Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 48 23
Rank change year-on-year +19 -25 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 115 104 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.79% 4.38% 6.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.12% 18.87% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 47 61
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £385 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.99% +4.86%
10th Percentile £240 £269 £185
90th Percentile £505 £500 £563
South East median daily rate £428 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.64% +6.45% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 8
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 £17.08 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.11% -16.28% +42.98%

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 520 551 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 30.71% 23.18% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 289 278
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £400 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -1.60% +8.40%
10th Percentile £234 £213 £219
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% +5.67%
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.60 £9.74
90th Percentile £34.00 £52.25 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £19.34 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.58% -10.05% +15.02%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +19 97 £333 -13.64% 34
High Wycombe +5 7 £395 - 9
Aylesbury +2 1 £450 +445.45% 1
Bletchley - 1 £400 -
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 41 (35.65%) Security Cleared
2 37 (32.17%) SC Cleared
2 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
2 37 (32.17%) Finance
3 33 (28.70%) ITIL
4 29 (25.22%) Oracle
4 29 (25.22%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (22.61%) Project Management
6 25 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
7 23 (20.00%) Windows
8 22 (19.13%) PRINCE2
8 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (18.26%) Service Management
10 19 (16.52%) Problem Management
11 16 (13.91%) Degree
11 16 (13.91%) SQL
11 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
12 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
13 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
14 13 (11.30%) Business Analysis
15 12 (10.43%) Retail
15 12 (10.43%) SLA
15 12 (10.43%) Analytical Thinking
16 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
16 11 (9.57%) Service Delivery
17 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (8.70%) Data Modelling
18 9 (7.83%) ISEB
18 9 (7.83%) Management Information System
18 9 (7.83%) Computer Science

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 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.48%) IIS
3 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) Confluence
4 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.87%) SAS
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.87%) InVision
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.87%) SPSS
3 1 (0.87%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.87%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (0.87%) IaaS
2 1 (0.87%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.87%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) 802.11
3 1 (0.87%) Broadband
3 1 (0.87%) DOCSIS
3 1 (0.87%) FTP
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) Skype
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) Essbase
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Smart View
4 2 (1.74%) Redis
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) mvBase
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.87%) Power BI
5 1 (0.87%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Appium
1 5 (4.35%) Selenium
2 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.74%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.74%) Calabash
3 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.87%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.87%) ChangeMan
4 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.87%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.87%) Xcode
General
1 37 (32.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Retail
3 5 (4.35%) Automotive
4 4 (3.48%) Banking
4 4 (3.48%) German Language
5 3 (2.61%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.74%) Billing
6 2 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Analyst
2 16 (13.91%) Project Officer
3 11 (9.57%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.70%) Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Problem Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Architect
8 5 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.48%) Compliance Manager
9 4 (3.48%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (3.48%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (3.48%) Security Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Service Security Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Support Officer
9 4 (3.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.61%) Enzyme
1 3 (2.61%) Jest
1 3 (2.61%) Node.js
1 3 (2.61%) React
1 3 (2.61%) Redux
1 3 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) ISPF
3 1 (0.87%) Middleware
3 1 (0.87%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.87%) WCF
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.87%) WinForms
3 1 (0.87%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.61%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.87%) AS400
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) CMDB
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) EPoS
5 1 (0.87%) HACMP
5 1 (0.87%) iSeries
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) NHS
5 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.96%) Linux
4 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.48%) Unix
7 3 (2.61%) Android
7 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) ITIL
2 29 (25.22%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (22.61%) Project Management
4 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (19.13%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.26%) Service Management
6 19 (16.52%) Problem Management
7 13 (11.30%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.43%) Analytical Thinking
9 11 (9.57%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
11 9 (7.83%) ITIL V3
12 8 (6.96%) Asset Management
12 8 (6.96%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (6.96%) Incident Management
13 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.09%) Change Management
13 7 (6.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) SQL
2 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.09%) C#
4 6 (5.22%) Java
5 5 (4.35%) C++
5 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.74%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.74%) C
6 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.87%) Delphi
7 1 (0.87%) JCL
7 1 (0.87%) REXX
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) Security Cleared
2 37 (32.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.91%) Degree
4 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 9 (7.83%) ISEB
6 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.22%) MCSE
8 5 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (4.35%) Master's Degree
9 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.48%) MCP
10 3 (2.61%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (2.61%) MCSA
10 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) SLA
2 7 (6.09%) QA
3 6 (5.22%) PMO
4 2 (1.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.48%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.74%) Docker
6 1 (0.87%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.87%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) SCCM
2 3 (2.61%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.74%) OVSD
3 2 (1.74%) SCOM
4 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.87%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (32.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.22%) Oracle
3 8 (6.96%) VMware
4 7 (6.09%) Citrix
5 5 (4.35%) Remedy
6 4 (3.48%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.61%) NetApp
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco
8 2 (1.74%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.74%) IBM
8 2 (1.74%) webMethods
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.87%) EMC
9 1 (0.87%) Google
9 1 (0.87%) jBASE
9 1 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.87%) McAfee
9 1 (0.87%) SAP