The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 138 220 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.58% 15.84% 16.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.97% 16.42% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 134 132
Median daily rate £350 £331 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +0.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £183 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% -40.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.74 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £129.90 £124.20
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 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 988 1340 1095
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.24% 96.47% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 927 724
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 42
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
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 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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 81 (29.56%) Finance
2 71 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (19.34%) Microsoft
4 37 (13.50%) SQL
5 36 (13.14%) Windows
6 35 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 31 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (11.31%) ITIL
8 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (10.22%) Active Directory
9 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
10 27 (9.85%) MS Office
11 26 (9.49%) User Stories
12 25 (9.12%) Windows 7
13 23 (8.39%) MS Excel
14 22 (8.03%) Scrum
14 22 (8.03%) Legal
15 20 (7.30%) Project Management
16 18 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (6.57%) Telecoms
16 18 (6.57%) Data Analysis
16 18 (6.57%) Waterfall
17 17 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (5.84%) User Experience
18 16 (5.84%) Test Scripting
19 15 (5.47%) Banking
20 14 (5.11%) Migration
20 14 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
20 14 (5.11%) SAP
21 13 (4.74%) SQL Server

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.28%) SAS
3 8 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (2.92%) Confluence
4 3 (1.09%) CMS
4 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (9.85%) MS Office
2 23 (8.39%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.09%) Firewall
2 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) ADSL
3 1 (0.36%) DHCP
3 1 (0.36%) DNS
3 1 (0.36%) Extranet
3 1 (0.36%) MPLS
3 1 (0.36%) SAN
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (4.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.01%) QlikView
5 6 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.82%) Lumira
7 2 (0.73%) MS Access
7 2 (0.73%) Power BI
7 2 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.73%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.36%) DB2
8 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.36%) MySQL
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (4.74%) JIRA
2 9 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.19%) Selenium
3 6 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.46%) JMeter
5 4 (1.46%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.09%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.09%) MSTest
7 1 (0.36%) Appium
7 1 (0.36%) Gatling
7 1 (0.36%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.36%) JBehave
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.36%) Subversion
7 1 (0.36%) Toad
7 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 81 (29.56%) Finance
2 22 (8.03%) Legal
3 18 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.47%) Banking
5 13 (4.74%) Retail
6 7 (2.55%) Marketing
7 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.73%) Back Office
9 2 (0.73%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) Games
9 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.82%) .NET
1 5 (1.82%) XML
2 3 (1.09%) HTML
2 3 (1.09%) Web Services
3 2 (0.73%) Gherkin
3 2 (0.73%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.84%) User Experience
3 9 (3.28%) iPad
4 8 (2.92%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.55%) iPhone
6 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.82%) NHS
8 3 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.09%) Wiki
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.36%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.14%) Windows
2 25 (9.12%) Windows 7
3 10 (3.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.73%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Unix
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) CentOS
6 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (12.77%) Business Analysis
3 31 (11.31%) ITIL
3 31 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
5 26 (9.49%) User Stories
6 22 (8.03%) Scrum
7 20 (7.30%) Project Management
8 18 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.57%) Data Analysis
8 18 (6.57%) Waterfall
9 16 (5.84%) Test Scripting
10 14 (5.11%) Migration
11 13 (4.74%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.74%) ERP
11 13 (4.74%) SDLC
11 13 (4.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (4.38%) Manual Testing
12 12 (4.38%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.50%) SQL
2 11 (4.01%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.46%) Java
4 2 (0.73%) C
4 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.73%) Python
4 2 (0.73%) VBA
5 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.36%) PHP
5 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.36%) RPG
5 1 (0.36%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (4.01%) Degree
2 10 (3.65%) ISEB
3 9 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.09%) MOS
7 2 (0.73%) IIBA
7 2 (0.73%) MCP
8 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) MCTS
8 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.28%) PMO
2 8 (2.92%) QA
3 7 (2.55%) SLA
4 6 (2.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.36%) IFRS
6 1 (0.36%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.09%) SCCM
2 2 (0.73%) Nagios
3 1 (0.36%) Grafana
3 1 (0.36%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.11%) SAP
3 8 (2.92%) Tableau
4 6 (2.19%) Oracle
5 4 (1.46%) hybris
6 3 (1.09%) HP
6 3 (1.09%) IBM
6 3 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (1.09%) Splunk
7 2 (0.73%) Citrix
7 2 (0.73%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.73%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.36%) Dell
8 1 (0.36%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.36%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.36%) TARGIT
8 1 (0.36%) WatchGuard
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