Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -15
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 17 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.33% 8.11% 4.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 23.08% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Chester median daily rate £425 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.03% +3.00% -18.92%
10th Percentile £342 £365 £286
90th Percentile £438 £464 £534
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Chester median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £10.35 £42.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year -75.64% -26.13% +289.83%

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 85 78 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 36.64% 35.14% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 60 70
Chester median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £265 £235 £225
90th Percentile £456 £525 £475
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £365 £413
% change year-on-year +2.74% -11.52% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 14
Chester median hourly rate £33.75 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.86% -16.67% +26.93%
10th Percentile £31.25 £14.18 £15.15
90th Percentile £37.50 £35.22 £34.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 £24.38 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% +16.07% +24.70%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Chester

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Chester

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Change Management
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
5 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Juniper
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
5 5 (29.41%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (23.53%) DMZ
6 4 (23.53%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITSM
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) DMZ
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Due Diligence Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
1 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) F5
1 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
1 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft