Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 32 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 214 178 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.72% 5.45% 7.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.21% 20.51% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 111 130
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £199 £250 £209
90th Percentile £550 £565 £475
England median daily rate £450 £420 £405
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 20
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £14.50 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.45% -21.71% +10.57%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.78 £14.94
90th Percentile £46.20 £39.50 £25.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.81% +2.89%

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 849 868 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.67% 26.59% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 535 515
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £198 £200 £213
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £426 £425
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.29% +5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 62
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £20.00 £16.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.28% +24.79% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.27 £11.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £60.00 £33.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.06
% change year-on-year +7.50% +4.96% +8.89%

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 December 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 December 2017. 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 +13 64 £388 -3.13% 13
Derbyshire +2 49 £420 +5.00% 5
Leicestershire -2 41 £328 +14.91% 13
Northamptonshire -1 29 £350 -4.11% 14
Lincolnshire +6 12 £325 -16.13%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 53 (24.77%) Windows
2 44 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 44 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.09%) SQL
3 43 (20.09%) SQL Server
4 41 (19.16%) Oracle
5 36 (16.82%) DevOps
6 35 (16.36%) .NET
7 33 (15.42%) Linux
7 33 (15.42%) Degree
8 29 (13.55%) Finance
9 28 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (13.08%) Jenkins
10 23 (10.75%) Analytics
10 23 (10.75%) JavaScript
11 22 (10.28%) Active Directory
11 22 (10.28%) Git (software)
12 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (9.81%) Windows 7
12 21 (9.81%) Java
12 21 (9.81%) Scrum
13 20 (9.35%) Manufacturing
14 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (8.88%) Computer Science
15 18 (8.41%) Security Cleared
15 18 (8.41%) SAP
15 18 (8.41%) Docker
16 17 (7.94%) Windows 10
16 17 (7.94%) Project Management
16 17 (7.94%) Bash Shell

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 16 (7.48%) IIS
2 7 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.27%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.34%) SAS
4 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) Confluence
4 2 (0.93%) Documentum
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.93%) WinCC
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.87%) Simulink
3 4 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.93%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.47%) InDesign
6 1 (0.47%) InVision
6 1 (0.47%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.47%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.47%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.74%) Office 365
4 6 (2.80%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.93%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.93%) GitHub
6 2 (0.93%) IaaS
6 2 (0.93%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
6 2 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.47%) Route 53
7 1 (0.47%) Serverless
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.48%) DSL
2 8 (3.74%) Firewall
3 7 (3.27%) DHCP
3 7 (3.27%) DNS
3 7 (3.27%) Skype
4 6 (2.80%) LDAP
4 6 (2.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.40%) SMS
6 3 (1.40%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.93%) FTP
7 2 (0.93%) LAN
7 2 (0.93%) Modbus
7 2 (0.93%) VoIP
7 2 (0.93%) WAN
7 2 (0.93%) Wireless
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.14%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.67%) MySQL
6 7 (3.27%) Big Data
6 7 (3.27%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.87%) Spotfire
9 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.93%) OLAP
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (13.08%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.27%) JIRA
6 5 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.87%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.87%) Selenium
8 3 (1.40%) Protractor
8 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.93%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.47%) ERwin
10 1 (0.47%) Grunt
10 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.47%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 29 (13.55%) Finance
2 20 (9.35%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.54%) Marketing
4 12 (5.61%) Retail
5 6 (2.80%) Banking
6 5 (2.34%) Legal
6 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.40%) Automotive
7 3 (1.40%) Electronics
7 3 (1.40%) Local Government
7 3 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.93%) French Language
8 2 (0.93%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 2 (0.93%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (23.83%) Analyst
2 30 (14.02%) Developer
3 25 (11.68%) Business Analyst
4 24 (11.21%) Architect
4 24 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (7.01%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.07%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (4.67%) Consultant
8 10 (4.67%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (4.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.21%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (4.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.74%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Windows DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (2.80%) Data Scientist
11 6 (2.80%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.36%) .NET
2 16 (7.48%) .NET Framework
3 11 (5.14%) Web Services
4 7 (3.27%) CSS
4 7 (3.27%) HTML
4 7 (3.27%) jQuery
5 6 (2.80%) Entity Framework
5 6 (2.80%) REST
6 5 (2.34%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.34%) HTML5
6 5 (2.34%) JSON
7 4 (1.87%) J2EE
7 4 (1.87%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (1.87%) LINQ
8 3 (1.40%) CSS3
8 3 (1.40%) RESTful
8 3 (1.40%) SOAP
8 3 (1.40%) XML
9 2 (0.93%) JSP
9 2 (0.93%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.74%) Credit Risk
3 8 (3.74%) User Experience
4 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.34%) PMI
5 4 (1.87%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.40%) NHS
7 2 (0.93%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.77%) Windows
2 33 (15.42%) Linux
3 21 (9.81%) Windows 7
4 17 (7.94%) Windows 10
5 14 (6.54%) Unix
6 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.34%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.87%) Android
9 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.93%) VMS
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.82%) DevOps
3 23 (10.75%) Analytics
4 21 (9.81%) Scrum
5 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (7.94%) Project Management
7 16 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.01%) SDLC
9 14 (6.54%) ITIL
9 14 (6.54%) Logistics
9 14 (6.54%) Service Delivery
10 13 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (6.07%) ERP
11 12 (5.61%) User Stories
12 11 (5.14%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.14%) Change Management
12 11 (5.14%) Problem Management
12 11 (5.14%) Service Management
13 10 (4.67%) B2B
13 10 (4.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.09%) SQL
2 23 (10.75%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.81%) Java
4 17 (7.94%) Bash Shell
5 14 (6.54%) C#
6 10 (4.67%) PHP
6 10 (4.67%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.21%) Python
8 7 (3.27%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.80%) ABAP
9 6 (2.80%) R
9 6 (2.80%) Ruby
10 5 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.93%) C
12 2 (0.93%) VB
12 2 (0.93%) VB6
12 2 (0.93%) VBA
13 1 (0.47%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (15.42%) Degree
2 18 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.67%) CCNA
5 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.80%) MCSE
8 5 (2.34%) Master's Degree
8 5 (2.34%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.34%) PMP
9 4 (1.87%) CCNP
10 3 (1.40%) ECDL
11 2 (0.93%) ACCA
11 2 (0.93%) CIMA
11 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.93%) MCDST
11 2 (0.93%) MCP
12 1 (0.47%) APMP
12 1 (0.47%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
2 5 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.87%) SLA
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.93%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.41%) Docker
3 2 (0.93%) vSphere
3 2 (0.93%) XenApp
3 2 (0.93%) XenServer
4 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.16%) Oracle
3 18 (8.41%) SAP
4 16 (7.48%) Cisco
5 10 (4.67%) Siemens
6 7 (3.27%) Google
7 6 (2.80%) Adobe
7 6 (2.80%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.80%) Tableau
8 5 (2.34%) F5
9 4 (1.87%) Citrix
10 3 (1.40%) HP
10 3 (1.40%) IBM
10 3 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.93%) Apple
11 2 (0.93%) Capita
11 2 (0.93%) Cognos
11 2 (0.93%) hybris
11 2 (0.93%) NetApp
11 2 (0.93%) PeopleSoft