The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 39 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 21.51% 25.49% 29.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.98% 26.17% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 50
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £251 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.44 £10.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 91 149 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 97.85% 97.39% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 512 654
Median daily rate £400 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £925 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 59
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.93% -70.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bradford

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Bradford

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bradford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Bradford

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Bradford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) Retail
4 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) Open Source
6 5 (11.90%) User Stories
6 5 (11.90%) JIRA
6 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.90%) Windows
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (9.52%) SAP
7 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 4 (9.52%) Wireframes
7 4 (9.52%) User Experience
7 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
8 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.14%) Data Entry
8 3 (7.14%) Android
8 3 (7.14%) Use Case
8 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
8 3 (7.14%) Prototyping
8 3 (7.14%) PMO
8 3 (7.14%) Domain Models
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Strategy
8 3 (7.14%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) LAN

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) ISDN
3 1 (2.38%) Softphone
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) Lumira
2 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) MSTest
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.38%) SAP MI
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Handset
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) User Stories
6 4 (9.52%) BDD
6 4 (9.52%) Wireframes
7 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Data Entry
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Strategy
7 3 (7.14%) Domain Models
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Prototyping
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (4.76%) Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) ABAP
1 1 (2.38%) Java
1 1 (2.38%) Scala
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.38%) MCITP
1 1 (2.38%) MCP
1 1 (2.38%) MCSE
1 1 (2.38%) MCTS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.76%) Lotus
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.76%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) Altiris
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) Cerner
5 1 (2.38%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.38%) NetMotion Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) Verint