Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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.

Senior Analyst
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 121 125
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 10 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.42% 0.76% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.78% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Leeds median daily rate £375 £407 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.75% -8.39% +10.94%
10th Percentile £320 £380 £378
90th Percentile £425 £454 £482
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £444
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.39% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate £24.98 - £31.00
10th Percentile £23.47 - £30.50
90th Percentile £26.50 - £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.98 - £25.39

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,272 2,167 2,259
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.53% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,592 1,508 1,458
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £300 £261 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 53
Leeds median hourly rate £16.94 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +51.85% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £26.50 £40.00 £29.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.58 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.97% +16.60% -15.25%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Leeds

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Leeds

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) GDPR
5 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (10.00%) Epics
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum-ban
5 1 (10.00%) Data Quality

Senior Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Epics
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) SNOMED CT