Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +17
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 35 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.99% 6.30% 6.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.44% 18.45% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 25
Bedfordshire median daily rate £320 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.89% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £133 £300 £346
90th Percentile £597 £577 £616
East of England median daily rate £400 £418 £375
% change year-on-year -4.22% +11.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £11.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.88% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £13.72 £21.25
% change year-on-year +27.60% -35.46% -32.54%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 180 233 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 30.82% 34.11% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 160 124
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.32% -2.65%
10th Percentile £223 £212 £255
90th Percentile £550 £544 £589
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -68.89% +44.00%
10th Percentile £13.68 £10.71 £20.20
90th Percentile £20.00 £22.80 £45.86
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.43% -7.89% -36.67%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Bedfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Luton 0 16 £413 -18.32% 6
Bedford 0 8 £250 -33.33% 1
Dunstable -1 5 - - 1
Analytical Skills
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 16 (45.71%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
4 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Middleware
6 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
6 4 (11.43%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Use Case
6 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) JSON
6 4 (11.43%) Big Data
6 4 (11.43%) Mule
6 4 (11.43%) Data Mapping
6 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (11.43%) API Integration
7 3 (8.57%) GDPR
7 3 (8.57%) Business Process Analysis

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (11.43%) Mule
2 3 (8.57%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DHCP
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Kudu
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) Impala
3 2 (5.71%) OLTP
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Data Integration Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Business Improvement Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Content Editor
5 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) JSON
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) Kafka
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (5.71%) CMDB
1 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.71%) PMI
1 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) EPoS
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
3 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Analytics
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) API Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Data Mapping
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) Business Process Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ECDL
2 1 (2.86%) HNC
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
1 3 (8.57%) GDPR
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) COSO
3 1 (2.86%) PMO
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
2 2 (5.71%) HDFS
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Oozie
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.71%) Dell
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Symantec
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 2 (5.71%) Xerox
3 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) CommVault
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Veritas
3 1 (2.86%) Workday