Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Data Analysis
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 101 87
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 38 46 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.68% 1.76% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.01% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 56
Leeds median daily rate £425 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% +18.84%
10th Percentile £363 £295 £306
90th Percentile £594 £501 £750
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £395
% change year-on-year +7.26% +0.32% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Leeds median hourly rate - £31.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.33% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £31.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year - -10.79% -

Data Analysis 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 1944 2293 2855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.17% 87.65% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1547 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.20 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.13 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Leeds

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Leeds

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Leeds

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
2 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (28.95%) Data Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 9 (23.68%) Python
4 9 (23.68%) Data Integration
5 8 (21.05%) QA
5 8 (21.05%) ETL
5 8 (21.05%) SAP
6 7 (18.42%) Finance
6 7 (18.42%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
6 7 (18.42%) Data Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) Data Reconciliation
6 7 (18.42%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) Big Data
7 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
7 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.79%) SAS
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) Informatica
7 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 5 (13.16%) Java
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle

Data Analysis
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 6 (15.79%) SAS
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.16%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) HBase
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Data Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Data Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Functional Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Data Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Splunk Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) CRM Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Data Scientist
9 2 (5.26%) Integration Project Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 2 (5.26%) PC Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) SAP Utilities Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) SAS Data Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Data Management
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Data Integration
2 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
3 8 (21.05%) ETL
4 7 (18.42%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (18.42%) Data Engineering
4 7 (18.42%) Data Reconciliation
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Transformation
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.16%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) R
6 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) GDPR
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) SAP
2 6 (15.79%) Informatica
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) Sun