Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Trend Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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.

Trend Analysis
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 129 143
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 +9
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Leeds median daily rate £431 - £260
West Yorkshire median daily rate £431 - £260
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £12.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

Trend 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 2,108 1,956 2,319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.31% 87.40% 89.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,464 1,392 1,557
Leeds median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £282
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 30 38
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +48.15% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.97 £10.20
90th Percentile £32.40 £40.00 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.65 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.04% +1.03% -3.33%

Trend Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Trend Analysis in Leeds

Trend Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Trend Analysis in Leeds

Trend Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trend Analysis in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Trend Analysis also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Trend Analysis.

1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISPF

Trend 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Incident and Problem Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM