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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 198 175 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.02% 19.98% 24.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.00% 21.03% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 89 143
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £117 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £135.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.45%
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
900 832 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.00% 94.98% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 458 551
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 38
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £17.50
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 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 30 September 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 30 September 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 101 (24.11%) Finance
2 91 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (15.27%) Business Analysis
4 61 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (12.17%) MS Excel
7 48 (11.46%) Microsoft
8 45 (10.74%) SQL
9 43 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (9.79%) ITIL
10 41 (9.79%) Windows
11 38 (9.07%) Project Management
11 38 (9.07%) Service Management
11 38 (9.07%) Retail
12 30 (7.16%) Scrum
13 29 (6.92%) Test Scripting
14 28 (6.68%) Banking
14 28 (6.68%) Active Directory
15 27 (6.44%) Migration
16 26 (6.21%) SQL Server
16 26 (6.21%) MS Office
17 25 (5.97%) E-Commerce
18 24 (5.73%) QA
19 22 (5.25%) SharePoint
19 22 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (5.01%) Change Management
21 20 (4.77%) Telecoms
21 20 (4.77%) GAP Analysis
21 20 (4.77%) Linux
21 20 (4.77%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (0.95%) CMS
3 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (0.95%) Lync
3 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.72%) Apache
4 3 (0.72%) SAS
5 2 (0.48%) IIS
5 2 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) WordPress
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 51 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.21%) MS Office
3 9 (2.15%) MS Project
3 9 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) Stata
7 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.95%) LDAP
1 4 (0.95%) S/MIME
1 4 (0.95%) Internet
1 4 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (0.95%) Unified Communications
2 3 (0.72%) SAN
3 2 (0.48%) 3G
3 2 (0.48%) Firewall
3 2 (0.48%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.48%) 2G
3 2 (0.48%) LAN
3 2 (0.48%) WAN
3 2 (0.48%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) LTE
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.24%) DHCP
4 1 (0.24%) SSH
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.58%) QlikView
4 9 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.67%) MySQL
5 7 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.43%) MS Access
6 6 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.72%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (2.15%) Selenium
2 6 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.43%) JIRA
3 4 (0.95%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.72%) Maven
4 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.72%) MSTest
4 3 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.48%) JUnit
5 2 (0.48%) Toad
5 2 (0.48%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.24%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.24%) JBehave
6 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 101 (24.11%) Finance
2 38 (9.07%) Retail
3 28 (6.68%) Banking
4 20 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.43%) Back Office
7 5 (1.19%) Advertising
8 4 (0.95%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Games
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.63%) Web Services
2 9 (2.15%) .NET
3 8 (1.91%) HTML
4 6 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.43%) XML
5 5 (1.19%) CSS
6 3 (0.72%) SOAP
6 3 (0.72%) jQuery
7 2 (0.48%) WCF
7 2 (0.48%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.48%) Middleware
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.24%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.24%) LAMP
8 1 (0.24%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
8 1 (0.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.06%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.58%) NHS
4 7 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.19%) Smart Meter
6 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.72%) Open Source
7 3 (0.72%) Statistics
8 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.48%) iSeries
8 2 (0.48%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.48%) Online Games
8 2 (0.48%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.48%) AS400
8 2 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.79%) Windows
2 20 (4.77%) Linux
3 16 (3.82%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.86%) UNIX
5 10 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.91%) CentOS
6 8 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.19%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) HPUX
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.27%) Business Analysis
3 55 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (9.79%) ITIL
6 38 (9.07%) Project Management
6 38 (9.07%) Service Management
7 30 (7.16%) Scrum
8 29 (6.92%) Test Scripting
9 27 (6.44%) Migration
10 25 (5.97%) E-Commerce
11 22 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.01%) Change Management
13 20 (4.77%) GAP Analysis
14 19 (4.53%) Data Modelling
14 19 (4.53%) UML
15 17 (4.06%) Functional Testing
16 16 (3.82%) User Stories
16 16 (3.82%) Systems Analysis
17 15 (3.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.74%) SQL
2 16 (3.82%) PHP
3 10 (2.39%) Java
4 9 (2.15%) C#
5 6 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.43%) Python
6 5 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.95%) VBA
7 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.72%) Erlang
9 2 (0.48%) Ruby
9 2 (0.48%) Perl
9 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.24%) VB
10 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.24%) LINC
10 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (4.53%) ISEB
2 14 (3.34%) Degree
3 13 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.24%) CISM
6 1 (0.24%) GIAC
6 1 (0.24%) CEH
6 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.73%) QA
2 13 (3.10%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) FATCA
3 3 (0.72%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (6.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.77%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.43%) Puppet
3 4 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.72%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.77%) Oracle
3 11 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 11 (2.63%) Splunk
4 8 (1.91%) Hyperion
5 7 (1.67%) HP
6 6 (1.43%) SAP
7 5 (1.19%) Google
8 4 (0.95%) Postini
8 4 (0.95%) VMware
8 4 (0.95%) Citrix
8 4 (0.95%) Symantec
9 3 (0.72%) Informatica
9 3 (0.72%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.48%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.48%) Remedy
10 2 (0.48%) Avaya
10 2 (0.48%) BMC
10 2 (0.48%) Unisys
10 2 (0.48%) Business Objects
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