The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Technical Analyst
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 93 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.29% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £475 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £388 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +2.66% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £19.65
% change year-on-year +34.78% -41.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 990 1386 1109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.44% 96.86% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 969 729
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) hybris
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) E-business
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Wiki
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) JSP

Technical 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
1 3 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) E-business
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard