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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 358 309 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.79% 20.92% 26.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.43% 22.28% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 157 293
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
1528 1387 1793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.00% 93.91% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 751 960
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 65 77
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 0 199 £300 -2.43% 73
Halifax +1 60 £425 +28.78% 18
Bradford 0 49 £288 -3.36% 5
Huddersfield +3 13 £235 -10.47% 4
Wakefield -1 9 £120 -62.38% 7
Bingley - 2 £344 -
Batley - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Brighouse - - - - 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Dewsbury - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 238 (33.01%) Finance
2 119 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 110 (15.26%) Business Analysis
4 107 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (14.42%) SQL
6 94 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 87 (12.07%) Retail
8 82 (11.37%) Banking
9 76 (10.54%) Microsoft
10 74 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 60 (8.32%) Windows
11 60 (8.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 51 (7.07%) Test Scripting
13 49 (6.80%) ISEB
14 48 (6.66%) SQL Server
14 48 (6.66%) Project Management
15 47 (6.52%) QA
16 46 (6.38%) ITIL
16 46 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
18 43 (5.96%) Active Directory
18 43 (5.96%) Migration
19 42 (5.83%) Data Analysis
20 41 (5.69%) HP Quality Center
21 40 (5.55%) Service Management
22 38 (5.27%) NHS
22 38 (5.27%) Oracle
23 35 (4.85%) Scrum
24 33 (4.58%) MS Office
25 31 (4.30%) SAS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (4.30%) SAS
2 27 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.83%) CMS
5 4 (0.55%) Lync
5 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.42%) Apache
7 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.28%) nginx
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.14%) IIS
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.58%) MS Office
3 15 (2.08%) MS Project
3 15 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.80%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.69%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Stata
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.11%) Internet
2 7 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (0.97%) LAN
2 7 (0.97%) WAN
3 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.55%) VLAN
3 4 (0.55%) MPLS
3 4 (0.55%) HTTP
3 4 (0.55%) VoIP
3 4 (0.55%) S/MIME
3 4 (0.55%) Firewall
4 3 (0.42%) PuTTY
4 3 (0.42%) SAN
5 2 (0.28%) LTE
5 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.28%) LDAP
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
5 2 (0.28%) 3G
5 2 (0.28%) ATM
5 2 (0.28%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.08%) QlikView
4 13 (1.80%) MS Access
5 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.83%) MySQL
9 5 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.69%) Xcelsius
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 16 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (1.94%) Selenium
3 12 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.97%) JIRA
5 6 (0.83%) SoapUI
5 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.69%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.69%) MSTest
7 4 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.42%) Toad
8 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.42%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.42%) Maven
8 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.28%) JUnit
9 2 (0.28%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.14%) ERwin
10 1 (0.14%) RequisitePro
10 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 238 (33.01%) Finance
2 87 (12.07%) Retail
3 82 (11.37%) Banking
4 25 (3.47%) Retail Banking
5 23 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.39%) Back Office
7 5 (0.69%) Advertising
8 4 (0.55%) Billing
8 4 (0.55%) Legal
9 3 (0.42%) Marketing
10 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.28%) French Language
10 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.28%) Games
10 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.14%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.61%) Web Services
2 21 (2.91%) XML
3 18 (2.50%) .NET
4 10 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.25%) HTML
6 8 (1.11%) SOAP
7 5 (0.69%) CSS
8 3 (0.42%) XSLT
8 3 (0.42%) J2EE
8 3 (0.42%) WCF
8 3 (0.42%) Ajax
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.28%) Drools
9 2 (0.28%) jQuery
9 2 (0.28%) ODBC
9 2 (0.28%) Middleware
9 2 (0.28%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.14%) LAMP
10 1 (0.14%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.14%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 94 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.27%) NHS
3 23 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.94%) Credit Risk
5 11 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.83%) Smart Meter
7 6 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 6 (0.83%) User Experience
7 6 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.55%) Statistics
9 4 (0.55%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.55%) STB
9 4 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.42%) EPoS
10 3 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.42%) Open Source
11 2 (0.28%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.32%) Windows
2 19 (2.64%) Linux
3 15 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 13 (1.80%) UNIX
5 11 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.11%) CentOS
6 8 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.42%) Android
9 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.28%) Debian
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 110 (15.26%) Business Analysis
3 107 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (8.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 51 (7.07%) Test Scripting
6 48 (6.66%) Project Management
7 46 (6.38%) ITIL
7 46 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (5.96%) Migration
9 42 (5.83%) Data Analysis
10 40 (5.55%) Service Management
11 35 (4.85%) Scrum
12 31 (4.30%) Change Management
13 28 (3.88%) E-Commerce
14 26 (3.61%) Data Modelling
15 24 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
15 24 (3.33%) Waterfall
15 24 (3.33%) UML
16 23 (3.19%) GAP Analysis
17 21 (2.91%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 104 (14.42%) SQL
2 16 (2.22%) PHP
3 15 (2.08%) Java
3 15 (2.08%) VBA
4 11 (1.53%) C#
5 8 (1.11%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (0.97%) Python
7 6 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.42%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.42%) Erlang
10 2 (0.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.28%) Ruby
10 2 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) C++
11 1 (0.14%) VB
11 1 (0.14%) LINC
Qualifications
1 49 (6.80%) ISEB
2 24 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 20 (2.77%) Degree
4 13 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.55%) CCNA
6 4 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CISSP
8 2 (0.28%) GCIA
8 2 (0.28%) GCIH
9 1 (0.14%) GIAC
9 1 (0.14%) CCSA
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) CCSE
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.52%) QA
2 20 (2.77%) SLA
3 11 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.55%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.42%) FATCA
6 1 (0.14%) COREP
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) Basel III
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (5.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (5.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.69%) Puppet
3 4 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.42%) Nagios
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.14%) MOM
6 1 (0.14%) WSUS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 76 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.27%) Oracle
3 20 (2.77%) HP
4 11 (1.53%) VMware
4 11 (1.53%) Business Objects
4 11 (1.53%) SAP
4 11 (1.53%) Red Hat
4 11 (1.53%) Remedy
5 10 (1.39%) Splunk
6 8 (1.11%) Hyperion
7 6 (0.83%) Cisco
7 6 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 6 (0.83%) Teradata
8 5 (0.69%) Google
9 4 (0.55%) Postini
9 4 (0.55%) Symantec
9 4 (0.55%) Citrix
9 4 (0.55%) Datanomic
9 4 (0.55%) Talend
10 3 (0.42%) Avaya
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 160-170 Per Day + LImited worker benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago