The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 620 438 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.23% 17.38% 20.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.86% 18.58% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 301 220
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 37
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £8.60 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2712 2358 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.84% 93.57% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1703 1500 946
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 120 137
Average hourly rate £13.73 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £34.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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 0 436 £325 +1.56% 122
South Yorkshire +6 119 £300 +46.34% 17
North Yorkshire +3 43 £333 +33.00% 21
East Yorkshire +8 5 £363 - 3
Humberside - 2 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 373 (33.88%) Finance
2 206 (18.71%) SQL
3 188 (17.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 187 (16.98%) Business Analysis
5 177 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (15.99%) Microsoft
7 159 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
8 118 (10.72%) MS Excel
9 104 (9.45%) Windows
10 97 (8.81%) ITIL
11 95 (8.63%) ISEB
12 91 (8.27%) SQL Server
12 91 (8.27%) Banking
13 89 (8.08%) Project Management
14 88 (7.99%) MS Office
15 83 (7.54%) Data Analysis
16 81 (7.36%) Retail
17 80 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
18 65 (5.90%) Change Management
19 64 (5.81%) MS Visio
20 62 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
21 60 (5.45%) QA
21 60 (5.45%) Waterfall
22 56 (5.09%) Web Services
23 55 (5.00%) NHS
24 52 (4.72%) Oracle
25 51 (4.63%) Active Directory
25 51 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
26 50 (4.54%) Test Scripting
27 49 (4.45%) E-Commerce

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 43 (3.91%) SAS
2 42 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.00%) IIS
5 10 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.54%) CMS
7 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.45%) JBoss
8 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.36%) Node.js
9 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.18%) ArcSDE
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.091%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.091%) Drupal
11 1 (0.091%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 118 (10.72%) MS Excel
2 88 (7.99%) MS Office
3 64 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 47 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.63%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.091%) FastStats
7 1 (0.091%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.27%) Maximo
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.091%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.091%) BASE24
5 1 (0.091%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.091%) BPCS
5 1 (0.091%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.091%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.091%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.091%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.091%) JDE World
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.091%) Office 365
3 1 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.091%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.09%) Firewall
2 22 (2.00%) LAN
3 19 (1.73%) DNS
4 18 (1.63%) WAN
5 12 (1.09%) GPRS
6 9 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.82%) Internet
7 8 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.73%) Wireless
7 8 (0.73%) DHCP
7 8 (0.73%) GSM
7 8 (0.73%) UMTS
7 8 (0.73%) LTE
8 7 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (0.64%) LDAP
8 7 (0.64%) 2G
8 7 (0.64%) 3G
9 6 (0.54%) MPLS
9 6 (0.54%) VLAN
9 6 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 51 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (1.36%) MS Access
7 13 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
8 11 (1.00%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (0.64%) QlikView
11 7 (0.64%) Base SAS
11 7 (0.64%) DB2
11 7 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.54%) SQLPlus
12 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (2.27%) Selenium
2 17 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.27%) SoapUI
3 14 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (1.00%) JIRA
4 11 (1.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (0.73%) Subversion
7 7 (0.64%) PVCS
8 6 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.54%) Toad
8 6 (0.54%) JMeter
8 6 (0.54%) WATIR
8 6 (0.54%) Sahi
8 6 (0.54%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.54%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.45%) Maven
10 4 (0.36%) Ant
10 4 (0.36%) LoadUI
General
1 373 (33.88%) Finance
2 91 (8.27%) Banking
3 81 (7.36%) Retail
4 34 (3.09%) Legal
4 34 (3.09%) Retail Banking
5 22 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.45%) Marketing
8 13 (1.18%) Law
9 9 (0.82%) Advertising
10 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.54%) Back Office
10 6 (0.54%) Local Government
