Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 12 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 30 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 -10
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 47 40 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.17% 5.17% 6.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.47% 19.23% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 58
Coventry median daily rate £330 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.77% +1.56% +9.59%
10th Percentile £162 £129 £298
90th Percentile £475 £540 £559
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -3.13% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Coventry median hourly rate - £32.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +182.61% +21.05%
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £22.68 £17.00
% change year-on-year -18.43% +33.41% -10.53%

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 269 208 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 29.59% 26.87% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 137 251
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £162 £250
90th Percentile £568 £529 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £389 £388
% change year-on-year +5.47% +0.32% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +35.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £17.25 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £25.95 £32.00 £65.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.93 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -20.38% +17.65% -2.86%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Coventry

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Coventry

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Coventry over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Coventry

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 29 (61.70%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) Degree
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) User Experience
7 10 (21.28%) Product Management
8 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.15%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 9 (19.15%) Commercial Awareness
9 7 (14.89%) Analytics
10 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Project Management
11 5 (10.64%) SEO
12 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
12 4 (8.51%) Actionable Insight
12 4 (8.51%) Cognitive Psychology
12 4 (8.51%) Field Research
12 4 (8.51%) Actionable Customer Insight
12 4 (8.51%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (8.51%) Web Usability
12 4 (8.51%) Market Research
12 4 (8.51%) Customer Insight
12 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (8.51%) Psychology
12 4 (8.51%) Migration
12 4 (8.51%) Legal

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
1 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Analyst
1 9 (19.15%) Product Owner
2 8 (17.02%) User Researcher
3 5 (10.64%) Content Designer
3 5 (10.64%) Designer
4 4 (8.51%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (6.38%) Programme Planner
6 2 (4.26%) Author
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Content Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Test Data Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Social Media
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) EPoS
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.28%) Product Management
5 9 (19.15%) Commercial Awareness
5 9 (19.15%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.89%) Analytics
7 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) SEO
9 4 (8.51%) Actionable Insight
9 4 (8.51%) Cognitive Psychology
9 4 (8.51%) Customer Insight
9 4 (8.51%) Field Research
9 4 (8.51%) Market Research
9 4 (8.51%) Migration
9 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
9 4 (8.51%) Psychology
9 4 (8.51%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Progress
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy