The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 308 291 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.55% 18.86% 25.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.10% 20.03% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 174 193
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£350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.30 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.04% -20.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £8.50 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.35 £22.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Analyst
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1532 1453 1431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.29% 94.17% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 875 698
Average daily rate £375 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 104
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 153 £350 +11.11% 92
Bradford +6 69 £288 -17.85% 21
Halifax -2 53 £425 +30.76% 13
Wakefield +2 4 £331 -19.69% 10
Huddersfield - 3 £350 - 1
Bingley - 2 £328 -
Ilkley - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 209 (32.01%) Finance
2 127 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (15.77%) SQL
4 100 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (14.70%) Business Analysis
6 85 (13.02%) Microsoft
7 83 (12.71%) Retail
8 68 (10.41%) MS Excel
9 67 (10.26%) Banking
10 56 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 56 (8.58%) SQL Server
11 53 (8.12%) ISEB
12 49 (7.50%) Windows
12 49 (7.50%) ITIL
13 47 (7.20%) MS Office
14 46 (7.04%) Oracle
15 45 (6.89%) Project Management
16 41 (6.28%) QA
17 39 (5.97%) E-Commerce
18 36 (5.51%) SharePoint
19 35 (5.36%) NHS
19 35 (5.36%) Retail Banking
20 34 (5.21%) Data Analysis
20 34 (5.21%) Workflow
21 33 (5.05%) Migration
21 33 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
21 33 (5.05%) MS Visio
21 33 (5.05%) Web Services
22 32 (4.90%) UNIX

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.29%) SAS
3 12 (1.84%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.46%) IIS
6 3 (0.46%) CMS
6 3 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.46%) Lync
6 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.31%) Node.js
7 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.15%) Apache
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 68 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 47 (7.20%) MS Office
3 33 (5.05%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.84%) MS Project
6 7 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.15%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Maximo
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.15%) BPCS
4 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.68%) LDAP
2 7 (1.07%) LAN
2 7 (1.07%) WAN
3 6 (0.92%) Firewall
4 4 (0.61%) GPRS
4 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.61%) DNS
5 3 (0.46%) SAN
5 3 (0.46%) S/MIME
5 3 (0.46%) HTTP
5 3 (0.46%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.46%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.31%) ATM
6 2 (0.31%) DHCP
7 1 (0.15%) Intranet
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) ISDN
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.45%) QlikView
4 14 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
9 5 (0.77%) MS Access
9 5 (0.77%) DB2
9 5 (0.77%) OLAP
9 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.77%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.61%) Essbase
10 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (2.30%) Selenium
1 15 (2.30%) SoapUI
2 8 (1.23%) JIRA
2 8 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.07%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.77%) MSTest
4 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.46%) Toad
5 3 (0.46%) PVCS
5 3 (0.46%) Subversion
5 3 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.46%) LoadUI
6 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.31%) JMeter
6 2 (0.31%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.31%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 209 (32.01%) Finance
2 83 (12.71%) Retail
3 67 (10.26%) Banking
4 35 (5.36%) Retail Banking
5 18 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.23%) Legal
7 7 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.92%) Advertising
9 4 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.31%) Marketing
10 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Games
11 1 (0.15%) Front Office
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.05%) Web Services
2 30 (4.59%) .NET
3 17 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.45%) XML
5 15 (2.30%) SOAP
6 6 (0.92%) WSDL
7 5 (0.77%) CSS
8 4 (0.61%) Ajax
8 4 (0.61%) WCF
8 4 (0.61%) Middleware
9 3 (0.46%) HTML
10 2 (0.31%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.31%) jQuery
10 2 (0.31%) LAMP
10 2 (0.31%) ODBC
11 1 (0.15%) EDI
11 1 (0.15%) J2EE
11 1 (0.15%) WPF
11 1 (0.15%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.36%) NHS
3 16 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.53%) Open Source
5 9 (1.38%) Credit Risk
6 7 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 6 (0.92%) User Experience
7 6 (0.92%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.77%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.46%) EPoS
10 3 (0.46%) AS400
10 3 (0.46%) Informatics
10 3 (0.46%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.46%) iPhone
11 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.31%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.31%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.50%) Windows
2 32 (4.90%) UNIX
3 31 (4.75%) Linux
4 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.23%) CentOS
7 8 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.07%) AIX
8 7 (1.07%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.92%) Android
10 3 (0.46%) HPUX
10 3 (0.46%) Solaris
10 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 96 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (14.70%) Business Analysis
3 56 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (7.50%) ITIL
5 45 (6.89%) Project Management
6 39 (5.97%) E-Commerce
7 34 (5.21%) Data Analysis
7 34 (5.21%) Workflow
8 33 (5.05%) Migration
9 32 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (4.44%) Validation
10 29 (4.44%) Change Management
11 28 (4.29%) Service Management
11 28 (4.29%) Data Modelling
12 26 (3.98%) UML
12 26 (3.98%) PRINCE2
13 25 (3.83%) Waterfall
14 24 (3.68%) Test Scripting
15 20 (3.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 103 (15.77%) SQL
2 22 (3.37%) Java
3 16 (2.45%) C#
4 12 (1.84%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.53%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.38%) Python
7 7 (1.07%) VBA
8 6 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 6 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.46%) PHP
9 3 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.46%) Ruby
9 3 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.31%) PL/1
11 1 (0.15%) Perl
11 1 (0.15%) ABAP
11 1 (0.15%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (8.12%) ISEB
2 18 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.30%) Degree
4 14 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.14%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.23%) CISSP
7 7 (1.07%) CEH
7 7 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.92%) GIAC
9 5 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.46%) CISM
12 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.15%) PMP
13 1 (0.15%) CCNA
13 1 (0.15%) CCA
13 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.15%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.28%) QA
2 24 (3.68%) SLA
3 10 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (0.77%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.68%) Puppet
3 3 (0.46%) Nagios
3 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.46%) OpenView
3 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.15%) Control-M
5 1 (0.15%) Graphite
5 1 (0.15%) Opsview
5 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.04%) Oracle
3 19 (2.91%) Splunk
3 19 (2.91%) Red Hat
4 12 (1.84%) Hyperion
5 11 (1.68%) SAP
6 9 (1.38%) HP
6 9 (1.38%) Pega
7 7 (1.07%) Citrix
8 6 (0.92%) VMware
9 5 (0.77%) Remedy
9 5 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.77%) Teradata
10 4 (0.61%) Cisco
10 4 (0.61%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.46%) Symantec
11 3 (0.46%) Informatica
11 3 (0.46%) Google
11 3 (0.46%) Postini
11 3 (0.46%) Datanomic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + non-negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago