The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Technical Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 107 96
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.26% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.27% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Median daily rate £405 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.51% -8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £351
% change year-on-year +1.33% +6.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £19.65
% change year-on-year +34.78% -41.47%  

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 1296 1885 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1286 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in West Yorkshire

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Analyst in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 +11 5 £475 +22.58% 2
Halifax +4 4 £388 - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) E-business
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Banking
5 3 (14.29%) CCSA
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) hybris
5 3 (14.29%) Confluence
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) JIRA

Technical 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 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) ADSL
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) E-business
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.76%) Conflict Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) hybris
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard