The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 75 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 14 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 1.57% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.66% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
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£300 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £36.07 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.27% +132.67%
Senior 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
1077 1022 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.43% 94.63% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 642 344
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 37
Average hourly rate £12.42 £16.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £29.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
4 11 (32.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (32.35%) MS Visio
4 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 9 (26.47%) ISEB
6 9 (26.47%) Project Management
6 9 (26.47%) Change Management
7 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
7 8 (23.53%) Change Control
7 8 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (23.53%) RAD
8 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.76%) MS Office
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) Advertising
11 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
12 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Visio
1 11 (32.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Advertising
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
4 9 (26.47%) Change Management
5 8 (23.53%) RAD
5 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) Change Control
6 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) BDD
10 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
2 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle