Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 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
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -14
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 77 34 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.26% 5.40% 5.09%
As % of the General category 10.23% 9.83% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 44
10th Percentile £313 £239 £179
25th Percentile £380 £273 £297
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £355 £415
Median % change year-on-year +23.94% -14.46% +3.75%
75th Percentile £523 £447 £505
90th Percentile £630 £644 £550
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 11
10th Percentile " " £10.58
25th Percentile £10.50 " £10.79
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £11.60
75th Percentile £14.81 " £14.25
90th Percentile £20.78 " £19.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -18.00% +13.64% +22.22%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 753 346 938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 51.43% 54.92% 50.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 206 529
10th Percentile £153 £156 £185
25th Percentile £312 £270 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £380 £413
Median % change year-on-year +10.67% -8.00% +3.13%
75th Percentile £520 £471 £510
90th Percentile £625 £525 £575
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 20 63
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.21 £10.11
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.07 £11.17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.47 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year -18.03% +17.64% +7.69%
75th Percentile £16.83 £39.06 £17.50
90th Percentile £22.70 £44.25 £46.40
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -13.64% +17.65% +1.08%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in the East Midlands

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East Midlands.

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 24 October 2021. 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 -1 26 £465 +32.86% 23
Northamptonshire -7 17 £375 +33.93% 11
Derbyshire -7 13 £365 -33.64% 15
Leicestershire -14 10 £416 +21.09% 16
Lincolnshire - 3 £550 - 7
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 32 (41.56%) Social Skills
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 29 (37.66%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (25.97%) SAP
5 18 (23.38%) SQL
6 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (19.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (18.18%) Service Management
8 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
8 13 (16.88%) Performance Management
9 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
10 11 (14.29%) Change Management
10 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.29%) GRC
10 11 (14.29%) Coaching
11 10 (12.99%) People Management
11 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 10 (12.99%) Legal
11 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.99%) QA
11 10 (12.99%) Data Quality
12 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (11.69%) Oracle
12 9 (11.69%) Migration
12 9 (11.69%) Decision-Making
12 9 (11.69%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (10.39%) ETL
13 8 (10.39%) ERP
13 8 (10.39%) Active Directory

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 4 (5.19%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (1.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (2.60%) Workfront
3 1 (1.30%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.30%) Magento
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP EWM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Azure
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.30%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (1.30%) Bitrise
5 1 (1.30%) Fivetran
5 1 (1.30%) Google Ads
5 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Serverless
5 1 (1.30%) Slack
5 1 (1.30%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.49%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) Data Lake
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.90%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.90%) HBase
4 3 (3.90%) Impala
4 3 (3.90%) Metadata
4 3 (3.90%) Metadata Repository
4 3 (3.90%) Power BI
4 3 (3.90%) Spark SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) Tableau
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) GitLab
2 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) ChangeMan
3 1 (1.30%) REST Assured
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (41.56%) Social Skills
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 10 (12.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 10 (12.99%) Legal
4 7 (9.09%) Marketing
4 7 (9.09%) Retail
5 6 (7.79%) Banking
5 6 (7.79%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (6.49%) Documentation Skills
6 5 (6.49%) Public Sector
6 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
7 4 (5.19%) Aerospace
7 4 (5.19%) Electronics
7 4 (5.19%) French Language
7 4 (5.19%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.90%) German Language
8 3 (3.90%) Italian Language
8 3 (3.90%) Local Government
9 2 (2.60%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (14.29%) Developer
3 10 (12.99%) HR Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Operations Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
5 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Data Migration Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Customer Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) CSS
3 2 (2.60%) REST
3 2 (2.60%) SOAP
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.30%) Kafka
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) Node.js
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.30%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.30%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.09%) User Experience
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.90%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (18.18%) Service Management
4 13 (16.88%) Performance Management
4 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
6 11 (14.29%) Change Management
6 11 (14.29%) Coaching
6 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.99%) People Management
8 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.69%) Decision-Making
8 9 (11.69%) Migration
9 8 (10.39%) ERP
9 8 (10.39%) ETL
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.09%) Data Management
10 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) Java
2 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.90%) Python
3 3 (3.90%) Scala
4 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.30%) Kotlin
4 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) CCNA
2 4 (5.19%) CCNP
2 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) GRC
2 10 (12.99%) Data Quality
2 10 (12.99%) QA
3 3 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.60%) PMO
5 1 (1.30%) GDPR
5 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.30%) SOC 1
5 1 (1.30%) SOC 2
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (3.90%) HDFS
5 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (3.90%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Grafana
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Terraform
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) SAP
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco
5 4 (5.19%) HP
5 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.90%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.90%) Alteryx
6 3 (3.90%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.90%) Teradata
7 2 (2.60%) Adobe
7 2 (2.60%) hybris
7 2 (2.60%) Refinitiv
8 1 (1.30%) BiZZdesign
8 1 (1.30%) Databricks
8 1 (1.30%) Hootsuite
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.30%) Xerox