Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 708 908 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.80% 15.61% 20.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.31% 16.17% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 599 848
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £350 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +2.34% +9.00%
10th Percentile £180 £213 £208
90th Percentile £450 £475 £453
England median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £13.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.21% +1.92% +1.96%
10th Percentile £8.57 £8.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £17.55 £18.75 £27.40
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -3.23%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4089 5616 5597
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.01% 96.58% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2616 3768 3651
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £225
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 171 252
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.34 £8.50 £8.64
90th Percentile £29.00 £33.75 £37.45
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +1 484 £375 +7.14% 70
South Yorkshire +3 110 £360 -1.37% 11
North Yorkshire +3 83 £273 -12.80% 8
East Yorkshire +2 18 £375 +15.38% 7
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 231 (32.63%) Finance
2 177 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (17.37%) Business Analysis
4 118 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 93 (13.14%) Windows
6 85 (12.01%) Banking
7 83 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (10.17%) SQL
10 66 (9.32%) Active Directory
11 58 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
12 55 (7.77%) Retail
13 53 (7.49%) User Stories
14 52 (7.34%) ITIL
14 52 (7.34%) Data Modelling
15 51 (7.20%) Project Management
16 44 (6.21%) SAP
17 43 (6.07%) Test Scripting
18 42 (5.93%) Change Management
19 41 (5.79%) Scrum
19 41 (5.79%) Migration
19 41 (5.79%) E-Commerce
19 41 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
20 40 (5.65%) Test Automation
20 40 (5.65%) PMO
21 38 (5.37%) Windows 7
22 35 (4.94%) Waterfall
23 34 (4.80%) JIRA
24 30 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
25 29 (4.10%) Degree

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 25 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.25%) SAS
3 21 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.12%) Confluence
6 10 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.99%) CMS
8 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.85%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.28%) StreamWeaver
12 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.14%) Gentran
12 1 (0.14%) IIS
12 1 (0.14%) Mule
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 23 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.84%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.56%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.56%) SAP WM
3 3 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.42%) Maximo
3 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.14%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.14%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.14%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.69%) Office 365
2 10 (1.41%) OpenDNS
3 6 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.14%) AdWords
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.11%) DNS
2 16 (2.26%) Firewall
2 16 (2.26%) WAN
3 13 (1.84%) Internet
4 9 (1.27%) Intranet
4 9 (1.27%) LAN
4 9 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.13%) DHCP
6 6 (0.85%) SAN
6 6 (0.85%) VPN
7 5 (0.71%) Network Security
8 4 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.56%) MPLS
8 4 (0.56%) SMS
8 4 (0.56%) SNMP
8 4 (0.56%) Wireless
9 3 (0.42%) VoIP
9 3 (0.42%) ZigBee
10 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
1 22 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.55%) SAP BW
5 10 (1.41%) Maltego
6 9 (1.27%) MS Access
7 8 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (0.99%) SAP HANA
8 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.85%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.71%) Lumira
10 5 (0.71%) MySQL
10 5 (0.71%) QlikView
10 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (4.80%) JIRA
2 21 (2.97%) Selenium
3 15 (2.12%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.84%) SoapUI
5 11 (1.55%) Cucumber
5 11 (1.55%) HP UFT
6 8 (1.13%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.99%) JMeter
8 6 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.71%) Toad
10 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.28%) MSTest
10 2 (0.28%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.14%) Appium
11 1 (0.14%) Gatling
11 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.14%) JBehave
11 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 231 (32.63%) Finance
2 85 (12.01%) Banking
3 55 (7.77%) Retail
4 21 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.26%) Legal
6 15 (2.12%) Marketing
6 15 (2.12%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.85%) Law
9 5 (0.71%) Back Office
9 5 (0.71%) Billing
9 5 (0.71%) Publishing
10 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.42%) Games
11 3 (0.42%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.82%) .NET
2 17 (2.40%) XML
3 12 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (1.41%) Web Services
5 6 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.71%) SOAP
7 3 (0.42%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.42%) HTML
8 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.28%) CSS
9 1 (0.14%) COM
9 1 (0.14%) EDI
9 1 (0.14%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.14%) SAP MI
9 1 (0.14%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.14%) WSDL
9 1 (0.14%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.14%) XSD
9 1 (0.14%) XSL
9 1 (0.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 20 (2.82%) User Experience
4 19 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 11 (1.55%) Smart Meter
7 9 (1.27%) NHS
8 8 (1.13%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.71%) iPad
10 5 (0.71%) Social Media
11 4 (0.56%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.42%) CMDB
12 3 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.42%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.42%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 93 (13.14%) Windows
2 38 (5.37%) Windows 7
3 24 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.54%) Windows 10
4 18 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.27%) Android
6 8 (1.13%) Linux
6 8 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.85%) Unix
9 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.71%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.56%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (17.37%) Business Analysis
3 83 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (7.49%) User Stories
5 52 (7.34%) Data Modelling
5 52 (7.34%) ITIL
6 51 (7.20%) Project Management
7 43 (6.07%) Test Scripting
8 42 (5.93%) Change Management
9 41 (5.79%) E-Commerce
9 41 (5.79%) Migration
9 41 (5.79%) Scrum
10 40 (5.65%) Test Automation
11 35 (4.94%) Waterfall
12 30 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (4.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 26 (3.67%) Analytics
15 25 (3.53%) SDLC
16 23 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (3.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 72 (10.17%) SQL
2 14 (1.98%) VBA
3 10 (1.41%) Java
4 7 (0.99%) C#
5 5 (0.71%) VB
6 4 (0.56%) C
6 4 (0.56%) Python
6 4 (0.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.42%) VBScript
8 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.28%) JCL
8 2 (0.28%) PHP
8 2 (0.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.28%) Scala
9 1 (0.14%) ABAP
9 1 (0.14%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) Groovy
9 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.14%) RPG
9 1 (0.14%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 29 (4.10%) Degree
2 23 (3.25%) ISEB
3 12 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.41%) CCNA
5 10 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.99%) CISSP
8 6 (0.85%) CISM
9 5 (0.71%) CCSA
9 5 (0.71%) CRISC
9 5 (0.71%) IIBA
10 4 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.56%) MCP
10 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.56%) PMP
10 4 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.42%) CISA
11 3 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.65%) PMO
2 21 (2.97%) QA
2 21 (2.97%) SLA
3 14 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.27%) GDPR
5 5 (0.71%) IFRS
5 5 (0.71%) IFRS 9
6 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 66 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.85%) vSphere
4 5 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.14%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.14%) Docker
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (3.67%) SCCM
2 12 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.71%) Kibana
4 4 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (0.56%) WMI
5 3 (0.42%) DameWare
6 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.28%) WSUS
7 1 (0.14%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.14%) EnCase
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.14%) FTK
7 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.14%) QRadar
7 1 (0.14%) SCOM
7 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 118 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 44 (6.21%) SAP
3 20 (2.82%) Oracle
4 18 (2.54%) HP
5 15 (2.12%) Cisco
6 12 (1.69%) Citrix
6 12 (1.69%) VMware
7 10 (1.41%) Tableau
8 9 (1.27%) Google
9 7 (0.99%) Cognos
9 7 (0.99%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.99%) Symantec
10 6 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.71%) Dell
11 5 (0.71%) Lotus
12 4 (0.56%) Sophos
13 3 (0.42%) Ariba
13 3 (0.42%) NetApp
13 3 (0.42%) Wyse
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £155 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Linksap Europe LTD
Rate: Market (All Inclusive)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago