The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 25 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 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
25 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 510 390 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.05% 18.39% 22.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.60% 19.61% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 213 312
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £165 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 51
Average hourly rate £12.62 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.96 £8.79 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £22.20 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2161 1989 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.43% 93.78% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1057 1302
Average daily rate £335 £314 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 124 151
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
West Yorkshire +1 384 £325 +1.56% 130
South Yorkshire +2 75 £310 +24.00% 23
North Yorkshire +7 26 £300 +36.36% 22
East Yorkshire +1 7 £298 -20.66% 4
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 315 (33.23%) Finance
2 134 (14.14%) SQL
3 128 (13.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (13.29%) Banking
5 124 (13.08%) Business Analysis
6 117 (12.34%) Windows
7 110 (11.60%) Microsoft
8 107 (11.29%) Retail
9 99 (10.44%) MS Excel
10 76 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (7.59%) Active Directory
12 70 (7.38%) ITIL
13 61 (6.43%) Test Scripting
14 60 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 60 (6.33%) ISEB
15 59 (6.22%) MS Office
16 58 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (6.01%) Change Management
18 55 (5.80%) Project Management
19 54 (5.70%) SQL Server
20 51 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
21 49 (5.17%) Service Management
21 49 (5.17%) Migration
22 48 (5.06%) Oracle
22 48 (5.06%) Scrum
23 45 (4.75%) Data Analysis
23 45 (4.75%) NHS
23 45 (4.75%) Windows 7
24 43 (4.54%) QA
25 39 (4.11%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 28 (2.95%) SAS
3 21 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (0.84%) nginx
5 8 (0.84%) IIS
5 8 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.53%) CMS
8 5 (0.53%) Apache
8 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.21%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.21%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 99 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 59 (6.22%) MS Office
3 22 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.11%) MS Project
4 20 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.63%) SPSS
7 2 (0.21%) Stata
7 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.32%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.32%) Internet
2 16 (1.69%) LAN
3 11 (1.16%) WAN
4 9 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.74%) Firewall
5 7 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.63%) VLAN
7 5 (0.53%) SAN
7 5 (0.53%) ATM
8 4 (0.42%) Wireless
8 4 (0.42%) VoIP
8 4 (0.42%) MPLS
9 3 (0.32%) Intranet
9 3 (0.32%) DHCP
9 3 (0.32%) FTP
9 3 (0.32%) DNS
10 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.21%) HTTP
10 2 (0.21%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 15 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.37%) MS Access
6 12 (1.27%) MySQL
6 12 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (0.63%) Xcelsius
11 6 (0.63%) QlikView
11 6 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.32%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 16 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (1.58%) JIRA
2 15 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.16%) Selenium
4 8 (0.84%) Maven
4 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.53%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.42%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.32%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.21%) JUnit
9 2 (0.21%) Toad
9 2 (0.21%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.21%) MSI
9 2 (0.21%) InstallShield
General
1 315 (33.23%) Finance
2 126 (13.29%) Banking
3 107 (11.29%) Retail
4 33 (3.48%) Retail Banking
5 27 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.48%) Back Office
7 9 (0.95%) Billing
8 8 (0.84%) Marketing
8 8 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.74%) Advertising
10 6 (0.63%) Legal
11 4 (0.42%) French Language
11 4 (0.42%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.32%) Cantonese Language
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) Games
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
13 2 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.59%) .NET
2 26 (2.74%) XML
3 23 (2.43%) Web Services
4 21 (2.22%) HTML
5 12 (1.27%) CSS
6 10 (1.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.84%) Hibernate
8 6 (0.63%) Spring
8 6 (0.63%) jQuery
9 5 (0.53%) Ajax
9 5 (0.53%) J2EE
10 4 (0.42%) WCF
11 3 (0.32%) Spring MVC
11 3 (0.32%) Java EE
11 3 (0.32%) Spring Integration
11 3 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.32%) JSF
12 2 (0.21%) Middleware
12 2 (0.21%) SOAP
12 2 (0.21%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 45 (4.75%) NHS
2 34 (3.59%) Management Information System
3 14 (1.48%) Mobile App
4 12 (1.27%) Statistics
5 11 (1.16%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (0.63%) Open Source
8 5 (0.53%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.42%) DTV
9 4 (0.42%) GIS
9 4 (0.42%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.42%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.42%) STB
9 4 (0.42%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 117 (12.34%) Windows
2 45 (4.75%) Windows 7
3 39 (4.11%) Windows XP
4 26 (2.74%) Linux
5 23 (2.43%) UNIX
6 19 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.53%) Android
8 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) CentOS
9 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.32%) AIX
9 3 (0.32%) Solaris
10 2 (0.21%) Debian
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (13.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 124 (13.08%) Business Analysis
3 76 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (7.38%) ITIL
5 61 (6.43%) Test Scripting
6 60 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 58 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (6.01%) Change Management
9 55 (5.80%) Project Management
10 49 (5.17%) Service Management
10 49 (5.17%) Migration
11 48 (5.06%) Scrum
12 45 (4.75%) Data Analysis
13 32 (3.38%) Waterfall
14 31 (3.27%) E-Commerce
15 30 (3.16%) ETL
16 29 (3.06%) Data Modelling
16 29 (3.06%) UML
16 29 (3.06%) GAP Analysis
17 27 (2.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 134 (14.14%) SQL
2 25 (2.64%) Java
3 18 (1.90%) PHP
4 17 (1.79%) VBA
5 15 (1.58%) PL/SQL
5 15 (1.58%) C#
6 14 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.16%) Python
8 8 (0.84%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.74%) C
9 7 (0.74%) Ruby
9 7 (0.74%) Perl
10 6 (0.63%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.42%) VB
12 3 (0.32%) C++
12 3 (0.32%) Erlang
13 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 2 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (6.33%) ISEB
2 29 (3.06%) ISTQB
3 23 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.90%) Degree
5 13 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.53%) CCNA
6 5 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.42%) CISSP
7 4 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.32%) MCP
8 3 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.21%) MCITP
9 2 (0.21%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (0.21%) GCIA
9 2 (0.21%) GCIH
10 1 (0.11%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.54%) QA
2 22 (2.32%) SLA
3 12 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.63%) COBIT
5 5 (0.53%) FATCA
6 4 (0.42%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.21%) COREP
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) WCAG
8 1 (0.11%) Basel II
8 1 (0.11%) HL7
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) FINREP
8 1 (0.11%) MiFID
8 1 (0.11%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 72 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
2 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.21%) XenApp
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.63%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.63%) Puppet
2 6 (0.63%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.42%) SCCM
4 3 (0.32%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.21%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 110 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.06%) Oracle
3 29 (3.06%) HP
4 22 (2.32%) Remedy
5 20 (2.11%) VMware
6 18 (1.90%) SAP
7 12 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 12 (1.27%) Cisco
7 12 (1.27%) Citrix
8 8 (0.84%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.84%) Ab Initio
8 8 (0.84%) Splunk
9 7 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (0.74%) Informatica
10 6 (0.63%) Avaya
11 5 (0.53%) IBM
11 5 (0.53%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.42%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.42%) Cognos
12 4 (0.42%) FatWire
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £365 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £120 - £125 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago