The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior 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
Senior Analyst
Rank 78 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 27 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.51% 0.68% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.72% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 23
Average daily rate £330 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £370 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £380
% change year-on-year
- -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £15.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+174.19% -50.00%
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%
Senior Analyst
Yorkshire

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior 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 -2 18 £330 +1.53% 15
Halifax -1 3 £450 +42.85% 5
Bradford -1 1 £380 +52.00% 2
Pudsey - - - -
Senior Analyst
Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
4 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.63%) Change Control
5 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) ISEB
5 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
6 4 (9.30%) MS Project
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.30%) Windows
6 4 (9.30%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
6 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
6 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server

Senior 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 Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) LiveCycle
5 1 (2.33%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.33%) FWSM
2 1 (2.33%) ATM
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.98%) JMeter
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.33%) MSTest
5 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Advertising
5 2 (4.65%) Back Office
5 2 (4.65%) Billing
5 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) JSF
2 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) NHS
1 2 (4.65%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (16.28%) Scrum
2 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
3 5 (11.63%) Change Control
3 5 (11.63%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
4 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Volume Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.98%) RAD
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) TDD
5 3 (6.98%) UML
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
3 4 (9.30%) Ruby
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) GIAC
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Capistrano
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Splunk
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint