The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Analytics
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 91 85
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.28% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.49% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £700 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £350
% change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £19.61 £35.50
% change year-on-year +98.87% -44.76%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 872 1222 1021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.83% 85.39% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 869 683
Median daily rate £400 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +9.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 17
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Data Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Leeds

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in Leeds

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 24 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (37.50%) Product Management
4 9 (37.50%) ERP
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (37.50%) Legal
5 8 (33.33%) Billing
5 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (12.50%) Middleware
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) Spring.NET
6 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Confluence
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.50%) Ansible

Data 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) Riak
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
3 8 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Legal Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
1 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
1 3 (12.50%) Spring.NET
2 2 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) ERP
3 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 9 (37.50%) Product Management
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) SOLID
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cloudera