Period
to 24 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 May 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.

Analyst
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 4 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 140 161 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.11% 16.79% 11.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.74% 17.83% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 87 46
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £225 £246 £95
90th Percentile £483 £488 £506
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -32.05% +49.79%
10th Percentile £8.98 £9.00 £16.09
90th Percentile £15.75 £18.28 £25.54
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +6.90% +26.09% -17.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,019 903 828
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 94.16% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 555 493
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £230 £257 £200
90th Percentile £588 £538 £548
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 26
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.54 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +27.56% -1.79%
10th Percentile £8.98 £9.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.25 £24.81
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.86 £12.75
% change year-on-year -2.27% +24.39% -8.93%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 104 £350 -12.50% 32
Doncaster -1 12 £280 -36.00% 9
Rotherham -5 2 £369 +18.00% 3
Barnsley 0 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (25.00%) Banking
4 24 (17.14%) Change Management
5 21 (15.00%) Financial Institution
6 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.14%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (12.14%) User Stories
8 16 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 16 (11.43%) Scrum
8 16 (11.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (10.00%) Kanban
10 14 (10.00%) Windows
10 14 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 14 (10.00%) Epics
11 13 (9.29%) ITIL
12 12 (8.57%) SQL
13 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (7.14%) JIRA
15 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
16 7 (5.00%) SLA
16 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
16 7 (5.00%) Web Services
16 7 (5.00%) Incident Management
17 6 (4.29%) Data Analysis
17 6 (4.29%) Migration
17 6 (4.29%) SOAP
17 6 (4.29%) Java

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (1.43%) IIS
1 2 (1.43%) SAS
1 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.71%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (0.71%) Moodle
2 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) Mule
2 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.71%) SystmOne
1 1 (0.71%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) LAN
1 3 (2.14%) VoIP
2 2 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) DHCP
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.43%) DB2
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.71%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.71%) Power BI
4 1 (0.71%) QlikView
4 1 (0.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) LINQPad
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 35 (25.00%) Banking
3 21 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.14%) French Language
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) Web Services
2 6 (4.29%) SOAP
3 2 (1.43%) .NET
3 2 (1.43%) Middleware
3 2 (1.43%) RESTful
4 1 (0.71%) COM
4 1 (0.71%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.71%) REST
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.14%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.14%) SCADA
3 2 (1.43%) Fintech
3 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.71%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.71%) NHS
4 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.86%) Unix
4 3 (2.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.14%) Change Management
3 20 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.14%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (12.14%) User Stories
5 16 (11.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 16 (11.43%) Scrum
6 14 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 14 (10.00%) Epics
6 14 (10.00%) Kanban
6 14 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (9.29%) ITIL
8 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.29%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.29%) Internal Audit
10 6 (4.29%) Migration
11 5 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (3.57%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.57%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (2.14%) C#
3 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.43%) C
4 2 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (0.71%) COBOL
5 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.71%) Python
5 1 (0.71%) Ruby
5 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) CCNA
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CISA
4 1 (0.71%) CISM
4 1 (0.71%) CISSP
4 1 (0.71%) CRISC
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.86%) GDPR
2 4 (2.86%) PMO
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) PSD2
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.57%) Avaya
2 5 (3.57%) Citrix
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle
4 3 (2.14%) SAP
4 3 (2.14%) Splunk
5 2 (1.43%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco
5 2 (1.43%) IBM
5 2 (1.43%) Informatica
5 2 (1.43%) Veeam