Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 130 97
Rank change year-on-year +18 -33 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 24 20 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.06% 0.76% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.80% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 43
Leeds median daily rate £400 £444 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.86% +0.85% +25.71%
10th Percentile £375 £331 £302
90th Percentile £440 £486 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £31.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £28.20 -

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 2188 2515 3068
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 95.88% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 1670 2123
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 96
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.83
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.18 £36.02
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.17% -2.54% +9.24%

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 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 November 2017, Senior Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) VBScript
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) GDPR
7 1 (4.17%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (4.17%) Acceptance Criteria

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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) Python
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft