedy
8 2 (0.47%) Unisys
8 2 (0.47%) Perforce
8 2 (0.47%) Citrix
8 2 (0.47%) BMC
8 2 (0.47%) Hyperion
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Orgtel
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Churchill Frank
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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