Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Analyst
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 741 745 1,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.93% 15.25% 20.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.59% 15.86% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 487 873
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £173 £154 £206
90th Percentile £480 £488 £475
England median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 95
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.50 £9.38
90th Percentile £20.00 £23.75 £21.60
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,213 4,697 5,742
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.13% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,778 3,024 3,768
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £250
90th Percentile £543 £538 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 208 301
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.44% -1.20% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.96 £9.50 £9.17
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.63 £25.00
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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
West Yorkshire +1 493 £351 +2.79% 162
South Yorkshire +3 137 £450 +28.57% 23
North Yorkshire +3 73 £244 -30.36% 20
East Yorkshire 0 16 £369 +17.06% 6
Humberside - 4 £373 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 197 (26.59%) Finance
2 196 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (14.98%) Business Analysis
5 104 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
6 100 (13.50%) Banking
7 87 (11.74%) SQL
8 79 (10.66%) Microsoft
9 68 (9.18%) Windows
10 65 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
11 56 (7.56%) ITIL
12 55 (7.42%) Active Directory
12 55 (7.42%) Scrum
13 54 (7.29%) User Stories
14 49 (6.61%) Cybersecurity
15 43 (5.80%) GDPR
16 41 (5.53%) JIRA
17 40 (5.40%) Project Management
17 40 (5.40%) CRM
18 38 (5.13%) Migration
18 38 (5.13%) Test Scripting
19 37 (4.99%) Office 365
19 37 (4.99%) PMO
19 37 (4.99%) Data Analysis
19 37 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
21 34 (4.59%) SDLC
22 33 (4.45%) User Experience
22 33 (4.45%) SAS
23 32 (4.32%) QA

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 33 (4.45%) SAS
2 21 (2.83%) Confluence
3 13 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.54%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.40%) CMS
7 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.13%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 65 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (2.29%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.54%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.40%) BASE24
5 2 (0.27%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.13%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.13%) iTrent
6 1 (0.13%) Kypera Housing
6 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.13%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.99%) Office 365
2 10 (1.35%) SaaS
2 10 (1.35%) Trello
3 9 (1.21%) Slack
4 8 (1.08%) OpenDNS
5 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.67%) PaaS
8 4 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.54%) IaaS
8 4 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.27%) GitHub
9 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.13%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.24%) SMS
2 19 (2.56%) Firewall
3 10 (1.35%) DNS
3 10 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (0.94%) HTTP
4 7 (0.94%) Internet
5 6 (0.81%) 3G
5 6 (0.81%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.67%) VPN
7 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.40%) VoIP
7 3 (0.40%) WAN
8 2 (0.27%) DHCP
8 2 (0.27%) Intranet
8 2 (0.27%) LAN
8 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 2 (0.27%) SAN
8 2 (0.27%) Skype
8 2 (0.27%) Wireless
9 1 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.16%) Power BI
5 12 (1.62%) Big Data
6 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.08%) Maltego
8 7 (0.94%) MS Access
8 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.94%) QlikView
9 5 (0.67%) Base SAS
9 5 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.67%) MySQL
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.54%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.54%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.40%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 41 (5.53%) JIRA
2 19 (2.56%) Selenium
3 11 (1.48%) SoapUI
4 7 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.67%) JIRA Agile
5 5 (0.67%) Metasploit
5 5 (0.67%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.67%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.54%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.40%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.40%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.27%) JMeter
8 2 (0.27%) JUnit
8 2 (0.27%) Protractor
8 2 (0.27%) Toad
8 2 (0.27%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 197 (26.59%) Finance
2 100 (13.50%) Banking
3 29 (3.91%) Retail
4 19 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.29%) Retail Banking
6 15 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.21%) Marketing
9 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.67%) Games
11 4 (0.54%) Legal
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
12 3 (0.40%) Automotive
12 3 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Back Office
13 2 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Retail Finance
14 1 (0.13%) iGaming
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.70%) Web Services
2 14 (1.89%) .NET
3 7 (0.94%) SOAP
3 7 (0.94%) XML
4 6 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (0.54%) HTML
5 4 (0.54%) REST
6 3 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.40%) RESTful
7 2 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.27%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.27%) CSS
7 2 (0.27%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.27%) JSON
7 2 (0.27%) Middleware
7 2 (0.27%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.27%) WSDL
8 1 (0.13%) Dojo
8 1 (0.13%) Drools
8 1 (0.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 104 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.45%) User Experience
3 26 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.10%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.02%) NHS
6 13 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.62%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (0.81%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.67%) iPhone
11 3 (0.40%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.40%) Minimum Viable Product
11 3 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.18%) Windows
2 32 (4.32%) Windows 7
3 29 (3.91%) Windows 10
4 11 (1.48%) Linux
5 9 (1.21%) Android
5 9 (1.21%) Unix
6 6 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (14.98%) Business Analysis
4 56 (7.56%) ITIL
5 55 (7.42%) Scrum
6 54 (7.29%) User Stories
7 49 (6.61%) Cybersecurity
8 40 (5.40%) CRM
8 40 (5.40%) Project Management
9 38 (5.13%) Migration
9 38 (5.13%) Test Scripting
10 37 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (4.99%) Data Analysis
11 34 (4.59%) SDLC
12 32 (4.32%) Security Operations
13 31 (4.18%) Data Modelling
13 31 (4.18%) Test Automation
14 30 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (3.91%) Change Management
15 29 (3.91%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (11.74%) SQL
2 19 (2.56%) Java
3 7 (0.94%) C#
3 7 (0.94%) T-SQL
3 7 (0.94%) VBA
4 6 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 6 (0.81%) Scala
5 4 (0.54%) COBOL
5 4 (0.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.54%) R
6 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.40%) Ruby
6 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.27%) C
7 2 (0.27%) Elixir
7 2 (0.27%) Python
7 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.13%) C++
8 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (3.51%) Degree
2 22 (2.97%) ISEB
3 19 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.48%) CISSP
4 11 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.81%) PMP
7 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.54%) CCSA
7 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.40%) CCSP
8 3 (0.40%) CEH
8 3 (0.40%) CISM
8 3 (0.40%) CRISC
8 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.27%) CBAP
9 2 (0.27%) IIBA
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.27%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.80%) GDPR
2 37 (4.99%) PMO
3 32 (4.32%) QA
4 17 (2.29%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.48%) SLA
6 4 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.40%) COREP
8 2 (0.27%) Basel II
8 2 (0.27%) IFRS
8 2 (0.27%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.13%) FINREP
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.13%) SEPA
9 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 55 (7.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.81%) Firmware
3 5 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (0.54%) XenApp
4 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (2.43%) SCCM
2 11 (1.48%) QRadar
3 8 (1.08%) Nessus
3 8 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.67%) CSIRT
5 5 (0.67%) Kibana
5 5 (0.67%) Nmap
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.78%) Oracle
3 25 (3.37%) SAP
4 13 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.48%) ServiceNow
6 10 (1.35%) HP
7 9 (1.21%) Intel
8 7 (0.94%) Cisco
8 7 (0.94%) Citrix
8 7 (0.94%) VMware
9 5 (0.67%) Apple
10 4 (0.54%) Capita
10 4 (0.54%) CyberArk
10 4 (0.54%) Lotus
10 4 (0.54%) McAfee
10 4 (0.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 4 (0.54%) Splunk
10 4 (0.54%) Tableau
11 3 (0.40%) Datameer
11 3 (0.40%) Google