Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Analytics
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 54 101
Rank change year-on-year -20 +47 -36
Contract jobs citing Analytics 96 112 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.82% 3.84% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 4.44% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 82 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% -
10th Percentile £308 £301 £304
90th Percentile £550 £625 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £445 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 - £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -48.57% +18.64% -20.36%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,001 2,525 3,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.16% 86.47% 88.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,053 1,744 2,207
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 57 63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £8.69 £10.26
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.81
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.10% +4.37%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in West Yorkshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in West Yorkshire

Analytics
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 Analytics within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -17 74 £425 -2.86% 30
Halifax +3 4 £425 -5.76% 1
Wakefield - 3 £475 - 1
Bradford -16 2 £513 +33.55% 5
Analytics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 47 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.13%) Data Analytics
3 23 (23.96%) Python
4 22 (22.92%) SQL
5 20 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (20.83%) Finance
6 19 (19.79%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (17.71%) Java
8 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
9 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.58%) Big Data
11 13 (13.54%) Node.js
11 13 (13.54%) ETL
12 12 (12.50%) Usability Testing
13 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
13 11 (11.46%) Scala
13 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (11.46%) Ruby
13 11 (11.46%) Degree
13 11 (11.46%) Servlets
13 11 (11.46%) Windows
13 11 (11.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (10.42%) Docker
14 10 (10.42%) DevOps
14 10 (10.42%) Quantitative Research
14 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
14 10 (10.42%) MongoDB

Analytics
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 7 (7.29%) nginx
2 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.17%) Confluence
3 4 (4.17%) SAS
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.38%) Google Analytics
3 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.13%) GitHub
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (2.08%) Office 365
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
1 6 (6.25%) SSL
1 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.04%) 2G
4 1 (1.04%) 3G
4 1 (1.04%) 4G
4 1 (1.04%) LAN
4 1 (1.04%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.04%) S/MIME
4 1 (1.04%) VPN
4 1 (1.04%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.58%) Big Data
3 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.33%) Riak
6 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (3.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (3.13%) Data Lake
9 3 (3.13%) Data Mart
9 3 (3.13%) DataStage
10 2 (2.08%) Power BI
10 2 (2.08%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.38%) Selenium
4 8 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.33%) Gatling
4 8 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 6 (6.25%) Ant
6 5 (5.21%) Maven
7 4 (4.17%) JIRA
8 3 (3.13%) gulp
8 3 (3.13%) Sublime Text
8 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.08%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.08%) ERwin
9 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (1.04%) JUnit
10 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Developer
2 16 (16.67%) Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) User Researcher
4 8 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Scala Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Architect
6 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Designer
8 3 (3.13%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior UX Designer
8 3 (3.13%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) Node.js
2 11 (11.46%) Servlets
3 9 (9.38%) Gherkin
4 8 (8.33%) CSS
5 7 (7.29%) Play Framework
6 6 (6.25%) JSON
7 5 (5.21%) Ajax
7 5 (5.21%) J2EE
7 5 (5.21%) OSGi
7 5 (5.21%) Web Services
7 5 (5.21%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) HTML
8 3 (3.13%) Regular Expression
9 2 (2.08%) HTML5
9 2 (2.08%) LESS
9 2 (2.08%) REST
9 2 (2.08%) Sass
9 2 (2.08%) YAML
10 1 (1.04%) jQuery
10 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (4.17%) NHS
4 3 (3.13%) Blog
4 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) CUDA
6 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.04%) PKI
6 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.04%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.13%) Unix
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.13%) Data Analytics
3 20 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (13.54%) ETL
6 12 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.42%) DevOps
8 10 (10.42%) Quantitative Research
9 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.38%) Performance Engineering
9 9 (9.38%) Psychology
9 9 (9.38%) Scrum
10 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.33%) Market Research
10 8 (8.33%) Migration
10 8 (8.33%) Open Source
10 8 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
11 7 (7.29%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) Python
2 22 (22.92%) SQL
3 17 (17.71%) Java
4 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.46%) Ruby
5 11 (11.46%) Scala
6 9 (9.38%) C#
7 8 (8.33%) Groovy
8 6 (6.25%) Haskell
8 6 (6.25%) Perl
9 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) R
11 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.13%) MCSE
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCSD
4 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) ACCA
5 1 (1.04%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.04%) CCNA
5 1 (1.04%) CIMA
5 1 (1.04%) CISA
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PhD
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (1.04%) QiCA
5 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.17%) QA
3 3 (3.13%) PMO
4 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.08%) SLA
5 1 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Grafana
1 8 (8.33%) Kibana
2 7 (7.29%) Puppet
3 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.08%) Ansible
4 2 (2.08%) Graphite
4 2 (2.08%) Oozie
5 1 (1.04%) Ambari
5 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.04%) Mesos
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.04%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.04%) Terraform
5 1 (1.04%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Google
3 7 (7.29%) Adobe
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle
5 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 4 (4.17%) Splunk
6 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.13%) Cognos
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.13%) Tableau
7 2 (2.08%) Intel
7 2 (2.08%) McAfee
7 2 (2.08%) Netezza
7 2 (2.08%) Netskope
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix
8 1 (1.04%) Dataiku
8 1 (1.04%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.04%) Nokia
8 1 (1.04%) VMware
8 1 (1.04%) Zoho