Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 February 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -5
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 116 119 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.23% 6.85% 6.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.92% 22.67% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 58 73
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £383 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +10.71% +14.66%
10th Percentile £191 £289 £241
90th Percentile £529 £531 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% -6.67%
South East median hourly rate £18.69 £16.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +11.58% -14.08% +6.76%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 506 525 712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.83% 30.24% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 277 324
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% +2.86%
10th Percentile £190 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 31
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.92% +7.60%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.06 £9.23
90th Percentile £48.68 £40.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £29.38 £18.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +58.78% -30.19% +60.61%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Milton Keynes -10 96 £386 -0.32% 22
High Wycombe -2 4 £293 - 5
Aylesbury -7 2 £111 +17.11% 2
Buckingham - 2 £425 -
Amersham -2 1 £215 -42.67%
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 37 (31.90%) Windows
2 35 (30.17%) Change Management
3 33 (28.45%) ITIL
4 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 32 (27.59%) Security Cleared
5 29 (25.00%) Finance
5 29 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 27 (23.28%) SQL
7 27 (23.28%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (17.24%) Linux
9 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (16.38%) Service Delivery
11 18 (15.52%) VMware
11 18 (15.52%) TCP/IP
11 18 (15.52%) Network Virtualisation
12 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (13.79%) Service Management
14 15 (12.93%) Project Management
14 15 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (12.93%) Virtual Environments
15 14 (12.07%) Unix
16 13 (11.21%) ITSM
16 13 (11.21%) JIRA
17 12 (10.34%) Degree
17 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (10.34%) Retail

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.48%) Skype for Business
3 10 (8.62%) Confluence
4 8 (6.90%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.31%) IIS
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.72%) Apache
7 2 (1.72%) JBoss
7 2 (1.72%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.72%) SAS
7 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.86%) Drupal
8 1 (0.86%) nginx
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Office 365
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.86%) GitHub
4 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.52%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.62%) Wireless
3 9 (7.76%) BIG-IP
4 7 (6.03%) BGP
4 7 (6.03%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (6.03%) Firewall
4 7 (6.03%) ICMP
4 7 (6.03%) IPsec
4 7 (6.03%) OSPF
5 6 (5.17%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (5.17%) Skype
6 1 (0.86%) DSLAM
6 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) Big Data
1 9 (7.76%) Hadoop
1 9 (7.76%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.45%) SAP BW
6 3 (2.59%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.72%) DataStax
7 2 (1.72%) MS Access
7 2 (1.72%) Power BI
7 2 (1.72%) Redis
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.86%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.21%) JIRA
2 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.72%) Selenium
4 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.86%) Appium
5 1 (0.86%) Calabash
5 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.86%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.86%) Maven
5 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.86%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Retail
3 6 (5.17%) Automotive
4 5 (4.31%) Marketing
5 4 (3.45%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Legal
6 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
7 2 (1.72%) German Language
7 2 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.86%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.86%) French Language
8 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) Analyst
2 17 (14.66%) Team Leader
3 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 10 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.76%) Developer
6 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.03%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Network Team Leader
8 6 (5.17%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 5 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Support Specialist
10 4 (3.45%) Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Business Manager
10 4 (3.45%) Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) HTML
2 5 (4.31%) .NET
3 4 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.45%) XML
4 3 (2.59%) Web Services
5 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.72%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.72%) CSS
5 2 (1.72%) Guice
5 2 (1.72%) Kafka
5 2 (1.72%) RESTEasy
6 1 (0.86%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.86%) CSS3
6 1 (0.86%) Dojo
6 1 (0.86%) HTML5
6 1 (0.86%) jQuery
6 1 (0.86%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) Node.js
6 1 (0.86%) Spring
6 1 (0.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Enterprise Cloud
1 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) CMDB
3 4 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Social Media
4 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.72%) EPoS
5 2 (1.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.86%) Fintech
6 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.90%) Windows
2 20 (17.24%) Linux
2 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (12.07%) Unix
4 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.86%) Android
8 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) Change Management
2 33 (28.45%) ITIL
3 29 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (23.28%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 19 (16.38%) Service Delivery
7 18 (15.52%) Network Virtualisation
8 16 (13.79%) Service Management
9 15 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (12.93%) Project Management
9 15 (12.93%) Virtual Environments
10 13 (11.21%) ITSM
11 12 (10.34%) CRM
11 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.62%) Analytics
12 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (7.76%) DevOps
13 9 (7.76%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (6.90%) Data Analysis
14 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.90%) Python
3 7 (6.03%) Java
4 6 (5.17%) PHP
4 6 (5.17%) Ruby
5 5 (4.31%) Perl
6 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.59%) R
7 3 (2.59%) Scala
8 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.72%) C++
8 2 (1.72%) Gremlin
8 2 (1.72%) Korn
8 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 28 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (10.34%) Degree
5 9 (7.76%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.31%) ISEB
6 5 (4.31%) MCP
6 5 (4.31%) MCSE
7 4 (3.45%) CCNP
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.72%) CCA
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.72%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.86%) OCA
10 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) Data Quality
1 6 (5.17%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) GDPR
3 4 (3.45%) PMO
4 2 (1.72%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.03%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.45%) Docker
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Ansible
2 5 (4.31%) OVSD
3 4 (3.45%) Kibana
4 3 (2.59%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.59%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.59%) SCOM
4 3 (2.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.72%) Ambari
5 2 (1.72%) Puppet
5 2 (1.72%) Terraform
6 1 (0.86%) Control-M
6 1 (0.86%) Oozie
6 1 (0.86%) SCCM
6 1 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.52%) VMware
3 12 (10.34%) NetApp
4 11 (9.48%) HP
5 10 (8.62%) Cisco
6 9 (7.76%) F5
6 9 (7.76%) ServiceNow
7 8 (6.90%) CA
7 8 (6.90%) Nimsoft
7 8 (6.90%) Remedy
7 8 (6.90%) SAP
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle
8 7 (6.03%) Palo Alto
9 6 (5.17%) Atlassian
9 6 (5.17%) Citrix
9 6 (5.17%) Cloudera
10 4 (3.45%) Google
10 4 (3.45%) Hortonworks
10 4 (3.45%) Juniper
10 4 (3.45%) Symantec