Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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.

Digital Analyst
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 134 158
Rank change year-on-year -27 +24 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Analyst 10 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.60% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 16
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £299 £382 £313
90th Percentile £433 £486 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -7.74% +5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,297 2,849 3,641
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 97.54% 96.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,234 1,939 2,380
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £543 £541
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 78 98
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.78 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +6.00% -4.38%
10th Percentile £10.31 £8.88 £9.09
90th Percentile £29.00 £24.65 £23.83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +4.40%

Digital Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Analyst in West Yorkshire

Digital Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Analyst in West Yorkshire

Digital Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Analyst in West Yorkshire

Digital 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 Digital Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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 -13 5 £350 -16.67% 6
Bradford -12 3 £420 -12.50% 2
Wakefield - 1 £375 - 1
Digital Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Digital Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Digital Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (30.00%) MS Access
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) GxP
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Domain Models
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience

Digital 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Domain Models
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GxP
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow