The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 256 306 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.98% 15.08% 20.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.39% 15.64% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 210 299
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £12.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +19.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.28 £17.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 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 1392 1956 2011
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.75% 96.40% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 1361 1383
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 58
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.13 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +17.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.23 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +3 184 £365 +0.68% 52
Halifax +1 27 £388 -3.12% 4
Bradford -1 21 £413 +10.00% 9
Wakefield -3 8 £250 -28.57% 3
Pudsey -3 1 £125 -37.50% 2
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 181 (38.51%) Finance
2 122 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (18.94%) Business Analysis
4 86 (18.30%) Microsoft
5 58 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (10.64%) Banking
7 45 (9.57%) Retail
8 44 (9.36%) SQL
9 43 (9.15%) Project Management
10 40 (8.51%) Windows
11 39 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (8.30%) PMO
12 38 (8.09%) User Stories
13 35 (7.45%) Active Directory
14 34 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
15 31 (6.60%) E-Commerce
15 31 (6.60%) Scrum
16 30 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
17 28 (5.96%) Data Modelling
18 26 (5.53%) SAP
18 26 (5.53%) ITIL
19 25 (5.32%) MS Visio
19 25 (5.32%) Waterfall
19 25 (5.32%) Test Scripting
20 24 (5.11%) JIRA
21 23 (4.89%) SAS
21 23 (4.89%) Degree
22 22 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 22 (4.68%) Migration
23 21 (4.47%) Change Management

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 23 (4.89%) SAS
2 21 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.77%) Confluence
4 10 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.70%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.64%) CMS
7 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.43%) StreamWeaver
9 1 (0.21%) Mule
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (5.32%) MS Visio
4 22 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.21%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Maximo
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.21%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) AdWords
4 1 (0.21%) Force.com
4 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.77%) Firewall
2 9 (1.91%) Internet
3 8 (1.70%) Intranet
4 6 (1.28%) WAN
5 5 (1.06%) DHCP
5 5 (1.06%) Network Security
6 4 (0.85%) DNS
6 4 (0.85%) LAN
6 4 (0.85%) VPN
7 3 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.64%) SAN
7 3 (0.64%) SNMP
7 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.64%) Wireless
7 3 (0.64%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.43%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.43%) MPLS
8 2 (0.43%) Skype
9 1 (0.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (1.91%) MS Access
3 8 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.49%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.06%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.06%) Lumira
5 5 (1.06%) MySQL
6 4 (0.85%) QlikView
6 4 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (0.64%) DTS
7 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.43%) GIS
8 2 (0.43%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (5.11%) JIRA
2 12 (2.55%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.34%) Selenium
3 11 (2.34%) SoapUI
4 9 (1.91%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.49%) JMeter
6 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.06%) Toad
8 4 (0.85%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.85%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.64%) MSTest
10 2 (0.43%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.21%) Appium
11 1 (0.21%) Gatling
11 1 (0.21%) Hudson
11 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.21%) JBehave
11 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 181 (38.51%) Finance
2 50 (10.64%) Banking
3 45 (9.57%) Retail
4 18 (3.83%) Legal
5 14 (2.98%) Marketing
6 12 (2.55%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.06%) Billing
8 5 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.64%) Games
10 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.98%) XML
2 10 (2.13%) .NET
3 9 (1.91%) Web Services
4 7 (1.49%) SOAP
5 5 (1.06%) HTML
6 3 (0.64%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.43%) CSS
8 1 (0.21%) COM
8 1 (0.21%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) JSP
8 1 (0.21%) Middleware
8 1 (0.21%) RESTful
8 1 (0.21%) SAP MI
8 1 (0.21%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.21%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.21%) WF
8 1 (0.21%) WSDL
8 1 (0.21%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.21%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.40%) User Experience
3 15 (3.19%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.91%) NHS
5 9 (1.91%) Smart Meter
6 6 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.06%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.06%) Social Media
8 4 (0.85%) iPad
8 4 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.64%) Wiki
10 2 (0.43%) AS400
10 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.43%) CMDB
11 1 (0.21%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.21%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.51%) Windows
2 19 (4.04%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.70%) Android
4 7 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.64%) Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.43%) Unix
8 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (18.94%) Business Analysis
3 58 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (9.15%) Project Management
5 38 (8.09%) User Stories
6 31 (6.60%) E-Commerce
6 31 (6.60%) Scrum
7 28 (5.96%) Data Modelling
8 26 (5.53%) ITIL
9 25 (5.32%) Test Scripting
9 25 (5.32%) Waterfall
10 22 (4.68%) Migration
11 21 (4.47%) Change Management
12 20 (4.26%) Analytics
12 20 (4.26%) Test Automation
13 19 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (3.83%) SDLC
14 18 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (3.62%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.36%) SQL
2 14 (2.98%) VBA
3 6 (1.28%) Java
4 5 (1.06%) Groovy
4 5 (1.06%) VB
5 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.85%) PHP
5 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.64%) C
7 2 (0.43%) Python
7 2 (0.43%) RPG
7 2 (0.43%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.43%) Scala
8 1 (0.21%) ABAP
8 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (4.89%) Degree
2 16 (3.40%) ISEB
3 8 (1.70%) CCNA
3 8 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.70%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.06%) CCSA
5 5 (1.06%) IIBA
6 4 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.64%) MCP
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.64%) MOS
7 3 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.43%) MCITP
8 2 (0.43%) MCSE
8 2 (0.43%) MCTS
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.30%) PMO
2 21 (4.47%) QA
3 12 (2.55%) SLA
4 8 (1.70%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.06%) GDPR
6 3 (0.64%) IFRS
6 3 (0.64%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 35 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.85%) vSphere
4 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.70%) SCCM
2 6 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.64%) WMI
4 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.43%) DameWare
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.43%) SCOM
4 2 (0.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.53%) SAP
3 13 (2.77%) HP
4 9 (1.91%) Cisco
4 9 (1.91%) Google
4 9 (1.91%) Tableau
5 7 (1.49%) Oracle
6 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.85%) Citrix
7 4 (0.85%) Cognos
7 4 (0.85%) Dell
7 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.64%) DataFlux
8 3 (0.64%) hybris
8 3 (0.64%) Lotus
8 3 (0.64%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.64%) VMware
9 2 (0.43%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.43%) Splunk
9 2 (0.43%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £370 - 400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Xiros Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £480 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £220.00 - £265.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Elland, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago