The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 184 183 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.96% 12.28% 18.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.23% 12.79% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 119 185
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -10.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.20 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1068 1431 1432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.43% 96.04% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 1017 1030
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +1.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 115 (35.71%) Finance
2 99 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (18.32%) Microsoft
4 57 (17.70%) Business Analysis
5 40 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (10.56%) Project Management
6 34 (10.56%) User Stories
7 29 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (9.01%) SQL
8 28 (8.70%) PMO
9 25 (7.76%) Banking
10 24 (7.45%) Scrum
10 24 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (7.45%) Data Modelling
11 23 (7.14%) Windows
12 22 (6.83%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.52%) Degree
14 20 (6.21%) SAS
15 19 (5.90%) MS Visio
15 19 (5.90%) Active Directory
15 19 (5.90%) Waterfall
16 18 (5.59%) SDLC
17 17 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (5.28%) JIRA
17 17 (5.28%) Test Scripting
18 16 (4.97%) Test Automation
18 16 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (4.97%) SharePoint
18 16 (4.97%) Retail
19 15 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (6.21%) SAS
2 16 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.42%) Confluence
4 8 (2.48%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.62%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.31%) Mule
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (5.90%) MS Visio
3 17 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (3.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Maximo
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.31%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) AdWords
1 1 (0.31%) Force.com
1 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
1 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.24%) Firewall
2 3 (0.93%) Intranet
2 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.93%) SNMP
2 3 (0.93%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.62%) DHCP
3 2 (0.62%) DNS
3 2 (0.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) MPLS
3 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.62%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) Extranet
4 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (2.80%) MS Access
3 6 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.55%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.55%) Lumira
5 4 (1.24%) QlikView
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.93%) DTS
6 3 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.62%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.31%) Power BI
8 1 (0.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (5.28%) JIRA
2 11 (3.42%) Selenium
3 10 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.17%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.55%) Toad
6 4 (1.24%) HP UFT
6 4 (1.24%) JMeter
6 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.62%) MSTest
7 2 (0.62%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.31%) Appium
8 1 (0.31%) Gatling
8 1 (0.31%) Hudson
8 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.31%) JBehave
8 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 115 (35.71%) Finance
2 25 (7.76%) Banking
3 16 (4.97%) Retail
4 11 (3.42%) Legal
5 10 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.17%) Marketing
7 5 (1.55%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.93%) Billing
9 3 (0.93%) Games
9 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Automotive
11 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.80%) XML
2 7 (2.17%) Web Services
3 6 (1.86%) .NET
4 3 (0.93%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.93%) HTML
4 3 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.31%) COM
5 1 (0.31%) JSON
5 1 (0.31%) JSP
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) RESTful
5 1 (0.31%) SAP MI
5 1 (0.31%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.31%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.31%) WSDL
5 1 (0.31%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.31%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.04%) User Experience
3 12 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.48%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.55%) NHS
7 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.93%) iPad
8 3 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (0.93%) Wiki
9 2 (0.62%) AS400
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.31%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.31%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.31%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.14%) Windows
2 10 (3.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.55%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.24%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.62%) Unix
7 1 (0.31%) Android
7 1 (0.31%) Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.70%) Business Analysis
3 40 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (10.56%) Project Management
4 34 (10.56%) User Stories
5 24 (7.45%) Data Modelling
5 24 (7.45%) Scrum
6 22 (6.83%) E-Commerce
7 19 (5.90%) Waterfall
8 18 (5.59%) SDLC
9 17 (5.28%) Test Scripting
10 16 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (4.97%) Test Automation
11 15 (4.66%) Change Management
11 15 (4.66%) ITIL
11 15 (4.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 14 (4.35%) Analytics
12 14 (4.35%) Migration
13 13 (4.04%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.01%) SQL
2 11 (3.42%) VBA
3 6 (1.86%) Java
4 5 (1.55%) VB
5 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.93%) C
7 2 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.62%) PHP
7 2 (0.62%) Python
7 2 (0.62%) RPG
7 2 (0.62%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.62%) Scala
8 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.31%) C++
8 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (6.52%) Degree
2 13 (4.04%) ISEB
3 6 (1.86%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.55%) IIBA
4 5 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.93%) CCNA
6 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.93%) MOS
6 3 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CISM
8 1 (0.31%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.31%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.70%) PMO
2 14 (4.35%) QA
3 8 (2.48%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.55%) GDPR
5 4 (1.24%) SLA
6 3 (0.93%) IFRS
6 3 (0.93%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.31%) P3O
8 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.24%) SCCM
3 3 (0.93%) WMI
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.66%) SAP
3 7 (2.17%) Oracle
4 6 (1.86%) HP
5 4 (1.24%) Cognos
5 4 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.24%) Tableau
6 3 (0.93%) Cisco
6 3 (0.93%) DataFlux
6 3 (0.93%) hybris
6 3 (0.93%) VMware
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.62%) Splunk
8 1 (0.31%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.31%) Google
8 1 (0.31%) Infor
8 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.31%) Nuxeo
8 1 (0.31%) TARGIT
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