11 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.27%) Electronics
12 3 (0.27%) Front Office
12 3 (0.27%) Publishing
12 3 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.091%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.09%) Web Services
2 43 (3.91%) .NET
3 35 (3.18%) XML
4 16 (1.45%) CSS
5 14 (1.27%) HTML
6 13 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.00%) SOAP
8 6 (0.54%) WSDL
8 6 (0.54%) RESTful
9 5 (0.45%) Application Packaging
9 5 (0.45%) Middleware
9 5 (0.45%) COM
9 5 (0.45%) J2EE
10 4 (0.36%) Spring
10 4 (0.36%) WCF
11 3 (0.27%) Mustache
11 3 (0.27%) Sass
11 3 (0.27%) EDI
12 2 (0.18%) XSLT
12 2 (0.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 159 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.00%) NHS
3 45 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.45%) Open Source
5 17 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 7 (0.64%) Statistics
7 7 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (0.64%) User Experience
8 6 (0.54%) FMCG
9 4 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.27%) PACS
10 3 (0.27%) AS400
10 3 (0.27%) W3C
10 3 (0.27%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.27%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.27%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.27%) iPhone
10 3 (0.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 104 (9.45%) Windows
2 39 (3.54%) Windows 7
3 36 (3.27%) UNIX
4 32 (2.91%) Linux
5 19 (1.73%) Windows XP
6 16 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.09%) AIX
7 12 (1.09%) Android
8 11 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.45%) Solaris
13 3 (0.27%) CentOS
14 2 (0.18%) HPUX
15 1 (0.091%) zOS
15 1 (0.091%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (17.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 187 (16.98%) Business Analysis
3 177 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (8.81%) ITIL
5 89 (8.08%) Project Management
6 83 (7.54%) Data Analysis
7 80 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 65 (5.90%) Change Management
9 62 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (5.45%) Waterfall
11 50 (4.54%) Test Scripting
12 49 (4.45%) E-Commerce
13 44 (4.00%) CRM
14 42 (3.81%) Service Management
15 40 (3.63%) Migration
15 40 (3.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 38 (3.45%) Scrum
17 37 (3.36%) Data Modelling
18 36 (3.27%) PRINCE2
18 36 (3.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 206 (18.71%) SQL
2 40 (3.63%) T-SQL
3 31 (2.82%) Java
4 28 (2.54%) PL/SQL
5 22 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (1.63%) C#
6 18 (1.63%) VBA
7 17 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.27%) VB
9 8 (0.73%) Ruby
10 7 (0.64%) Python
11 5 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 4 (0.36%) PHP
13 3 (0.27%) VBScript
13 3 (0.27%) Perl
13 3 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.18%) ABAP
14 2 (0.18%) PL/1
14 2 (0.18%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 95 (8.63%) ISEB
2 28 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 24 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.73%) CCNA
7 15 (1.36%) Degree
8 14 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.18%) CCNP
10 9 (0.82%) CISSP
11 7 (0.64%) CEH
11 7 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.45%) GIAC
14 4 (0.36%) CCSE
14 4 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.27%) CCA
15 3 (0.27%) CISM
16 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.45%) QA
2 37 (3.36%) SLA
3 11 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) COREP
8 1 (0.091%) FATCA
8 1 (0.091%) HL7
8 1 (0.091%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.091%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.18%) XenApp
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
4 2 (0.18%) UAG
5 1 (0.091%) QEMU
5 1 (0.091%) KVM
5 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.91%) OpenView
3 8 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.36%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.27%) Control-M
6 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.18%) WSUS
8 1 (0.091%) SCCM
8 1 (0.091%) Opsview
8 1 (0.091%) Graphite
8 1 (0.091%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.091%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.091%) Puppet
8 1 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 176 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.72%) Oracle
3 36 (3.27%) Cisco
4 21 (1.91%) VMware
5 20 (1.82%) SAP
6 15 (1.36%) Citrix
7 13 (1.18%) HP
7 13 (1.18%) Business Objects
7 13 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.09%) Splunk
9 10 (0.91%) CheckPoint
9 10 (0.91%) Amdocs
10 9 (0.82%) Remedy
11 8 (0.73%) IBM
11 8 (0.73%) F5
12 7 (0.64%) Pega
12 7 (0.64%) GoldenSource
13 5 (0.45%) Sun
13 5 (0.45%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.45%) Tableau
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £420.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum 6 month Fixed Term Role
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Riding
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £210 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 430 per day + .
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago