Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 35 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 32.41% 21.98% 12.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.98% 22.47% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 1
Wakefield median daily rate £250 £198 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -19.39% +104.17%
10th Percentile £125 £121 £243
90th Percentile £419 £355 £248
West Yorkshire median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Wakefield median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -10.34%
10th Percentile £15.50 £12.60 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.50 £16.80 £14.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.16 £12.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +9.67% -17.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Contract vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 103 89 47
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 97.80% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 23
Wakefield median daily rate £363 £263 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.10% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £131 £120 £173
90th Percentile £513 £439 £413
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 12
Wakefield median hourly rate £12.50 £14.38 £13.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.90% +18.91%
10th Percentile £10.10 £9.29 £10.65
90th Percentile £16.50 £16.35 £14.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 15 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (20.00%) Retail
5 6 (17.14%) Back Office
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
5 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
5 6 (17.14%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
5 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations
5 6 (17.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) SMS
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Logistics
7 4 (11.43%) BPMN
7 4 (11.43%) Business Forecasting
7 4 (11.43%) Swim Lanes
8 3 (8.57%) User Stories
8 3 (8.57%) User Experience
8 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (8.57%) Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) SQL

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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SMS
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 6 (17.14%) Back Office
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations
2 6 (17.14%) Financial Modelling
2 6 (17.14%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) BPMN
4 4 (11.43%) Business Forecasting
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) Logistics
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Swim Lanes
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) User Stories
6 2 (5.71%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
1 1 (2.86%) CISA
1 1 (2.86%) CISM
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) CRISC
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) EnCase
1 1 (2.86%) FTK
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Demandware
4 1 (2.86%) NetApp
4 1 (2.86%) Syncsort
4 1 (2.86%) Veeam
4 1 (2.86%) VMware