The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 348 307 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.40% 23.22% 27.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.85% 24.54% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 169 270
Average daily rate £317 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £8.76 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.00 £50.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1669 1251 1682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.03% 94.63% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 619 867
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 74
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Analyst
Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 199 £311 -4.96% 68
Halifax +1 60 £320 -10.17% 15
Bradford -1 28 £320 +6.66% 15
Wakefield -1 5 £360 - 2
Huddersfield -5 2 - -
Bingley - 2 £450 -
Pudsey - 1 £325 -
Wetherby - - - -
Batley - - - -
Elland - - - - 1
Mirfield - - - -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 231 (35.98%) Finance
2 113 (17.60%) Banking
3 112 (17.45%) SQL
4 105 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 104 (16.20%) Retail
6 74 (11.53%) Business Analysis
7 71 (11.06%) Microsoft
8 67 (10.44%) MS Excel
9 61 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 59 (9.19%) ISEB
11 57 (8.88%) Windows
12 55 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
13 53 (8.26%) MS Office
14 51 (7.94%) Retail Banking
15 49 (7.63%) Test Scripting
16 46 (7.17%) Data Analysis
17 45 (7.01%) Project Management
18 44 (6.85%) Migration
19 41 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
20 39 (6.07%) Change Management
21 37 (5.76%) Scrum
22 36 (5.61%) Oracle
22 36 (5.61%) ISTQB
23 35 (5.45%) SQL Server
24 33 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
25 32 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
26 28 (4.36%) MS Project
27 27 (4.21%) Active Directory
28 26 (4.05%) CRM
28 26 (4.05%) Software Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (3.89%) SAS
2 17 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (1.25%) nginx
6 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.47%) IIS
8 3 (0.47%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.47%) Apache
8 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.31%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.31%) Confluence
9 2 (0.31%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 67 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 53 (8.26%) MS Office
3 33 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (4.36%) MS Project
5 17 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.09%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) CATIA
8 1 (0.16%) Stata
8 1 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 10 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.62%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.16%) Maximo
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.56%) Firewall
2 7 (1.09%) Internet
3 6 (0.93%) ATM
4 5 (0.78%) LAN
4 5 (0.78%) WAN
4 5 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.78%) VPN
5 4 (0.62%) DNS
5 4 (0.62%) DHCP
5 4 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.62%) FWSM
6 3 (0.47%) VLAN
6 3 (0.47%) SMTP
6 3 (0.47%) FTP
6 3 (0.47%) SAN
7 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.31%) VoIP
7 2 (0.31%) NAS
8 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.18%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.62%) MySQL
7 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.47%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.31%) QlikView
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.16%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (1.87%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.71%) LoadRunner
3 10 (1.56%) JIRA
4 7 (1.09%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.93%) JMeter
5 6 (0.93%) Selenium
5 6 (0.93%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.78%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.47%) Maven
8 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.31%) MSTest
8 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
General
1 231 (35.98%) Finance
2 113 (17.60%) Banking
3 104 (16.20%) Retail
4 51 (7.94%) Retail Banking
5 15 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.18%) Marketing
7 13 (2.02%) Legal
8 8 (1.25%) Back Office
9 7 (1.09%) Advertising
10 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Billing
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.74%) .NET
2 12 (1.87%) XML
3 11 (1.71%) HTML
3 11 (1.71%) Web Services
4 8 (1.25%) CSS
5 6 (0.93%) SOAP
6 5 (0.78%) J2EE
6 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.62%) XSL
8 3 (0.47%) Spring
8 3 (0.47%) JSF
8 3 (0.47%) WCF
9 2 (0.31%) jQuery
9 2 (0.31%) EJB
9 2 (0.31%) Struts
9 2 (0.31%) JSP
10 1 (0.16%) Ajax
10 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.16%) LAMP
10 1 (0.16%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (3.27%) NHS
2 13 (2.02%) Mobile App
3 11 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.40%) IVR
5 7 (1.09%) Smart Meter
5 7 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 6 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.93%) Statistics
7 5 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.62%) Open Source
8 4 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.47%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.47%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.31%) Informatics
10 2 (0.31%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.31%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.31%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.88%) Windows
2 22 (3.43%) Windows 7
3 21 (3.27%) UNIX
4 20 (3.12%) Windows XP
5 17 (2.65%) Linux
6 12 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.62%) Android
9 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 2 (0.31%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (11.53%) Business Analysis
3 61 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (7.63%) Test Scripting
5 46 (7.17%) Data Analysis
6 45 (7.01%) Project Management
7 44 (6.85%) Migration
8 41 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (6.07%) Change Management
10 37 (5.76%) Scrum
11 32 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (4.05%) CRM
12 26 (4.05%) Software Testing
13 22 (3.43%) E-Commerce
14 21 (3.27%) ITIL
14 21 (3.27%) UML
14 21 (3.27%) User Stories
15 17 (2.65%) Change Control
15 17 (2.65%) Test Strategy
16 16 (2.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 112 (17.45%) SQL
2 19 (2.96%) Java
3 16 (2.49%) PL/SQL
4 12 (1.87%) T-SQL
5 10 (1.56%) C#
6 8 (1.25%) PHP
7 7 (1.09%) VBA
8 6 (0.93%) Ruby
8 6 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.78%) VB
9 5 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.62%) Perl
10 4 (0.62%) C
10 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.31%) AWK
11 2 (0.31%) Korn
11 2 (0.31%) Python
11 2 (0.31%) Tcl
11 2 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (9.19%) ISEB
2 36 (5.61%) ISTQB
3 11 (1.71%) Degree
4 8 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.47%) CCNP
7 3 (0.47%) CCNA
8 2 (0.31%) CISSP
8 2 (0.31%) CISA
8 2 (0.31%) CISM
8 2 (0.31%) GIAC
9 1 (0.16%) MOS
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.16%) MCDST
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.89%) QA
2 9 (1.40%) SLA
3 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.47%) COBIT
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.31%) FATCA
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) FINREP
6 1 (0.16%) WCAG
6 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) XenApp
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.93%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.93%) Puppet
2 6 (0.93%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 71 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.61%) Oracle
3 21 (3.27%) Business Objects
4 20 (3.12%) Cisco
5 17 (2.65%) HP
6 12 (1.87%) SAP
6 12 (1.87%) VMware
7 9 (1.40%) Avaya
8 8 (1.25%) Genesys
8 8 (1.25%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.78%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.78%) Remedy
9 5 (0.78%) Splunk
10 4 (0.62%) Juniper
11 3 (0.47%) Lotus
11 3 (0.47%) Symantec
12 2 (0.31%) BT
12 2 (0.31%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.31%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.31%) FatWire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £305 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £9.5 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £280 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg market rates
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £349 per day
Posted: 22 days ago