The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 19 41 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 18.27% 27.33% 32.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.21% 29.08% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 29
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £144 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 9
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  

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 94 141 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.38% 94.00% 99.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 92 104
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +68.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £23.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Bradford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) User Stories
5 5 (12.82%) Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) MS Office
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.26%) BDD
6 4 (10.26%) User Experience
6 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
7 3 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 3 (7.69%) PMO
7 3 (7.69%) Domain Models
7 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
7 3 (7.69%) Android
7 3 (7.69%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) Google
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Unica
2 1 (2.56%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) ISDN
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
1 1 (2.56%) Softphone
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Lumira
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.56%) QlikView
2 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 5 (12.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
1 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MI
2 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (5.13%) CMDB
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Tandem
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
4 1 (2.56%) IVR
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Scrum
3 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 6 (15.38%) User Stories
4 4 (10.26%) BDD
4 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Domain Models
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Open Source
5 3 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 3 (7.69%) Use Case
6 2 (5.13%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.13%) Data Entry
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) ABAP
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) IIBA
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PMO
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) Avaya
4 1 (2.56%) Cerner
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Lotus
4 1 (2.56%) Panasonic
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) Verint