The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 73 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.90% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.41% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 6
Average daily rate
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£298 £363 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.93% +48.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £308 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £389 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +38.88%
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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
831 704 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.52% 78.57% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 406 461
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.60 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MS Access
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) SAS
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Customer Insight
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) MI Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) MI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Insight
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos