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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 400 306 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.58% 20.18% 22.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.25% 21.44% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 162 256
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £161 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 41
Average hourly rate £10.74 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.78 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £21.00 £20.00
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
1584 1427 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.40% 94.13% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 751 1006
Average daily rate £348 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 88
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 £9.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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 0 229 £303 -2.41% 71
Halifax 0 67 £413 +13.01% 17
Bradford +3 44 £306 -16.94% 6
Huddersfield +5 10 £235 +4.44% 1
Wakefield +2 8 £120 -52.00% 1
Bingley - 3 £261 - 1
Keighley - 1 £388 - 1
Batley - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Elland - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 3
Ossett - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 252 (34.47%) Finance
2 119 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 110 (15.05%) Banking
4 109 (14.91%) Business Analysis
5 102 (13.95%) Retail
6 100 (13.68%) SQL
7 70 (9.58%) MS Excel
8 68 (9.30%) Microsoft
9 63 (8.62%) Windows
10 50 (6.84%) Test Scripting
11 48 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 48 (6.57%) HP Quality Center
11 48 (6.57%) ISEB
12 46 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (6.29%) Project Management
13 44 (6.02%) Scrum
13 44 (6.02%) ITIL
14 43 (5.88%) Migration
14 43 (5.88%) Change Management
15 41 (5.61%) Active Directory
16 40 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (5.34%) QA
17 39 (5.34%) Service Management
18 38 (5.20%) Oracle
19 37 (5.06%) Data Analysis
20 36 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
21 34 (4.65%) NHS
22 33 (4.51%) Retail Banking
23 32 (4.38%) SQL Server
23 32 (4.38%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (3.15%) SAS
2 20 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.55%) CMS
5 4 (0.55%) Apache
5 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.41%) IIS
6 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.27%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.27%) nginx
7 2 (0.27%) Lync
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.38%) MS Office
3 19 (2.60%) MS Project
3 19 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.55%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Stata
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.50%) Internet
2 10 (1.37%) LAN
2 10 (1.37%) WAN
3 7 (0.96%) Firewall
3 7 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.82%) VLAN
5 5 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.68%) ATM
6 4 (0.55%) VoIP
6 4 (0.55%) MPLS
7 3 (0.41%) SAN
8 2 (0.27%) 3G
8 2 (0.27%) S/MIME
8 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.27%) HTTP
8 2 (0.27%) SMTP
8 2 (0.27%) LTE
8 2 (0.27%) NAS
8 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.50%) MS Access
4 10 (1.37%) MySQL
5 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (0.68%) QlikView
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.68%) Xcelsius
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.41%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.41%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.41%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 15 (2.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.50%) JIRA
4 8 (1.09%) Selenium
5 4 (0.55%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.41%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.41%) Maven
6 3 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.27%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.27%) JUnit
7 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.14%) Toad
8 1 (0.14%) ERwin
8 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.14%) JBehave
General
1 252 (34.47%) Finance
2 110 (15.05%) Banking
3 102 (13.95%) Retail
4 33 (4.51%) Retail Banking
5 18 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.92%) Back Office
7 6 (0.82%) Legal
8 5 (0.68%) Billing
8 5 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.41%) Marketing
10 2 (0.27%) French Language
10 2 (0.27%) German Language
10 2 (0.27%) Games
10 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.87%) XML
2 20 (2.74%) Web Services
3 18 (2.46%) .NET
4 13 (1.78%) HTML
5 6 (0.82%) CSS
6 5 (0.68%) J2EE
6 5 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.41%) XSLT
7 3 (0.41%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.41%) JSF
7 3 (0.41%) WCF
7 3 (0.41%) jQuery
8 2 (0.27%) Drools
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.27%) Spring
8 2 (0.27%) Middleware
9 1 (0.14%) LAMP
9 1 (0.14%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.14%) SOAP
9 1 (0.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.65%) NHS
2 23 (3.15%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.78%) Credit Risk
3 13 (1.78%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.09%) Statistics
6 5 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (0.55%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.55%) STB
8 3 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.41%) Informatics
8 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.41%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.41%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.41%) Open Source
9 2 (0.27%) iSeries
9 2 (0.27%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.27%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.62%) Windows
2 20 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 13 (1.78%) UNIX
4 12 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (1.64%) Linux
4 12 (1.64%) Windows XP
5 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.41%) CentOS
7 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Android
7 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
7 2 (0.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 109 (14.91%) Business Analysis
3 50 (6.84%) Test Scripting
4 48 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 46 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (6.29%) Project Management
6 44 (6.02%) ITIL
6 44 (6.02%) Scrum
7 43 (5.88%) Migration
7 43 (5.88%) Change Management
8 40 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (5.34%) Service Management
10 37 (5.06%) Data Analysis
11 31 (4.24%) E-Commerce
12 26 (3.56%) UML
13 25 (3.42%) GAP Analysis
14 24 (3.28%) Waterfall
15 23 (3.15%) Systems Analysis
16 22 (3.01%) Data Modelling
16 22 (3.01%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 100 (13.68%) SQL
2 18 (2.46%) PHP
3 15 (2.05%) VBA
4 13 (1.78%) PL/SQL
4 13 (1.78%) Java
5 9 (1.23%) C#
6 8 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.96%) Python
8 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.55%) Perl
9 3 (0.41%) Erlang
9 3 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.27%) C++
10 2 (0.27%) Ruby
10 2 (0.27%) Tcl
11 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) LINC
Qualifications
1 48 (6.57%) ISEB
2 28 (3.83%) ISTQB
3 15 (2.05%) Degree
4 13 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.68%) CCNA
7 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.27%) GCIA
10 2 (0.27%) GCIH
10 2 (0.27%) CISSP
11 1 (0.14%) CCDA
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.14%) GIAC
11 1 (0.14%) CCSA
11 1 (0.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.34%) QA
2 15 (2.05%) SLA
3 9 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.68%) FATCA
5 4 (0.55%) COBIT
5 4 (0.55%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) WCAG
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.14%) COREP
7 1 (0.14%) FINREP
7 1 (0.14%) Basel III
7 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (6.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.14%) WSUS
3 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.14%) MOM
3 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 68 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.20%) Oracle
3 22 (3.01%) HP
4 14 (1.92%) VMware
5 11 (1.50%) Remedy
5 11 (1.50%) Business Objects
6 10 (1.37%) Cisco
7 9 (1.23%) SAP
8 8 (1.09%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.55%) Google
10 3 (0.41%) Splunk
10 3 (0.41%) Talend
10 3 (0.41%) Datanomic
10 3 (0.41%) FatWire
10 3 (0.41%) Avaya
11 2 (0.27%) BMC
11 2 (0.27%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.27%) Epicor
11 2 (0.27%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £240 - £250 Per Day NB. shifts of 4 days on/off
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £505 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £365 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago