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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 462 464 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.59% 22.01% 24.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.83% 23.35% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 251 316
Average daily rate £310 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -3.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £26.90 £19.25
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
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 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
West Yorkshire -2 359 £315 -7.35% 111
South Yorkshire -3 51 £200 -27.27% 17
North Yorkshire -4 35 £244 -22.00% 28
East Yorkshire -7 1 - - 5
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 288 (33.57%) Finance
2 152 (17.72%) SQL
3 130 (15.15%) Banking
4 121 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 115 (13.40%) Retail
6 110 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 100 (11.66%) Windows
8 97 (11.31%) Business Analysis
9 94 (10.96%) MS Excel
10 78 (9.09%) ISEB
10 78 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 76 (8.86%) MS Office
12 64 (7.46%) Test Scripting
13 60 (6.99%) Active Directory
14 58 (6.76%) Change Management
15 56 (6.53%) ITIL
15 56 (6.53%) HP Quality Center
16 54 (6.29%) Retail Banking
16 54 (6.29%) Migration
17 53 (6.18%) Data Analysis
18 51 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
19 50 (5.83%) SQL Server
19 50 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (5.83%) Project Management
20 43 (5.01%) MS PowerPoint
21 42 (4.90%) Windows 7
22 41 (4.78%) Scrum
22 41 (4.78%) Oracle
22 41 (4.78%) CRM
23 40 (4.66%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.91%) SAS
3 24 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (0.93%) CMS
6 8 (0.93%) IIS
6 8 (0.93%) nginx
7 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.58%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.47%) Apache
10 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.35%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.35%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.23%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 94 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 76 (8.86%) MS Office
3 43 (5.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (3.26%) MS Project
5 21 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.28%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.12%) CATIA
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.23%) Maximo
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.23%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.40%) Internet
2 11 (1.28%) Firewall
3 8 (0.93%) LAN
3 8 (0.93%) WAN
4 7 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.70%) VPN
5 6 (0.70%) DNS
5 6 (0.70%) ATM
6 5 (0.58%) DHCP
7 4 (0.47%) SAN
7 4 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.47%) FWSM
8 3 (0.35%) NAS
8 3 (0.35%) VLAN
8 3 (0.35%) FTP
8 3 (0.35%) SMTP
9 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.23%) VoIP
10 1 (0.12%) ISDN
10 1 (0.12%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.58%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.47%) MySQL
11 4 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.47%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.35%) DataStage
13 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.23%) DTS
13 2 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (1.40%) LoadRunner
1 12 (1.40%) JIRA
1 12 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.28%) Selenium
3 8 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.93%) SoapUI
4 7 (0.82%) JMeter
5 6 (0.70%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.58%) Maven
7 4 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.35%) WebSpeed
8 3 (0.35%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.35%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.23%) MSTest
9 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.23%) MSI
9 2 (0.23%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
General
1 288 (33.57%) Finance
2 130 (15.15%) Banking
3 115 (13.40%) Retail
4 54 (6.29%) Retail Banking
5 21 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.86%) Marketing
7 13 (1.52%) Legal
8 12 (1.40%) Back Office
8 12 (1.40%) Billing
9 7 (0.82%) Advertising
10 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.47%) Publishing
12 3 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.08%) .NET
2 24 (2.80%) XML
3 17 (1.98%) HTML
4 15 (1.75%) Web Services
5 13 (1.52%) CSS
6 6 (0.70%) SOAP
6 6 (0.70%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.58%) J2EE
7 5 (0.58%) XSLT
7 5 (0.58%) Spring
8 4 (0.47%) XSL
9 3 (0.35%) JSF
9 3 (0.35%) WCF
9 3 (0.35%) jQuery
10 2 (0.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.23%) EJB
10 2 (0.23%) Struts
10 2 (0.23%) JSP
11 1 (0.12%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.50%) NHS
2 19 (2.21%) Management Information System
3 14 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 12 (1.40%) Statistics
5 9 (1.05%) IVR
6 8 (0.93%) Smart Meter
7 7 (0.82%) Data Integration
7 7 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 6 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.58%) Open Source
9 5 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.47%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.35%) GIS
11 3 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.35%) Informatics
11 3 (0.35%) Replication
11 3 (0.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 100 (11.66%) Windows
2 42 (4.90%) Windows 7
3 40 (4.66%) Windows XP
4 31 (3.61%) UNIX
5 25 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (2.91%) Linux
6 7 (0.82%) Android
7 6 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.58%) AIX
9 4 (0.47%) Solaris
9 4 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.12%) SUSE
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 97 (11.31%) Business Analysis
3 78 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 64 (7.46%) Test Scripting
5 58 (6.76%) Change Management
6 56 (6.53%) ITIL
7 54 (6.29%) Migration
8 53 (6.18%) Data Analysis
9 51 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (5.83%) Project Management
11 41 (4.78%) CRM
11 41 (4.78%) Scrum
12 32 (3.73%) Software Testing
13 26 (3.03%) User Stories
14 24 (2.80%) E-Commerce
15 23 (2.68%) Use Case
16 21 (2.45%) UML
17 19 (2.21%) Test Strategy
18 18 (2.10%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 152 (17.72%) SQL
2 34 (3.96%) Java
3 17 (1.98%) PL/SQL
3 17 (1.98%) T-SQL
4 12 (1.40%) Perl
5 11 (1.28%) C#
6 9 (1.05%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.93%) VB
7 8 (0.93%) VBA
7 8 (0.93%) Python
8 7 (0.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.82%) PHP
9 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.70%) Ruby
10 5 (0.58%) Korn
10 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.58%) C
11 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.23%) AWK
12 2 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 78 (9.09%) ISEB
2 39 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 18 (2.10%) Degree
4 17 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.47%) MCP
7 4 (0.47%) CISSP
8 3 (0.35%) CCNP
8 3 (0.35%) CCNA
8 3 (0.35%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (0.35%) PMP
8 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CISA
9 2 (0.23%) CISM
9 2 (0.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.85%) QA
2 14 (1.63%) SLA
3 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.47%) FATCA
4 4 (0.47%) Basel II
4 4 (0.47%) COBIT
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.23%) COREP
6 1 (0.12%) FINREP
6 1 (0.12%) EMIR
6 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
6 1 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.82%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (6.53%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.70%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.70%) Puppet
2 6 (0.70%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.58%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.47%) SCCM
5 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.23%) Control-M
7 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.12%) WSUS
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 110 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 41 (4.78%) Oracle
3 23 (2.68%) Cisco
3 23 (2.68%) HP
4 21 (2.45%) Business Objects
5 20 (2.33%) VMware
6 13 (1.52%) SAP
6 13 (1.52%) Avaya
7 9 (1.05%) Remedy
8 8 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.93%) Genesys
9 7 (0.82%) Lagan
10 5 (0.58%) Splunk
10 5 (0.58%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.58%) Citrix
11 4 (0.47%) Juniper
11 4 (0.47%) IBM
12 3 (0.35%) Progress
12 3 (0.35%) Cognos
12 3 (0.35%) Adobe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Enterprise Partners
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Network ITR
Rate: 12 to 13.50 per hour GBP
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Hull
Real Staffing
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
NES Global Talent
Rate: Good rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Shelter
Rate: £26,087 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £280 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago