Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 48 26
Rank change year-on-year +30 -22 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 135 103 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.40% 4.59% 6.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.09% 18.07% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 52 61
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £380 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £236 £225 £185
90th Percentile £505 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £20.50
% change year-on-year +7.99% -9.66% +38.98%

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 538 570 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 29.48% 25.41% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 283 294
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.50% +10.53%
10th Percentile £230 £225 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £549
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 22
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £12.33 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.50 £42.50 £26.11
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.15 £21.63
% change year-on-year +82.79% -11.46% +23.57%

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 16 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 October 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 +21 111 £375 - 21
High Wycombe +2 9 £340 +172.00% 9
Aylesbury -1 2 £350 +324.24% 1
Bletchley - 1 £400 -
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 44 (32.59%) ITIL
2 42 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 40 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 32 (23.70%) Finance
5 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
6 29 (21.48%) Service Management
6 29 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (19.26%) Oracle
8 24 (17.78%) Project Management
9 20 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (14.81%) Windows
10 19 (14.07%) Service Delivery
10 19 (14.07%) Problem Management
10 19 (14.07%) ITIL V3
11 18 (13.33%) Change Management
11 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2
11 18 (13.33%) Data Modelling
12 17 (12.59%) ITSM
12 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (12.59%) Degree
12 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
13 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
14 14 (10.37%) SQL
15 12 (8.89%) Retail
15 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
15 12 (8.89%) ISEB
15 12 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (8.89%) Data Centre

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 5 (3.70%) Confluence
2 4 (2.96%) IIS
2 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.96%) InVision
2 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.96%) UserZoom
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) DNS
2 2 (1.48%) LAN
2 2 (1.48%) WAN
2 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.70%) MySQL
4 4 (2.96%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.48%) Big Data
5 2 (1.48%) Essbase
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Smart View
5 2 (1.48%) Redis
6 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.74%) mvBase
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.74%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.74%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) JIRA
2 7 (5.19%) Selenium
3 5 (3.70%) Appium
4 4 (2.96%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.48%) Calabash
5 2 (1.48%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.48%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.48%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.48%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.74%) GitLab
6 1 (0.74%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) LSMW
6 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 32 (23.70%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Retail
3 9 (6.67%) Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Automotive
5 4 (2.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.22%) German Language
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.48%) Billing
7 2 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.48%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (31.11%) Analyst
2 20 (14.81%) Developer
3 16 (11.85%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.63%) Project Officer
5 8 (5.93%) Problem Analyst
5 8 (5.93%) Service Manager
6 7 (5.19%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Automation Tester
7 6 (4.44%) Consultant
7 6 (4.44%) Tester
8 5 (3.70%) Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Compliance Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Coordinator
9 4 (2.96%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Data Centre Technician
9 4 (2.96%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.96%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (2.96%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (2.22%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.22%) CSS
2 3 (2.22%) Node.js
2 3 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.48%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.74%) EDI
4 1 (0.74%) Middleware
4 1 (0.74%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.74%) WCF
4 1 (0.74%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) WinForms
4 1 (0.74%) XHTML
4 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.44%) User Experience
5 5 (3.70%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.48%) Blog
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) CMDB
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.81%) Windows
2 10 (7.41%) Linux
3 5 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.96%) Android
4 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.96%) Unix
4 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.59%) ITIL
2 40 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.48%) Service Management
4 24 (17.78%) Project Management
5 19 (14.07%) ITIL V3
5 19 (14.07%) Problem Management
5 19 (14.07%) Service Delivery
6 18 (13.33%) Change Management
6 18 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 17 (12.59%) ITSM
7 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 12 (8.89%) Analytical Thinking
10 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 9 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
11 9 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.37%) SQL
2 11 (8.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.93%) C#
3 8 (5.93%) Java
4 7 (5.19%) C++
5 3 (2.22%) C
5 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.48%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.48%) Delphi
6 2 (1.48%) Python
6 2 (1.48%) R
6 2 (1.48%) Ruby
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 36 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) Degree
3 17 (12.59%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.89%) ISEB
5 6 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (3.70%) Master's Degree
6 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.96%) MCSE
8 3 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (2.22%) MCP
9 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.48%) MCSA
9 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.74%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) PMO
1 8 (5.93%) QA
1 8 (5.93%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) COBIT
2 2 (1.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.48%) Docker
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) SCCM
2 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.48%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.48%) Kibana
3 2 (1.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.74%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.26%) Oracle
3 10 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (5.19%) VMware
5 5 (3.70%) Remedy
6 4 (2.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.48%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.48%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.48%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.48%) NetApp
7 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.48%) Tableau
8 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.74%) EMC
8 1 (0.74%) F5
8 1 (0.74%) hybris
8 1 (0.74%) Informatica
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Talend