Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Analytics
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 96 56
Rank change year-on-year +53 -40 +46
Contract jobs citing Analytics 99 52 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.53% 1.89% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 2.14% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 92
Leeds median daily rate £438 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £300 £302 £263
90th Percentile £625 £525 £570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £444 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +10.94% +1.27% -7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate - - £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -20.36% -

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1897 2427 2812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.74% 88.06% 86.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1652 2002
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £275 £296 £263
90th Percentile £545 £565 £535
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 59
Leeds median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.74% -3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £31.51 £31.50 £37.13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.07% -3.33% +10.33%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Leeds

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Leeds

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Leeds

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 25 (25.25%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (21.21%) Linux
6 20 (20.20%) Big Data
7 19 (19.19%) SAS
8 18 (18.18%) Hadoop
9 17 (17.17%) Apache Hive
10 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
10 16 (16.16%) Python
10 16 (16.16%) User Experience
10 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (14.14%) Apache Spark
11 14 (14.14%) DevOps
11 14 (14.14%) HBase
12 13 (13.13%) Data Quality
12 13 (13.13%) Sqoop
12 13 (13.13%) MapReduce
13 12 (12.12%) Apache Flume
13 12 (12.12%) ETL
13 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
13 12 (12.12%) SQL
13 12 (12.12%) Change Management
13 12 (12.12%) Banking
13 12 (12.12%) Impala
14 11 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
14 11 (11.11%) SDLC
14 11 (11.11%) Information Security
14 11 (11.11%) Telecoms

Analytics
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 19 (19.19%) SAS
2 14 (14.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.07%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.05%) Confluence
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.01%) InVision
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.01%) Actimize
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.01%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) LAN
1 11 (11.11%) VPN
1 11 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) LDAP
3 1 (1.01%) SMS
3 1 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) Big Data
2 18 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 17 (17.17%) Apache Hive
4 14 (14.14%) HBase
5 13 (13.13%) Sqoop
6 12 (12.12%) Impala
7 11 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 10 (10.10%) MongoDB
9 8 (8.08%) Pentaho
9 8 (8.08%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
10 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (5.05%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (5.05%) MS Access
12 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (3.03%) Data Lake
13 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.09%) JIRA
2 8 (8.08%) LoadRunner
3 7 (7.07%) HP UFT
3 7 (7.07%) Selenium
4 5 (5.05%) Axure RP
4 5 (5.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.03%) ERwin
6 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.02%) Toad
7 1 (1.01%) JMeter
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Banking
3 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.09%) Billing
4 9 (9.09%) Marketing
4 9 (9.09%) Publishing
5 4 (4.04%) Electronics
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.04%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Military
7 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.01%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (20.20%) Analyst
2 14 (14.14%) Architect
3 12 (12.12%) User Researcher
4 10 (10.10%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Administrator
5 9 (9.09%) Developer
5 9 (9.09%) SAS Administrator
6 7 (7.07%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Designer
6 7 (7.07%) Senior SAS Administrator
6 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 5 (5.05%) UX Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior UX Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) Kafka
1 11 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
2 10 (10.10%) Sensu
3 8 (8.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.01%) HTML
4 1 (1.01%) Laravel
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (16.16%) User Experience
2 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Blog
3 3 (3.03%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) IVR
4 2 (2.02%) Social Media
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (7.07%) Windows
3 5 (5.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 25 (25.25%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.14%) DevOps
5 13 (13.13%) MapReduce
6 12 (12.12%) Change Management
6 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 12 (12.12%) ETL
7 11 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
7 11 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.11%) Information Security
7 11 (11.11%) Open Source
7 11 (11.11%) Project Management
7 11 (11.11%) SDLC
8 10 (10.10%) Data Integration
8 10 (10.10%) Data Strategy
8 10 (10.10%) Usability Testing
9 8 (8.08%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) Python
1 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
2 12 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (3.03%) C
3 3 (3.03%) Java
3 3 (3.03%) R
3 3 (3.03%) Scala
4 2 (2.02%) VB
4 2 (2.02%) VBA
5 1 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) ISEB
3 7 (7.07%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) MCDST
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PhD
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
5 1 (1.01%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.02%) HDFS
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) Prometheus
2 7 (7.07%) Ansible
2 7 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.02%) Oozie
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) Informatica
3 7 (7.07%) HP
3 7 (7.07%) Tableau
4 6 (6.06%) SAP
5 5 (5.05%) IBM
5 5 (5.05%) Talend
6 4 (4.04%) Splunk
7 3 (3.03%) CA
7 3 (3.03%) Cisco
7 3 (3.03%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.03%) Xerox
8 2 (2.02%) Adobe
8 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.02%) Datameer
8 2 (2.02%) Google
8 2 (2.02%) Logi
8 2 (2.02%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (1.01%) MapR