The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 26.32% 6.45% 24.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 6.45% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £275 £325 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.07 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  

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 36 31 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 94.74% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 15
Median daily rate £450 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Median hourly rate £15.84 £12.50 £9.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.70% +27.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.96 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.50 £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Wakefield

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) SLA
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) SCOM
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Intranet
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Office 365
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Android
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
1 3 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
1 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Change Control
1 2 (9.52%) Migration
1 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
1 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
2 1 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (4.76%) Coaching
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
2 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
2 1 (4.76%) ETL
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Scorecard
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
2 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) Sophos
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec