Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 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
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 40 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 32 83 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.36% 4.61% 7.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.75% 16.05% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 134
Median daily rate £360 £440 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +5.07% +8.06%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £282
90th Percentile £456 £538 £546
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £11.60 £12.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.45% -8.47%
England median hourly rate £29.23 £23.63 £18.70
% change year-on-year +23.72% +26.34% -5.18%

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 251 517 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.20% 28.74% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 269 423
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £171 £200 £257
90th Percentile £513 £550 £544
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 29
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £12.34 £11.24 £10.47
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.98 £29.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year +53.17% +14.25% -

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 1 December 2020.

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 1 December 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +21 18 £310 -38.00% 10
Leicestershire +3 6 £438 +9.38% 12
Derbyshire +3 4 £450 -10.45% 5
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £350 -22.22% 17
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Finance
4 10 (31.25%) Analytics
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.88%) Data Management
7 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 5 (15.63%) Marketing
8 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (15.63%) NHS
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Gathering
9 4 (12.50%) Design Sprint
9 4 (12.50%) Co-Creation
9 4 (12.50%) Task Model
9 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
9 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
9 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
9 4 (12.50%) Guerrilla Testing
9 4 (12.50%) InVision
9 4 (12.50%) UserZoom
9 4 (12.50%) Cognitive Psychology

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 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) InVision
1 4 (12.50%) UserZoom
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Power Platform
2 1 (3.13%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.38%) Power BI
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.25%) HBase
3 2 (6.25%) Impala
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Spark SQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Axure RP
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience Researcher
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Fraud Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Strategy Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Strategy Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (3.13%) DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) EDI
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) JMX
6 1 (3.13%) Kafka
6 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) NHS
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) AS400
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
1 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Analytics
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.88%) Data Management
6 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (12.50%) Co-Creation
7 4 (12.50%) Cognitive Psychology
7 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 4 (12.50%) Design Sprint
7 4 (12.50%) Ethnographic Research
7 4 (12.50%) Ethnography
7 4 (12.50%) Guerrilla Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 4 (12.50%) Task Model
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
7 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.13%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Cognos
2 3 (9.38%) FireEye
3 2 (6.25%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) SAP