Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 90 51
Rank change year-on-year +36 -39 +68
Contract jobs citing Analytics 93 57 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.13% 2.20% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 2.50% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 96
Leeds median daily rate £490 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.99% -1.82% +6.45%
10th Percentile £320 £302 £263
90th Percentile £625 £536 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £464 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +10.42% -1.18% -
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 1933 2276 2849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 85.91% 87.67% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1521 1992
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £265
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £407 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 61
Leeds median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.23% -13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £15.50 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.90 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) Finance
3 25 (26.88%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (23.66%) SQL
5 21 (22.58%) Big Data
6 20 (21.51%) Linux
7 19 (20.43%) Data Analytics
8 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 18 (19.35%) Banking
8 18 (19.35%) Hadoop
9 17 (18.28%) Apache Hive
9 17 (18.28%) Python
10 16 (17.20%) Oracle
10 16 (17.20%) Information Security
10 16 (17.20%) Shell Script
11 15 (16.13%) SAS
12 14 (15.05%) HBase
12 14 (15.05%) Apache Spark
13 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.98%) Sqoop
13 13 (13.98%) MapReduce
13 13 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (13.98%) Configuration Management
14 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.90%) ETL
14 12 (12.90%) Splunk
14 12 (12.90%) Open Source
14 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (12.90%) Apache Flume
14 12 (12.90%) Impala

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 15 (16.13%) SAS
2 14 (15.05%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.53%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.38%) Confluence
4 5 (5.38%) Jupyter
5 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.08%) CMS
8 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Actimize
2 1 (1.08%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) GitHub
2 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.08%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) LAN
1 11 (11.83%) VPN
1 11 (11.83%) WAN
2 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) SMS
3 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) Big Data
2 18 (19.35%) Hadoop
3 17 (18.28%) Apache Hive
4 14 (15.05%) HBase
5 13 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (13.98%) Sqoop
6 12 (12.90%) Impala
6 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
8 7 (7.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
11 4 (4.30%) Pentaho
12 3 (3.23%) MS Access
12 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (3.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.75%) JIRA
2 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner
3 6 (6.45%) HP UFT
3 6 (6.45%) Selenium
4 3 (3.23%) ERwin
4 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
3 7 (7.53%) Publishing
3 7 (7.53%) Retail Banking
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.30%) Electronics
5 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.23%) Automotive
7 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Analyst
2 11 (11.83%) Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Developer
5 8 (8.60%) SAS Administrator
5 8 (8.60%) User Researcher
6 7 (7.53%) Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Splunk Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Senior SAS Administrator
7 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Fraud Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) Kafka
1 11 (11.83%) Spark Streaming
2 10 (10.75%) Sensu
3 8 (8.60%) .NET
4 6 (6.45%) REST
5 5 (5.38%) Node.js
6 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.15%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.15%) Visualforce
7 2 (2.15%) Web Services
8 1 (1.08%) Ajax
8 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.08%) JAXB
8 1 (1.08%) JPA
8 1 (1.08%) jQuery
8 1 (1.08%) JSON
8 1 (1.08%) Middleware
8 1 (1.08%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.08%) Spring
8 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.53%) User Experience
3 3 (3.23%) Blog
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (20.43%) Data Analytics
4 16 (17.20%) Information Security
5 13 (13.98%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.98%) MapReduce
6 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (12.90%) ETL
6 12 (12.90%) Open Source
7 11 (11.83%) Big Data Analytics
7 11 (11.83%) DevOps
7 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.60%) Change Management
8 8 (8.60%) Data Management
8 8 (8.60%) Data Strategy
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
8 8 (8.60%) SDLC
9 7 (7.53%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) SQL
2 17 (18.28%) Python
3 16 (17.20%) Shell Script
4 11 (11.83%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.30%) R
7 3 (3.23%) ES6
7 3 (3.23%) Scala
7 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) ISEB
3 6 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) MCSE
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.15%) CCA
6 2 (2.15%) CCAA
6 2 (2.15%) CCEA
6 2 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.08%) PhD
7 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PMP
7 1 (1.08%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) QA
4 2 (2.15%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.15%) HDFS
3 2 (2.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Prometheus
2 8 (8.60%) Ansible
3 6 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.15%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.15%) Oozie
4 2 (2.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 12 (12.90%) Splunk
4 11 (11.83%) Tableau
5 9 (9.68%) SAP
6 6 (6.45%) HP
7 4 (4.30%) Informatica
8 3 (3.23%) CA
8 3 (3.23%) Cloudera
8 3 (3.23%) Datameer
8 3 (3.23%) Google
9 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.15%) Citrix
9 2 (2.15%) Intel
9 2 (2.15%) Logi
9 2 (2.15%) Logi Analytics
9 2 (2.15%) McAfee
9 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.08%) Adobe
10 1 (1.08%) Elastic Path