The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 71 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 4 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.91% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.14% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-56.52% +155.55%
Analytics
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
781 699 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.41% 79.79% 77.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 386 475
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 12
Average hourly rate £11.43 £45.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.10 £28.40 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Leeds region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Leeds region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SPSS
4 3 (18.75%) PMP
4 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Online Games
5 2 (12.50%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) Statistics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Games
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) SAS

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) MI Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Research Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAS BI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Content Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Online Games
1 2 (12.50%) Statistics
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Cluster Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) CHAID
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PMP
1 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix