The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 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.

Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 225 327 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.79% 16.69% 20.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.33% 17.30% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 216 248
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £187 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 17
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.56% -3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.34 £21.00 £19.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1298 1890 1750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.87% 96.48% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1292 1094
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 90
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £8.75 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 149 £350 +3.70% 59
Halifax 0 24 £388 +3.33% 6
Bradford -2 22 £375 +7.14% 11
Wakefield +6 10 £263 -19.23% 1
Brighouse - 5 - - 1
Castleford +2 1 £325 - 3
Pudsey - 1 £200 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 137 (31.28%) Finance
2 91 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (17.81%) Microsoft
4 71 (16.21%) Business Analysis
5 58 (13.24%) SQL
6 53 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (10.27%) ITIL
7 45 (10.27%) Windows
8 44 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (9.82%) Banking
10 37 (8.45%) Retail
11 36 (8.22%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.99%) MS Excel
13 34 (7.76%) Active Directory
14 32 (7.31%) User Stories
15 31 (7.08%) Scrum
16 30 (6.85%) MS Office
17 28 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (6.39%) Test Scripting
17 28 (6.39%) Windows 7
18 25 (5.71%) Legal
18 25 (5.71%) Project Management
19 23 (5.25%) Migration
19 23 (5.25%) Data Analysis
20 22 (5.02%) QA
20 22 (5.02%) PMO
21 20 (4.57%) SQL Server
21 20 (4.57%) SAP
21 20 (4.57%) JIRA
21 20 (4.57%) SDLC

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 19 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.42%) SAS
3 11 (2.51%) Confluence
4 7 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (1.60%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.91%) CMS
7 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.46%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.46%) StreamWeaver
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 35 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.85%) MS Office
3 15 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.60%) MS Project
6 5 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.46%) Unica
4 1 (0.23%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.23%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.37%) Office 365
2 5 (1.14%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.05%) Firewall
2 5 (1.14%) Network Security
3 4 (0.91%) Skype
4 3 (0.68%) DHCP
4 3 (0.68%) Internet
4 3 (0.68%) Intranet
5 2 (0.46%) DNS
5 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.46%) SAN
5 2 (0.46%) SMS
5 2 (0.46%) Wireless
5 2 (0.46%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.23%) ADSL
6 1 (0.23%) Extranet
6 1 (0.23%) MPLS
6 1 (0.23%) Softphone
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) VoIP
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.51%) QlikView
4 10 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.37%) MySQL
6 5 (1.14%) Lumira
7 4 (0.91%) Power BI
8 3 (0.68%) Big Data
8 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.46%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.57%) JIRA
2 14 (3.20%) SoapUI
3 11 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.05%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.83%) Selenium
6 6 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.91%) JMeter
7 4 (0.91%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.68%) MSTest
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.23%) Appium
10 1 (0.23%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.23%) JBehave
10 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.23%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.23%) Subversion
10 1 (0.23%) Toad
10 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 137 (31.28%) Finance
2 43 (9.82%) Banking
3 37 (8.45%) Retail
4 25 (5.71%) Legal
5 19 (4.34%) Marketing
6 17 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.74%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.46%) Back Office
10 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 2 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.74%) .NET
2 10 (2.28%) SOAP
3 8 (1.83%) XML
4 5 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.14%) HTML
5 3 (0.68%) Gherkin
5 3 (0.68%) RESTful
5 3 (0.68%) Web Services
6 2 (0.46%) CSS
7 1 (0.23%) JSON
7 1 (0.23%) JSP
7 1 (0.23%) Middleware
7 1 (0.23%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.23%) WF
7 1 (0.23%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.23%) XMPP
7 1 (0.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.34%) User Experience
3 15 (3.42%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.20%) NHS
5 12 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.51%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.83%) iPad
8 6 (1.37%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.37%) iPhone
9 5 (1.14%) Social Media
10 4 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.68%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.68%) Wiki
12 2 (0.46%) CMDB
12 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.46%) Tandem
13 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.27%) Windows
2 28 (6.39%) Windows 7
3 10 (2.28%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.83%) Android
5 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.91%) Unix
6 4 (0.91%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.91%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.68%) Linux
8 2 (0.46%) AIX
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.23%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (16.21%) Business Analysis
3 53 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (10.27%) ITIL
5 36 (8.22%) E-Commerce
6 32 (7.31%) User Stories
7 31 (7.08%) Scrum
8 28 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (6.39%) Test Scripting
9 25 (5.71%) Project Management
10 23 (5.25%) Data Analysis
10 23 (5.25%) Migration
11 20 (4.57%) SDLC
12 18 (4.11%) Data Modelling
12 18 (4.11%) Manual Testing
13 17 (3.88%) Analytics
13 17 (3.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (3.88%) Waterfall
14 16 (3.65%) Service Management
14 16 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (13.24%) SQL
2 11 (2.51%) T-SQL
3 8 (1.83%) Groovy
4 5 (1.14%) Java
5 4 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.68%) PHP
7 2 (0.46%) C
7 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.46%) Python
7 2 (0.46%) Scala
7 2 (0.46%) VBA
8 1 (0.23%) ABAP
8 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.23%) RPG
8 1 (0.23%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 18 (4.11%) Degree
2 15 (3.42%) ISEB
3 11 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.91%) CCNA
6 4 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.91%) IIBA
7 3 (0.68%) CCSA
7 3 (0.68%) MCP
7 3 (0.68%) MOS
8 2 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.23%) CISM
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) MCITP
9 1 (0.23%) MCSE
9 1 (0.23%) MCTS
9 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.02%) PMO
1 22 (5.02%) QA
2 15 (3.42%) SLA
3 8 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.46%) IFRS
5 2 (0.46%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 34 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) XenApp
4 1 (0.23%) Firmware
4 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.37%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.91%) SCCM
3 3 (0.68%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.68%) SCOM
4 2 (0.46%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.23%) Grafana
5 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.23%) OpenView
5 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 78 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.57%) SAP
3 13 (2.97%) Tableau
4 8 (1.83%) Google
4 8 (1.83%) HP
4 8 (1.83%) Oracle
5 7 (1.60%) Cisco
6 5 (1.14%) IBM
7 4 (0.91%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.91%) Citrix
7 4 (0.91%) NetIQ
8 3 (0.68%) hybris
8 3 (0.68%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (0.68%) Splunk
9 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.46%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.46%) VMware
10 1 (0.23%) F5
10 1 (0.23%) Symantec
10 1 (0.23%) Verint
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