Period
to 17 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 17 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 19 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 76 87 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.10% 7.00% 5.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.63% 21.80% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 58 63
Birmingham median daily rate £403 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.03% -3.33% +2.11%
10th Percentile £249 £254 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +4.73% -1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £28.50 - £25.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -28.00% +56.25% -25.58%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 431 399 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.95% 32.13% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 259 312
Birmingham median daily rate £389 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £250 £200
90th Percentile £550 £500 £543
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.61 £13.43 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -17.35% -26.14%
10th Percentile £13.13 £9.69 £10.81
90th Percentile £74.38 £28.79 £41.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.03 £16.00 £15.10
% change year-on-year +0.19% +5.94% -32.88%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 16 (21.05%) Finance
4 16 (21.05%) Power BI
5 14 (18.42%) SQL
6 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (17.11%) Project Management
7 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.79%) Retail
7 12 (15.79%) Decision-Making
8 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (13.16%) Migration
9 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (11.84%) Legal
10 9 (11.84%) Degree
10 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (10.53%) Performance Management
11 8 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (10.53%) Analytics
12 7 (9.21%) Coaching
12 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.21%) Windows
12 7 (9.21%) Oracle
12 7 (9.21%) .NET

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.32%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Mule
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Smallworld
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.32%) Actimize
3 1 (1.32%) iTrent
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) DMZ
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) Skype
2 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) Power BI
3 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.63%) Big Data
7 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (2.63%) MS Access
7 2 (2.63%) MySQL
7 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.32%) GIS
8 1 (1.32%) OLAP
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Protractor
3 2 (2.63%) Sahi
3 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.63%) WATIR
3 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Retail
3 9 (11.84%) Legal
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Automotive
5 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.63%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Developer
3 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Performance Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Senior Performance Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Category Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Commercial Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) CSS
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
2 5 (6.58%) MDX
3 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.26%) XML
4 3 (3.95%) Middleware
4 3 (3.95%) REST
4 3 (3.95%) RESTful
4 3 (3.95%) SOAP
4 3 (3.95%) Web Services
5 2 (2.63%) Ajax
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.63%) JMS
5 2 (2.63%) jQuery
5 2 (2.63%) JSON
5 2 (2.63%) Laravel
5 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.63%) Sass
6 1 (1.32%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) FMCG
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.32%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (17.11%) Project Management
4 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.79%) Decision-Making
5 10 (13.16%) Migration
6 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.53%) Analytics
7 8 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 7 (9.21%) Coaching
9 6 (7.89%) BCP
9 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.89%) Data Analytics
9 6 (7.89%) TDD
9 6 (7.89%) Workflow
10 5 (6.58%) E-business
10 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.26%) C#
3 4 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) PHP 7
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) Caml Language
6 1 (1.32%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) R
6 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 3 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.63%) APMP
6 2 (2.63%) CIPD
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.32%) CISA
7 1 (1.32%) CISM
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) ECSA
7 1 (1.32%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) GDPR
2 5 (6.58%) PMO
3 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.95%) QA
4 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.63%) SLA
5 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Tableau
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) Ivanti
4 2 (2.63%) JDA
4 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) WSO2
5 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Intel
5 1 (1.32%) McAfee
5 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.32%) VMware