Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 16 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 236 187 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.07% 5.95% 5.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.13% 21.82% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 126 111
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £224 £255 £180
90th Percentile £500 £528 £625
England median daily rate £438 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -1.69% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.92 £22.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.25% +14.38% +5.26%
England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.81 £19.00
% change year-on-year -21.09% +20.05% +4.20%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 839 857 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.69% 27.25% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 518 612
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.71% +2.79%
10th Percentile £224 £204 £213
90th Percentile £539 £525 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.50 £11.55
90th Percentile £45.26 £52.50 £23.15
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.86% -1.59% +11.11%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Nottinghamshire +18 73 £388 +3.33% 29
Northamptonshire +13 71 £360 -4.00% 16
Derbyshire +2 46 £425 -5.56% 12
Leicestershire +4 28 £294 -2.08% 23
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.17%) Problem-Solving
3 60 (25.42%) SQL
4 54 (22.88%) Finance
5 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
6 46 (19.49%) Windows
7 44 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (14.83%) Degree
9 33 (13.98%) JavaScript
10 32 (13.56%) Scrum
10 32 (13.56%) User Experience
11 31 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (13.14%) Marketing
12 30 (12.71%) User Stories
12 30 (12.71%) Oracle
12 30 (12.71%) HTML
13 29 (12.29%) Analytics
13 29 (12.29%) Decision-Making
14 28 (11.86%) SQL Server
15 27 (11.44%) Git (software)
16 26 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (10.59%) CSS
17 25 (10.59%) ITIL
18 24 (10.17%) Legal
18 24 (10.17%) Prototyping
19 23 (9.75%) Wireframes
19 23 (9.75%) Project Management
20 21 (8.90%) .NET
20 21 (8.90%) JIRA
20 21 (8.90%) DevOps

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 15 (6.36%) Confluence
2 8 (3.39%) SAS
3 6 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.27%) JBoss
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.85%) Drupal
5 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (6.78%) InVision
2 15 (6.36%) UserZoom
3 10 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.42%) CATIA
7 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) BASE24
2 1 (0.42%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.42%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.81%) PaaS
3 8 (3.39%) Office 365
4 5 (2.12%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.69%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (1.27%) SaaS
7 2 (0.85%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.85%) GitHub
7 2 (0.85%) IaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) DSL
2 6 (2.54%) VPN
3 4 (1.69%) Firewall
4 3 (1.27%) DNS
4 3 (1.27%) FTP
4 3 (1.27%) SAN
4 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.85%) ATM
5 2 (0.85%) Wireless
6 1 (0.42%) DHCP
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.93%) Hadoop
5 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.24%) Big Data
6 10 (4.24%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.24%) Power BI
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.97%) QlikView
10 6 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.54%) SQLPlus
11 5 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.69%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (1.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 3 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 3 (1.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (11.44%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.90%) JIRA
3 19 (8.05%) Axure RP
3 19 (8.05%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.97%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.27%) ERwin
6 3 (1.27%) Selenium
6 3 (1.27%) Toad
7 2 (0.85%) CA Release Automation
7 2 (0.85%) gulp
7 2 (0.85%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.42%) Protractor
8 1 (0.42%) SOAtest
8 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 54 (22.88%) Finance
2 31 (13.14%) Marketing
3 24 (10.17%) Legal
4 14 (5.93%) Retail
5 10 (4.24%) Banking
6 8 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) German Language
8 2 (0.85%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (26.27%) Analyst
2 47 (19.92%) Developer
3 24 (10.17%) Business Analyst
4 14 (5.93%) .NET Developer
5 13 (5.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (5.51%) Project Manager
5 13 (5.51%) User Experience Researcher
6 11 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (4.66%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (4.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (4.24%) E-Commerce Developer
7 10 (4.24%) Service Analyst
8 9 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (3.81%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 9 (3.81%) Consultant
9 8 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (2.97%) Architect
10 7 (2.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.71%) HTML
2 25 (10.59%) CSS
3 21 (8.90%) .NET
4 18 (7.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.81%) AngularJS
5 9 (3.81%) XML
6 8 (3.39%) HTML5
6 8 (3.39%) jQuery
7 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (2.54%) CSS3
7 6 (2.54%) Web Services
8 5 (2.12%) MDX
8 5 (2.12%) React
8 5 (2.12%) React Native
9 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle Streams
9 3 (1.27%) RESTful
9 3 (1.27%) Spring
9 3 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.56%) User Experience
2 18 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.78%) Credit Risk
4 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.97%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (2.12%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.12%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.69%) CMDB
6 4 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.27%) NHS
8 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.85%) FMCG
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.49%) Windows
2 18 (7.63%) Linux
3 17 (7.20%) Windows 10
4 16 (6.78%) Android
5 15 (6.36%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.93%) Apple iOS
7 11 (4.66%) Unix
7 11 (4.66%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.42%) SUSE
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.17%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (13.56%) Scrum
5 31 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (12.71%) User Stories
7 29 (12.29%) Analytics
7 29 (12.29%) Decision-Making
8 25 (10.59%) ITIL
9 24 (10.17%) Prototyping
10 23 (9.75%) Project Management
10 23 (9.75%) Wireframes
11 21 (8.90%) DevOps
12 20 (8.47%) ETL
13 19 (8.05%) Business Analysis
13 19 (8.05%) Risk Management
14 16 (6.78%) Benchmarking
14 16 (6.78%) Guerrilla Testing
14 16 (6.78%) Rapid Prototyping
14 16 (6.78%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.42%) SQL
2 33 (13.98%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.63%) C#
3 18 (7.63%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.36%) Bash Shell
5 11 (4.66%) Java
5 11 (4.66%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.24%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.81%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.69%) Python
10 3 (1.27%) R
11 2 (0.85%) ABAP
11 2 (0.85%) Java 8
11 2 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.42%) AWK
12 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (14.83%) Degree
2 11 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.54%) MCSE
5 6 (2.54%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.54%) PMP
6 4 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.85%) CCNA
7 2 (0.85%) CCNP
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.42%) CAPM
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) SLA
2 8 (3.39%) GDPR
3 7 (2.97%) PMO
4 5 (2.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 18 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.20%) Docker
3 4 (1.69%) vSphere
4 2 (0.85%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.85%) logstash
2 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.85%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Mesos
3 1 (0.42%) Oozie
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.71%) Oracle
3 15 (6.36%) Tableau
4 12 (5.08%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (2.54%) Google
5 6 (2.54%) VMware
6 4 (1.69%) SAP
6 4 (1.69%) Teradata
7 3 (1.27%) Adobe
7 3 (1.27%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.27%) Capita
7 3 (1.27%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.85%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.85%) Apple
8 2 (0.85%) Citrix
8 2 (0.85%) CommVault
8 2 (0.85%) HP
8 2 (0.85%) Informatica
8 2 (0.85%) TIBCO