Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 28 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +15
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 36 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.16% 5.75% 6.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.82% 18.00% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 23
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £450 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -23.40% +42.42%
10th Percentile £125 £350 £383
90th Percentile £556 £575 £619
East of England median daily rate £400 £395 £423
% change year-on-year +1.27% -6.51% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.78 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% -16.10% -39.07%

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 165 200 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 28.25% 31.95% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 142 105
Bedfordshire median daily rate £443 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £219 £246 £255
90th Percentile £550 £535 £604
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 7
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £46.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -60.93% +15.18%
10th Percentile £10.87 £12.40 £31.10
90th Percentile £19.65 £41.25 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £22.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.66% +20.26% -38.71%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +3 16 £363 -30.95% 4
Bedford +1 8 £250 -33.33% 8
Dunstable 0 5 - -
Analytical Skills
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) DHCP
3 8 (22.22%) DNS
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
4 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
4 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
4 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (19.44%) Symantec
4 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (16.67%) Dell
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (16.67%) MCSE
5 6 (16.67%) Finance
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) SCCM
6 5 (13.89%) SCOM
6 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (13.89%) Retail
6 5 (13.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)

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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Skype for Business
3 4 (11.11%) Mule
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DHCP
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
3 5 (13.89%) NAS
3 5 (13.89%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Kudu
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Impala
4 2 (5.56%) OLTP
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Local Government
4 2 (5.56%) Military
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Storage Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Data Integration Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) JSON
1 4 (11.11%) Middleware
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) Kafka
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
1 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.11%) API Integration
6 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Validation
7 3 (8.33%) Decision-Making
7 3 (8.33%) ITSM
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Statistics
7 3 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) VBScript
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
1 6 (16.67%) MCSE
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 5 (13.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ECDL
4 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) COSO
3 1 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Flume
4 2 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
1 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
1 5 (13.89%) SCOM
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Symantec
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Dell
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) 3PAR
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) CommVault
4 5 (13.89%) EqualLogic
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
4 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.89%) Veritas
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Xerox
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) Workday