Period
to 18 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 37 50
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 47 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.16% 4.27% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.15% 12.25% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 4
Cambridge median daily rate £431 £325 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.69% -16.93% -2.19%
10th Percentile £132 £210 £178
90th Percentile £600 £406 £534
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £325 £358
% change year-on-year +26.92% -9.09% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £19.25 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £19.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.28% -53.57% +20.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 259 204 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 39.48% 34.87% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 125 98
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £388 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +9.54% -5.67%
10th Percentile £209 £208 £99
90th Percentile £625 £558 £541
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 13
Cambridge median hourly rate £21.00 £42.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% -44.00%
10th Percentile £9.65 £14.08 £10.00
90th Percentile £55.70 £48.55 £47.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -51.25% +90.48% -44.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Cambridge

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Cambridge

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Cambridge

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 19 (40.43%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Analytics
4 11 (23.40%) ETL
5 10 (21.28%) Finance
6 9 (19.15%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) Web Services
7 8 (17.02%) Project Management
7 8 (17.02%) Big Data
7 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
7 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
7 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
7 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (17.02%) Apache Hive
7 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
7 8 (17.02%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (14.89%) JIRA
8 7 (14.89%) User Experience
8 7 (14.89%) Apache Spark
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) Windows
8 7 (14.89%) Java
8 7 (14.89%) Python
9 6 (12.77%) Linux
9 6 (12.77%) Unix
9 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (12.77%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (12.77%) Computer Science

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (14.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.64%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (10.64%) Office 365
4 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (4.26%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (4.26%) GitHub
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) 802.11
2 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) SNMP
2 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Apache Hive
1 8 (17.02%) Big Data
1 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
1 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.26%) HBase
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.26%) Sqoop
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) GitLab
3 2 (4.26%) ERwin
4 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.13%) Hudson
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.13%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Desktop Support
3 6 (12.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Deskside Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Deskside Support
5 3 (6.38%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Data Scientist
6 2 (4.26%) ETL Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Mac Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) PC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) REST
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Camel
3 3 (6.38%) SOAP
4 2 (4.26%) Kafka
4 2 (4.26%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 2 (4.26%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.13%) Velocity
5 1 (2.13%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (4.26%) Biotechnology
4 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.38%) Android
5 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Analytics
4 11 (23.40%) ETL
5 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
9 4 (8.51%) Statistics
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Data Science
10 3 (6.38%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) C
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) R
5 2 (4.26%) Java 8
5 2 (4.26%) Scala
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) PhD
2 3 (6.38%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) GxP
3 1 (2.13%) IFRS
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 13485
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) SAP
1 5 (10.64%) Talend
2 3 (6.38%) Apple
2 3 (6.38%) Lotus
2 3 (6.38%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.26%) Ariba
3 2 (4.26%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) Huawei
4 1 (2.13%) IFS
4 1 (2.13%) Progress
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) TIBCO