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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 198 152 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.88% 19.87% 24.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.07% 20.94% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 79 114
Average daily rate £311 £330 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £149 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £406 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £95.10 £16.50
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
1096 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.44% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 372 462
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 100 (27.55%) Finance
2 65 (17.91%) SQL
3 50 (13.77%) Microsoft
4 48 (13.22%) Business Analysis
5 41 (11.29%) Windows
6 40 (11.02%) MS Excel
7 37 (10.19%) MS Office
7 37 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (9.37%) ISEB
10 33 (9.09%) Retail
10 33 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (8.26%) Migration
11 30 (8.26%) Project Management
12 29 (7.99%) Scrum
12 29 (7.99%) Banking
13 26 (7.16%) Data Analysis
14 25 (6.89%) CRM
15 24 (6.61%) SQL Server
15 24 (6.61%) Test Scripting
16 23 (6.34%) Oracle
16 23 (6.34%) .NET
17 21 (5.79%) SAS
17 21 (5.79%) User Stories
18 20 (5.51%) Windows 7
19 19 (5.23%) HP Quality Center
19 19 (5.23%) Change Management
20 18 (4.96%) Active Directory
20 18 (4.96%) E-Commerce
20 18 (4.96%) ITIL

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (5.79%) SAS
2 11 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.20%) nginx
4 8 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.83%) Apache
7 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.83%) CMS
8 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.55%) IIS
8 2 (0.55%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.55%) Confluence
8 2 (0.55%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 37 (10.19%) MS Office
3 14 (3.86%) MS Project
4 12 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.38%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) SPSS
7 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.55%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.93%) Internet
2 4 (1.10%) Firewall
2 4 (1.10%) LAN
2 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.10%) WAN
3 2 (0.55%) SAN
3 2 (0.55%) SMTP
3 2 (0.55%) DHCP
3 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.55%) VPN
3 2 (0.55%) DNS
3 2 (0.55%) NAS
3 2 (0.55%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.28%) FWSM
4 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.10%) MySQL
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 10 (2.75%) JIRA
2 8 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.93%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.65%) JMeter
4 6 (1.65%) LoadRunner
4 6 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.38%) Selenium
5 5 (1.38%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.83%) Maven
7 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.55%) MSTest
7 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.28%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.28%) JBehave
8 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 100 (27.55%) Finance
2 33 (9.09%) Retail
3 29 (7.99%) Banking
4 14 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.31%) Marketing
6 8 (2.20%) Legal
6 8 (2.20%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Billing
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.34%) .NET
2 10 (2.75%) HTML
3 9 (2.48%) XML
4 6 (1.65%) CSS
5 5 (1.38%) J2EE
5 5 (1.38%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.38%) Web Services
6 4 (1.10%) SOAP
7 3 (0.83%) WCF
7 3 (0.83%) XSL
7 3 (0.83%) Spring
7 3 (0.83%) JSF
8 2 (0.55%) Struts
8 2 (0.55%) JSP
8 2 (0.55%) EJB
8 2 (0.55%) jQuery
9 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.28%) Ajax
9 1 (0.28%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.03%) NHS
2 9 (2.48%) IVR
3 8 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.93%) Smart Meter
4 7 (1.93%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.38%) Statistics
5 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.10%) Open Source
7 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.55%) Clustering
8 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.29%) Windows
2 20 (5.51%) Windows 7
3 17 (4.68%) Linux
4 16 (4.41%) Windows XP
5 13 (3.58%) UNIX
6 9 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.55%) Solaris
9 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.55%) Android
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.22%) Business Analysis
2 37 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (8.26%) Migration
5 30 (8.26%) Project Management
6 29 (7.99%) Scrum
7 26 (7.16%) Data Analysis
8 25 (6.89%) CRM
9 24 (6.61%) Test Scripting
10 21 (5.79%) User Stories
11 19 (5.23%) Change Management
12 18 (4.96%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.96%) ITIL
13 17 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (3.86%) Software Testing
15 13 (3.58%) Waterfall
15 13 (3.58%) Test Strategy
16 12 (3.31%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (3.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.91%) SQL
2 16 (4.41%) Java
3 10 (2.75%) C#
4 9 (2.48%) PHP
5 8 (2.20%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.93%) Ruby
7 6 (1.65%) VBA
7 6 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.10%) Perl
9 4 (1.10%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.55%) Python
10 2 (0.55%) C
10 2 (0.55%) C++
10 2 (0.55%) Tcl
10 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (9.37%) ISEB
2 14 (3.86%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.93%) Degree
4 5 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCDST
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CCNP
7 1 (0.28%) CCNA
7 1 (0.28%) CCDA
7 1 (0.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.93%) SLA
2 6 (1.65%) QA
3 3 (0.83%) COBIT
4 2 (0.55%) FATCA
5 1 (0.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) XenApp
2 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (5.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.65%) Puppet
2 6 (1.65%) Capistrano
2 6 (1.65%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.83%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.34%) Oracle
3 12 (3.31%) Cisco
4 8 (2.20%) JD Edwards
4 8 (2.20%) Avaya
5 7 (1.93%) Genesys
5 7 (1.93%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.65%) SAP
7 5 (1.38%) Splunk
7 5 (1.38%) HP
8 3 (0.83%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) jBASE
9 2 (0.55%) FatWire
9 2 (0.55%) Cognos
9 2 (0.55%) Lotus
9 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) Juniper
9 2 (0.55%) Pega
10 1 (0.28%) Google
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