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 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 304 224 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.64% 19.26% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.44% 20.90% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 168 81
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£350 £323 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £13.65 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £82.25 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
1418 1072 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.60% 92.18% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 750 418
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 28
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.00 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 June 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 30 June 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 136 (27.20%) Finance
2 96 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 94 (18.80%) SQL
4 81 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (13.60%) Business Analysis
7 66 (13.20%) ITIL
8 63 (12.60%) Windows
9 61 (12.20%) MS Excel
10 52 (10.40%) Project Management
11 38 (7.60%) MS Office
12 35 (7.00%) Data Analysis
13 34 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (6.80%) Banking
14 33 (6.60%) Retail
14 33 (6.60%) SQL Server
15 31 (6.20%) Change Management
15 31 (6.20%) QA
16 30 (6.00%) CRM
17 29 (5.80%) SharePoint
18 28 (5.60%) SLA
19 27 (5.40%) MS Visio
20 26 (5.20%) Active Directory
20 26 (5.20%) Windows 7
20 26 (5.20%) BDD
21 25 (5.00%) Incident Management
21 25 (5.00%) Legal
22 24 (4.80%) E-Commerce
23 23 (4.60%) SAS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.60%) SAS
3 13 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.00%) IIS
5 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.60%) Node.js
6 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.40%) CMS
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.20%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.20%) Lync
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.20%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 61 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.60%) MS Office
3 27 (5.40%) MS Visio
4 21 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
6 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.80%) Firewall
2 7 (1.40%) UMTS
2 7 (1.40%) LDAP
2 7 (1.40%) GPRS
2 7 (1.40%) GSM
2 7 (1.40%) LTE
3 6 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (1.20%) 2G
3 6 (1.20%) 3G
4 3 (0.60%) LAN
4 3 (0.60%) WAN
4 3 (0.60%) Extranet
5 2 (0.40%) SSL
5 2 (0.40%) SAN
5 2 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.20%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) MPLS
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) SMTP
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.80%) MS Access
4 9 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.80%) Base SAS
5 8 (1.60%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.40%) Oracle OWB
6 7 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.80%) QlikView
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.40%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (3.40%) Selenium
2 9 (1.80%) HP UFT
3 7 (1.40%) JIRA
3 7 (1.40%) WATIR
3 7 (1.40%) Sahi
4 6 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.20%) Rational Rose
5 5 (1.00%) Ant
5 5 (1.00%) Subversion
5 5 (1.00%) Maven
6 4 (0.80%) PVCS
6 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.60%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.60%) NUnit
8 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 136 (27.20%) Finance
2 34 (6.80%) Banking
3 33 (6.60%) Retail
4 25 (5.00%) Legal
5 21 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.00%) Law
7 13 (2.60%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.40%) Marketing
9 6 (1.20%) Local Government
10 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.40%) Web Services
2 16 (3.20%) XML
3 13 (2.60%) .NET
4 8 (1.60%) RESTful
5 7 (1.40%) Application Packaging
6 6 (1.20%) J2EE
7 5 (1.00%) COM
7 5 (1.00%) Spring
8 3 (0.60%) Mustache
8 3 (0.60%) Sass
8 3 (0.60%) ODBC
9 2 (0.40%) HTML
9 2 (0.40%) CSS
9 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.40%) MDX
10 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.20%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.00%) NHS
3 18 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (0.80%) Statistics
5 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.60%) IVR
6 3 (0.60%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.40%) EPoS
7 2 (0.40%) Economics
7 2 (0.40%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.40%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.40%) iSeries
7 2 (0.40%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.60%) Windows
2 26 (5.20%) Windows 7
3 21 (4.20%) UNIX
4 13 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 10 (2.00%) Linux
6 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.00%) Solaris
8 4 (0.80%) AIX
8 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 70 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (13.60%) Business Analysis
4 66 (13.20%) ITIL
5 52 (10.40%) Project Management
6 35 (7.00%) Data Analysis
7 34 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (6.20%) Change Management
9 30 (6.00%) CRM
10 26 (5.20%) BDD
11 25 (5.00%) Incident Management
12 24 (4.80%) E-Commerce
13 22 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 21 (4.20%) Open Source
14 21 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (4.00%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.80%) Migration
17 18 (3.60%) TDD
17 18 (3.60%) Target Operating Model
18 17 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 94 (18.80%) SQL
2 23 (4.60%) Java
3 18 (3.60%) PL/SQL
4 16 (3.20%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.20%) VB
6 10 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.80%) VBA
8 7 (1.40%) Ruby
9 4 (0.80%) C#
9 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.60%) PHP
11 2 (0.40%) ABAP
11 2 (0.40%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.20%) Python
12 1 (0.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.80%) ISEB
3 17 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.40%) Degree
6 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.40%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.00%) CISSP
9 4 (0.80%) CEH
9 4 (0.80%) MCDST
9 4 (0.80%) GIAC
9 4 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.60%) MCP
10 3 (0.60%) PhD
11 2 (0.40%) CCNA
11 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.20%) MCTS
12 1 (0.20%) MCITP
12 1 (0.20%) MOS
12 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.20%) QA
2 28 (5.60%) SLA
3 11 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.20%) vCloud
4 1 (0.20%) QEMU
4 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) OpenView
2 5 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Nessus
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.00%) Oracle
3 9 (1.80%) Amdocs
4 8 (1.60%) Citrix
5 7 (1.40%) IBM
5 7 (1.40%) HP
5 7 (1.40%) Splunk
6 6 (1.20%) Computacenter
7 5 (1.00%) VMware
7 5 (1.00%) Sun
8 4 (0.80%) Cisco
8 4 (0.80%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.60%) KANA
9 3 (0.60%) Tableau
9 3 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.60%) Siebel
10 2 (0.40%) SAP
10 2 (0.40%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.40%) Capita
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