Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 140 145 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.83% 12.73% 20.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.68% 13.38% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 197
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £211
90th Percentile £575 £525 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 30
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £20.97 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.62% -6.98%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £13.91
% change year-on-year +8.93% +0.68% -4.10%

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 792 1,084 1,021
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 95.17% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 731 706
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £205 £225 £218
90th Percentile £583 £550 £573
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 52 79
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £15.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.34% +20.06% -13.33%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.50 £9.45
90th Percentile £45.10 £34.83 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 +5 110 £450 +5.88% 16
Rotherham +3 9 £498 +80.91% 1
Doncaster -8 6 £250 - 1
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (38.57%) Finance
2 49 (35.00%) Banking
3 39 (27.86%) Cybersecurity
4 37 (26.43%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (20.71%) Investment Management
6 29 (20.71%) Security Operations
7 27 (19.29%) Business Analysis
8 25 (17.86%) SIEM
9 20 (14.29%) SQL
9 20 (14.29%) Client/Server
9 20 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
9 20 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 19 (13.57%) Investment Banking
11 18 (12.86%) User Stories
12 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
14 15 (10.71%) CRM
14 15 (10.71%) Use Case
15 14 (10.00%) Test Scripting
15 14 (10.00%) User Experience
16 12 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
16 12 (8.57%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.57%) Coaching
16 12 (8.57%) Financial Institution
16 12 (8.57%) Firewall
16 12 (8.57%) Information Security
17 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
17 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (7.86%) QRadar

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 8 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.14%) CMS
2 3 (2.14%) Confluence
2 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.43%) SAS
3 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) iTrent
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) OpenDNS
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) GitHub
2 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.57%) Firewall
2 9 (6.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (5.71%) SMS
4 7 (5.00%) DNS
4 7 (5.00%) HTTP
5 1 (0.71%) Internet
5 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) Maltego
2 6 (4.29%) Big Data
3 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.43%) MySQL
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.43%) Power BI
6 2 (1.43%) QlikView
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 4 (2.86%) JIRA
3 3 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) Protractor
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
General
1 54 (38.57%) Finance
2 49 (35.00%) Banking
3 19 (13.57%) Investment Banking
4 12 (8.57%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) Dojo
2 1 (0.71%) Drools
2 1 (0.71%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.71%) HTML
2 1 (0.71%) HTML5
2 1 (0.71%) RESTful
2 1 (0.71%) SOAP
2 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.43%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 14 (10.00%) User Experience
4 12 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (3.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (2.14%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (2.14%) NHS
9 3 (2.14%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.71%) Windows
2 6 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.86%) Cybersecurity
2 35 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.71%) Investment Management
3 29 (20.71%) Security Operations
4 27 (19.29%) Business Analysis
5 25 (17.86%) SIEM
6 20 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 20 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
7 18 (12.86%) User Stories
8 16 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (10.71%) CRM
9 15 (10.71%) Use Case
10 14 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.57%) Coaching
11 12 (8.57%) Information Security
11 12 (8.57%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.14%) Project Management
13 10 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 10 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.71%) C++
4 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.71%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) CISSP
1 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) PMP
3 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) CISM
4 2 (1.43%) CRISC
4 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) GDPR
2 2 (1.43%) Basel II
2 2 (1.43%) COREP
2 2 (1.43%) IFRS
2 2 (1.43%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) PMO
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (2.86%) XenApp
1 4 (2.86%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.86%) QRadar
2 7 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (5.00%) Nessus
3 5 (3.57%) CSIRT
3 5 (3.57%) Nmap
4 3 (2.14%) Kibana
4 3 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.29%) Intel
3 4 (2.86%) Citrix
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (1.43%) HP
4 2 (1.43%) Symantec
5 1 (0.71%) Capita
5 1 (0.71%) Cognos
5 1 (0.71%) Epicor
5 1 (0.71%) Google
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) Lotus
5 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.71%) Splunk