Period
to 23 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 160 100 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.77% 10.56% 17.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.80% 10.94% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 60 125
South Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £253 £163 £213
90th Percentile £493 £490 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +0.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £20.97 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.05% +49.79% -9.06%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.37 £11.28
90th Percentile £18.28 £26.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.12 £12.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +17.67% -22.58% +16.98%

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 899 914 1,005
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 96.52% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 566 697
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £241
90th Percentile £550 £540 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 42
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.33 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.57% - +7.83%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.13 £23.65 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +19.23% -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 23 April 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 April 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 +14 119 £414 +0.91% 13
Rotherham +6 11 £313 +78.57% 3
Doncaster +6 7 £375 +212.50% 2
Barnsley -9 3 £425 +36.00% 1
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 60 (37.50%) Finance
2 48 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (28.13%) Banking
5 37 (23.13%) Investment Management
6 35 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (17.50%) Security Operations
9 26 (16.25%) Client/Server
10 24 (15.00%) User Stories
11 23 (14.38%) Business Analysis
11 23 (14.38%) Scrum
11 23 (14.38%) Threat Intelligence
12 22 (13.75%) Microsoft
13 21 (13.13%) SQL
14 19 (11.88%) Acceptance Criteria
14 19 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (11.88%) SIEM
15 17 (10.63%) Windows
16 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
17 15 (9.38%) Coaching
17 15 (9.38%) Information Security
17 15 (9.38%) Data Analysis
17 15 (9.38%) Investment Banking
17 15 (9.38%) JIRA
18 14 (8.75%) Confluence
18 14 (8.75%) Software Delivery
18 14 (8.75%) Mentoring
18 14 (8.75%) QRadar
19 13 (8.13%) User Experience

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 14 (8.75%) Confluence
2 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.25%) SAS
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.25%) GitHub
2 2 (1.25%) OpenDNS
2 2 (1.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) SMS
2 9 (5.63%) Firewall
3 8 (5.00%) Internet
4 7 (4.38%) Intranet
5 2 (1.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.63%) HTTP
6 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) Big Data
3 5 (3.13%) QlikView
4 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.88%) Power BI
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) Maltego
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (9.38%) JIRA
2 11 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) JMeter
4 1 (0.63%) Protractor
4 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 60 (37.50%) Finance
2 45 (28.13%) Banking
3 15 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.63%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.38%) .NET
2 4 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.88%) CSS
3 3 (1.88%) HTML
3 3 (1.88%) XML
4 2 (1.25%) CSS3
4 2 (1.25%) HTML5
4 2 (1.25%) jQuery
4 2 (1.25%) JSON
4 2 (1.25%) XSLT
5 1 (0.63%) Dojo
5 1 (0.63%) Drools
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) Spring
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (16.25%) Client/Server
3 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.13%) User Experience
5 12 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.38%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (3.13%) NHS
9 4 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.25%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.63%) iPad
12 1 (0.63%) iPhone
12 1 (0.63%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.63%) Windows
2 6 (3.75%) Unix
3 3 (1.88%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.13%) Investment Management
4 35 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (17.50%) Security Operations
6 24 (15.00%) User Stories
7 23 (14.38%) Business Analysis
7 23 (14.38%) Scrum
7 23 (14.38%) Threat Intelligence
8 19 (11.88%) Acceptance Criteria
8 19 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (11.88%) SIEM
9 15 (9.38%) Coaching
9 15 (9.38%) Data Analysis
9 15 (9.38%) Information Security
10 14 (8.75%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.75%) Software Delivery
11 12 (7.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 12 (7.50%) Data Modelling
11 12 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) Python
3 4 (2.50%) Java
4 3 (1.88%) C#
4 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.25%) C++
5 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.63%) R
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.00%) CISSP
2 7 (4.38%) Degree
3 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) CCNP
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CISM
5 1 (0.63%) CRISC
5 1 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) GDPR
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.88%) PSD2
3 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.25%) PMO
3 2 (1.25%) QA
3 2 (1.25%) SEPA
4 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (2.50%) XenApp
1 4 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) QRadar
2 6 (3.75%) CSIRT
2 6 (3.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.88%) Intel
3 7 (4.38%) Capita
4 5 (3.13%) Citrix
5 3 (1.88%) Cognos
5 3 (1.88%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.25%) Cisco
6 2 (1.25%) HP
6 2 (1.25%) IBM
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle
6 2 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Datameer
7 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.63%) NetApp
7 1 (0.63%) Northgate
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Tableau
7 1 (0.63%) Teradata
7 1 (0.63%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) Xamarin