The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 71 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
983 840 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.53% 94.28% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 449 632
Average daily rate £325 £311 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 47
Average hourly rate £13.20 £29.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% +93.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £10.65 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Functional Analyst
West Yorkshire

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Functional Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) NHS
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) QA

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects