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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 434 336 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.73% 19.12% 21.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.69% 20.54% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 237 155
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£331 £319 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -2.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 21
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £8.50 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.69 £74.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
1832 1636 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.74% 93.11% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1078 635
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 64 70
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.33 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.02% +2.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 0 257 £325 +4.83% 79
Bradford +1 78 £325 +1.56% 16
Halifax +2 44 £365 +14.06% 13
Wakefield +1 6 £125 -65.27% 4
Huddersfield +5 3 £425 - 1
Bingley 0 2 £293 -34.88%
Dewsbury - 2 - - 1
Castleford - 1 £275 -
Keighley - 1 £275 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 281 (37.22%) Finance
2 153 (20.26%) SQL
3 147 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 128 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (15.89%) Microsoft
7 103 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 91 (12.05%) MS Excel
9 70 (9.27%) ITIL
9 70 (9.27%) SQL Server
10 67 (8.87%) Project Management
11 64 (8.48%) Banking
11 64 (8.48%) Retail
12 63 (8.34%) Windows
13 57 (7.55%) MS Office
14 56 (7.42%) Change Management
15 53 (7.02%) MS Visio
16 52 (6.89%) ISEB
16 52 (6.89%) QA
17 49 (6.49%) Web Services
18 48 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
18 48 (6.36%) Waterfall
19 47 (6.23%) Data Analysis
20 46 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
21 44 (5.83%) E-Commerce
22 41 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
23 39 (5.17%) Oracle
24 37 (4.90%) NHS
25 36 (4.77%) .NET
25 36 (4.77%) Legal

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 34 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.24%) SAS
3 13 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.53%) IIS
5 4 (0.53%) Node.js
6 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.40%) CMS
7 2 (0.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.13%) Lync
8 1 (0.13%) Drupal
8 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 91 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 57 (7.55%) MS Office
3 53 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 35 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.46%) MS Project
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) FastStats
7 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Maximo
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.13%) BPCS
4 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.85%) LAN
2 13 (1.72%) WAN
3 12 (1.59%) GPRS
4 8 (1.06%) Firewall
4 8 (1.06%) GSM
4 8 (1.06%) UMTS
4 8 (1.06%) LTE
5 7 (0.93%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (0.93%) LDAP
5 7 (0.93%) 3G
5 7 (0.93%) 2G
6 6 (0.79%) MPLS
6 6 (0.79%) VoIP
6 6 (0.79%) VLAN
7 5 (0.66%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (0.66%) Internet
8 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.53%) DNS
9 3 (0.40%) WebEx
9 3 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.72%) MS Access
5 13 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
6 8 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.93%) QlikView
8 6 (0.79%) DB2
8 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.79%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.66%) OLAP
10 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.53%) Base SAS
10 4 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 14 (1.85%) Selenium
2 11 (1.46%) SoapUI
2 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.46%) JIRA
3 10 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 8 (1.06%) Subversion
5 7 (0.93%) PVCS
6 6 (0.79%) JMeter
6 6 (0.79%) Sahi
6 6 (0.79%) WATIR
6 6 (0.79%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.53%) Ant
7 4 (0.53%) Maven
7 4 (0.53%) LoadUI
7 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.26%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 281 (37.22%) Finance
2 64 (8.48%) Banking
2 64 (8.48%) Retail
3 36 (4.77%) Legal
4 27 (3.58%) Retail Banking
5 14 (1.85%) Law
6 13 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.93%) Advertising
9 6 (0.79%) Marketing
10 5 (0.66%) Back Office
11 4 (0.53%) Local Government
12 3 (0.40%) Billing
12 3 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.26%) Publishing
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.49%) Web Services
2 36 (4.77%) .NET
3 27 (3.58%) XML
4 14 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.46%) CSS
6 8 (1.06%) SOAP
7 6 (0.79%) RESTful
7 6 (0.79%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.66%) WSDL
8 5 (0.66%) HTML
8 5 (0.66%) COM
9 4 (0.53%) Middleware
9 4 (0.53%) J2EE
9 4 (0.53%) Spring
10 3 (0.40%) Mustache
10 3 (0.40%) Sass
10 3 (0.40%) WCF
10 3 (0.40%) EDI
11 2 (0.26%) LAMP
11 2 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.90%) NHS
3 28 (3.71%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.31%) Open Source
5 13 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.72%) Credit Risk
6 6 (0.79%) Statistics
7 5 (0.66%) User Experience
8 4 (0.53%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.40%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.40%) AS400
10 2 (0.26%) Replication
10 2 (0.26%) GIS
10 2 (0.26%) iSeries
10 2 (0.26%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.26%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.26%) iPhone
10 2 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.34%) Windows
2 31 (4.11%) UNIX
3 24 (3.18%) Windows 7
4 18 (2.38%) Linux
5 12 (1.59%) Android
6 10 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.19%) AIX
8 8 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.53%) Solaris
10 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.26%) HPUX
11 2 (0.26%) CentOS
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 128 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 70 (9.27%) ITIL
5 67 (8.87%) Project Management
6 56 (7.42%) Change Management
7 48 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (6.36%) Waterfall
8 47 (6.23%) Data Analysis
9 46 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 44 (5.83%) E-Commerce
11 32 (4.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 31 (4.11%) Workflow
13 30 (3.97%) BDD
14 29 (3.84%) Service Management
14 29 (3.84%) SOA
15 28 (3.71%) Validation
15 28 (3.71%) Scrum
16 25 (3.31%) Data Modelling
16 25 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 153 (20.26%) SQL
2 32 (4.24%) T-SQL
3 22 (2.91%) Java
4 19 (2.52%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.25%) Shell Script
6 15 (1.99%) C#
6 15 (1.99%) VBA
7 14 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.32%) VB
9 8 (1.06%) Ruby
10 6 (0.79%) Python
11 5 (0.66%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 4 (0.53%) PHP
12 4 (0.53%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.26%) ABAP
13 2 (0.26%) PL/1
13 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.13%) R
14 1 (0.13%) VBScript
14 1 (0.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (6.89%) ISEB
2 21 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.06%) CCNA
6 7 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.93%) Degree
6 7 (0.93%) CISSP
6 7 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.66%) CEH
8 5 (0.66%) GIAC
9 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MCDST
11 1 (0.13%) APMP
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.89%) QA
2 35 (4.64%) SLA
3 10 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.26%) COREP
8 1 (0.13%) FATCA
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 27 (3.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) QEMU
3 1 (0.13%) KVM
3 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.19%) OpenView
2 8 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.79%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.40%) Control-M
6 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.26%) WSUS
7 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.13%) Opsview
7 1 (0.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 120 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.17%) Oracle
3 13 (1.72%) Cisco
4 11 (1.46%) Splunk
4 11 (1.46%) SAP
4 11 (1.46%) VMware
5 10 (1.32%) Amdocs
6 9 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.19%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.06%) HP
8 6 (0.79%) Pega
9 5 (0.66%) IBM
9 5 (0.66%) Citrix
10 4 (0.53%) Sun
10 4 (0.53%) Tableau
11 3 (0.40%) F5
11 3 (0.40%) LANDesk
11 3 (0.40%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.40%) Symantec
11 3 (0.40%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: From £15 to £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 530 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £13 - £18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £420.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum 6 month Fixed Term Role
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 10 days ago