The first table below looks at the demand for Analytics skills 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 Analytics over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 70 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 25 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.50% 0.66% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.88% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £268 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £396 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £43.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-55.42% +44.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1297 1136 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.71% 75.13% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 604 772
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 35
Average hourly rate £14.25 £33.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.81% +88.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.90 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Analytics
Yorkshire

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Analytics
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 Analytics within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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 +6 12 £400 - 11
Halifax -3 3 £413 +4.16%
Bradford +5 1 - - 2
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Analytics
Yorkshire

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.67%) Banking
4 10 (22.22%) SAS
5 9 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 9 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 9 (20.00%) Customer Insight
6 8 (17.78%) Base SAS
6 8 (17.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle
7 7 (15.56%) OLAP
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.56%) System Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
8 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) ETL
9 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Marketing
11 3 (6.67%) Data Security
11 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.67%) Validation
11 3 (6.67%) Internet
11 3 (6.67%) SPSS
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) PMP
11 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
11 3 (6.67%) Data Validation

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) SPSS
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 8 (17.78%) Base SAS
2 8 (17.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (15.56%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) DataStage
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) SAS Developer
4 7 (15.56%) SAS BI Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) MI Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Research Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) SAML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) J2EE
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.44%) Online Games
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 9 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.56%) System Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.11%) ETL
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Data Security
7 3 (6.67%) Validation
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 3 (6.67%) Use Case
7 3 (6.67%) SIEM
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Data Management
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) PMP
1 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) GCIA
2 2 (4.44%) GCIH
2 2 (4.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.22%) Cognos
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau