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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 174 192 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.68% 20.02% 26.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.01% 21.10% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 131
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.05 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £90.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
1023 910 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.16% 94.89% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 530 493
Average daily rate £348 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 37
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 November 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 21 November 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 94 (23.27%) Finance
2 76 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (13.61%) Microsoft
5 53 (13.12%) MS Excel
6 51 (12.62%) SQL
6 51 (12.62%) Business Analysis
7 48 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (11.63%) Windows
8 47 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 40 (9.90%) ITIL
10 34 (8.42%) Service Management
10 34 (8.42%) Retail
11 32 (7.92%) Project Management
12 31 (7.67%) MS Office
13 30 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (7.18%) Active Directory
15 27 (6.68%) Banking
15 27 (6.68%) ISEB
15 27 (6.68%) SQL Server
15 27 (6.68%) SharePoint
16 26 (6.44%) Test Scripting
17 25 (6.19%) Linux
17 25 (6.19%) Migration
18 24 (5.94%) Oracle
19 23 (5.69%) Data Modelling
20 21 (5.20%) Telecoms
20 21 (5.20%) Systems Analysis
21 20 (4.95%) E-Commerce
21 20 (4.95%) QlikView

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.99%) Lync
4 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.99%) SAS
4 4 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.50%) CMS
5 2 (0.50%) IIS
5 2 (0.50%) Apache
5 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.50%) Node.js
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 53 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.67%) MS Office
3 9 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.98%) MS Project
4 8 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.99%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) BPCS
3 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.23%) LDAP
2 4 (0.99%) S/MIME
2 4 (0.99%) SAN
2 4 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (0.99%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.74%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.74%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) 3G
4 2 (0.50%) Firewall
4 2 (0.50%) 2G
4 2 (0.50%) SSH
4 2 (0.50%) LTE
4 2 (0.50%) LAN
4 2 (0.50%) WAN
4 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.95%) QlikView
3 16 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.72%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.73%) MySQL
8 4 (0.99%) MS Access
9 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.74%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (2.48%) Selenium
2 6 (1.49%) JIRA
3 5 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.99%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.74%) MSTest
5 3 (0.74%) Toad
5 3 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.50%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.50%) JUnit
6 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.25%) RequisitePro
General
1 94 (23.27%) Finance
2 34 (8.42%) Retail
3 27 (6.68%) Banking
4 21 (5.20%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.72%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.49%) Advertising
7 5 (1.24%) Back Office
8 4 (0.99%) Marketing
9 3 (0.74%) Legal
9 3 (0.74%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.47%) .NET
2 10 (2.48%) Web Services
3 6 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.24%) XML
5 4 (0.99%) SOAP
6 3 (0.74%) LAMP
6 3 (0.74%) jQuery
7 2 (0.50%) WCF
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) Memcached
8 1 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.25%) WPF
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (0.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.25%) Spring
8 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.23%) NHS
3 8 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.73%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.99%) AS400
7 3 (0.74%) Online Games
7 3 (0.74%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.74%) Open Source
8 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.50%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.50%) iSeries
8 2 (0.50%) User Experience
9 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Wiki
9 1 (0.25%) Statistics
9 1 (0.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.63%) Windows
2 25 (6.19%) Linux
3 15 (3.71%) UNIX
3 15 (3.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.23%) CentOS
7 8 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.50%) Debian
10 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) HPUX
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (12.62%) Business Analysis
3 48 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 40 (9.90%) ITIL
6 34 (8.42%) Service Management
7 32 (7.92%) Project Management
8 30 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (6.44%) Test Scripting
10 25 (6.19%) Migration
11 23 (5.69%) Data Modelling
12 21 (5.20%) Systems Analysis
13 20 (4.95%) E-Commerce
14 19 (4.70%) Change Management
15 17 (4.21%) Waterfall
15 17 (4.21%) Technical Analysis
16 16 (3.96%) Scrum
17 15 (3.71%) CRM
17 15 (3.71%) Functional Testing
18 14 (3.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.62%) SQL
2 13 (3.22%) Java
3 11 (2.72%) Python
4 10 (2.48%) C#
5 7 (1.73%) PHP
6 5 (1.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.99%) Ruby
8 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.50%) VBA
9 2 (0.50%) Erlang
10 1 (0.25%) LINC
10 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (6.68%) ISEB
2 17 (4.21%) Degree
3 12 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CISM
8 1 (0.25%) GIAC
8 1 (0.25%) CEH
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.46%) QA
2 17 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.71%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.72%) Puppet
3 4 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.74%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 55 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.94%) Oracle
3 17 (4.21%) Splunk
4 16 (3.96%) Red Hat
5 14 (3.47%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.73%) SAP
6 7 (1.73%) HP
7 6 (1.49%) Citrix
7 6 (1.49%) VMware
8 5 (1.24%) Google
9 4 (0.99%) Postini
9 4 (0.99%) Symantec
10 3 (0.74%) Informatica
11 2 (0.50%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.50%) Unisys
11 2 (0.50%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.50%) Remedy
11 2 (0.50%) BMC
12 1 (0.25%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.25%) Cisco
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