The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Analyst
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 13.16% 41.46% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 42.50% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £250 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 37 40 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 97.37% 97.56% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 9
Median daily rate £400 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +32.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.32 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.43% -61.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Wakefield

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Wakefield

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Wakefield over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Wakefield

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Wakefield

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Wakefield region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (12.50%) Intranet
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) WF
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Infor
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec