Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 -14
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 13 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.53% 8.92% 4.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.53% 27.14% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 8
Chester median daily rate £213 £384 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.63% -0.32% +2.67%
10th Percentile £127 £346 £313
90th Percentile £328 £505 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £400 £419
% change year-on-year -18.75% -4.48% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £21.00

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 53 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 26.63% 32.86% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 63 58
Chester median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £233 £266 £234
90th Percentile £475 £505 £530
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £21.00 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.95% +38.61% -5.37%
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £18.42 £19.64
% change year-on-year +8.58% -6.22% +15.54%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 November 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 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Swim Lanes
4 2 (15.38%) Pricing Data
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Macro
4 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel

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 2 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Coach
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) Guice
3 1 (7.69%) JSON Schema
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Pricing Data
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Swim Lanes
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) API Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Macro
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SAS Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Talend
2 1 (7.69%) Vertica