Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 38 63 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 18.91% 20.39% 27.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.49% 21.14% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 122
Bradford median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £206 £275
90th Percentile £464 £450 £411
West Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.50% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 26
Bradford median hourly rate £10.97 £10.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.70% -9.09% -24.14%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.16 £12.18
% change year-on-year +6.38% +8.09% -14.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Contract vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 195 298 468
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 173 263
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £203 £219 £263
90th Percentile £542 £530 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 42
Bradford median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.90 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.40 £24.51 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) PMO
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) QA
4 4 (10.53%) Office 365
4 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (10.53%) Resource Levelling
5 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
5 3 (7.89%) Open Source
6 2 (5.26%) Kanban
6 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) WSUS

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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.53%) Resource Levelling
3 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) Kanban
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) PMO
2 5 (13.16%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Dell
2 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Lotus
2 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
2 2 (5.26%) Veeam
3 1 (2.63%) Altiris
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) NetMotion Wireless