Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 53 173 223
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.76% 7.51% 7.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.91% 26.74% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 114 145
Median daily rate £408 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.16% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £309 £205 £269
90th Percentile £538 £518 £500
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Median hourly rate - £13.93 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.50% +1.04%
England median hourly rate £23.90 £19.68 £19.34
% change year-on-year +21.47% +1.73% -5.66%

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 381 647 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.04% 28.07% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 423 508
Median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £157 £230 £237
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 36 39
Median hourly rate £16.20 £14.00 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -1.03% -15.55%
10th Percentile £12.36 £11.16 £10.76
90th Percentile £48.45 £34.00 £44.09
Median hourly rate £25.56 £21.34 £21.60
% change year-on-year +19.78% -1.20% +8.28%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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
Nottinghamshire -17 21 £413 +3.13% 9
Leicestershire +3 13 £425 +100.00% 4
Derbyshire -12 7 £318 -12.41% 6
Northamptonshire -17 6 £388 -3.13% 5
Lincolnshire +8 4 £350 +10.06% 1
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Finance
4 15 (28.30%) SQL
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
6 13 (24.53%) Azure
7 11 (20.75%) Analytics
7 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.87%) Scrum
9 9 (16.98%) Retail
9 9 (16.98%) .NET
10 8 (15.09%) C#
10 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
11 7 (13.21%) Oracle
11 7 (13.21%) SAP
11 7 (13.21%) Windows
11 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
12 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (11.32%) Java
12 6 (11.32%) Power BI
12 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Power Platform
12 6 (11.32%) Project Delivery
13 5 (9.43%) Decision-Making
13 5 (9.43%) Public Sector
13 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (9.43%) Selenium
13 5 (9.43%) AWS

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 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.66%) NetSuite
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.77%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.89%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Power Platform
3 5 (9.43%) AWS
3 5 (9.43%) Office 365
4 3 (5.66%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (3.77%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (3.77%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.89%) GCP
6 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) 802.15
1 1 (1.89%) BGP
1 1 (1.89%) Broadband
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
1 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) HSRP
1 1 (1.89%) IPv6
1 1 (1.89%) MPLS
1 1 (1.89%) OSPF
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.32%) Power BI
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) QlikView
7 1 (1.89%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Appium
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) Postman
3 2 (3.77%) Protractor
3 2 (3.77%) REST Assured
3 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Public Sector
4 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.66%) Law
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.89%) Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) ERP Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Finance Modeller
7 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (5.66%) RESTful
2 3 (5.66%) Xamarin.iOS
3 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.77%) JSON
3 2 (3.77%) Nightwatchjs
3 2 (3.77%) WCF
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) React Native
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) User Experience
4 3 (5.66%) NHS
5 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.77%) EPoS
5 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Analytics
3 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.87%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.32%) Project Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Data Management
7 5 (9.43%) Decision-Making
7 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) OO
8 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.55%) ETL
8 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
4 3 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ACCA
3 2 (3.77%) CIMA
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CSPO
4 1 (1.89%) ECDL
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.77%) NCSC
1 2 (3.77%) NIST
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) GMP
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.89%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) IFS
3 3 (5.66%) JD Edwards
3 3 (5.66%) JDA
3 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) CA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) Delphix
5 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata