Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 32 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 213 184 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.76% 5.86% 5.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.51% 21.47% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 130 93
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +22.14%
10th Percentile £269 £188 £203
90th Percentile £544 £526 £606
England median daily rate £430 £448 £425
% change year-on-year -3.91% +5.29% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.74 £35.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.47% +117.53% -13.12%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.29 £9.79
90th Percentile £19.00 £50.44 £30.44
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.90 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.09% +21.67% -2.70%

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 747 857 859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.20% 27.31% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 533 543
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £228 £200 £198
90th Percentile £550 £525 £594
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £14.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £10.33 £10.29 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £33.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +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 25 September 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
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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 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
Northamptonshire +17 73 £360 +6.67% 15
Nottinghamshire +17 69 £400 +5.26% 35
Leicestershire +4 29 £288 -10.16% 28
Derbyshire -9 26 £340 -28.42% 16
Lincolnshire +2 1 - - 7
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 97 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (34.27%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (27.23%) SQL
4 53 (24.88%) Finance
5 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
6 34 (15.96%) Scrum
7 30 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (13.62%) Oracle
9 28 (13.15%) ETL
9 28 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (13.15%) Marketing
9 28 (13.15%) Decision-Making
10 27 (12.68%) Windows
11 26 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (12.21%) Project Management
12 25 (11.74%) Business Analysis
12 25 (11.74%) Analytics
12 25 (11.74%) User Stories
13 24 (11.27%) Risk Management
14 23 (10.80%) ITIL
14 23 (10.80%) Relational Database
15 22 (10.33%) Web Services
15 22 (10.33%) HTML
16 21 (9.86%) SQL Server
16 21 (9.86%) Waterfall
17 20 (9.39%) JavaScript
17 20 (9.39%) Legal
18 19 (8.92%) Unix
18 19 (8.92%) Test Automation
19 18 (8.45%) Amazon 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 11 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.76%) Confluence
2 8 (3.76%) SAS
3 4 (1.88%) JBoss
4 3 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.41%) InVision
3 3 (1.41%) UserZoom
4 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.94%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (0.94%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.47%) BASE24
2 1 (0.47%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (6.10%) Amazon EMR
2 13 (6.10%) Amazon Glacier
2 13 (6.10%) Amazon S3
2 13 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.41%) Office 365
5 2 (0.94%) IaaS
5 2 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.10%) Firewall
2 7 (3.29%) Internet
3 6 (2.82%) DNS
3 6 (2.82%) Wireless
4 3 (1.41%) FTP
4 3 (1.41%) SAN
4 3 (1.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) Network Security
5 2 (0.94%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) DSL
6 1 (0.47%) Intranet
6 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (10.80%) Relational Database
3 21 (9.86%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.04%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.10%) Amazon Aurora
5 13 (6.10%) Amazon Redshift
5 13 (6.10%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.23%) Big Data
7 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.29%) Power BI
8 7 (3.29%) QlikView
9 6 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (2.82%) SQLPlus
10 5 (2.35%) MySQL
10 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.88%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.16%) JIRA
3 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.29%) Maven
5 7 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.35%) ERwin
6 5 (2.35%) Toad
7 4 (1.88%) Subversion
8 3 (1.41%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.41%) Selenium
9 2 (0.94%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.47%) gulp
10 1 (0.47%) JMeter
10 1 (0.47%) JUnit
10 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (24.88%) Finance
2 28 (13.15%) Marketing
3 20 (9.39%) Legal
4 14 (6.57%) Retail
5 9 (4.23%) Banking
6 4 (1.88%) Law
7 3 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.41%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.94%) Back Office
8 2 (0.94%) German Language
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (29.58%) Analyst
2 42 (19.72%) Developer
3 26 (12.21%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (5.16%) .NET Developer
8 10 (4.69%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.23%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.76%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
10 8 (3.76%) E-Commerce Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Architect
11 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Data Engineer
12 6 (2.82%) Administrator
12 6 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.33%) HTML
1 22 (10.33%) Web Services
2 15 (7.04%) .NET
3 14 (6.57%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.63%) CSS
5 11 (5.16%) XML
6 7 (3.29%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.82%) HTML5
8 5 (2.35%) MDX
9 4 (1.88%) LDAP
9 4 (1.88%) RESTful
9 4 (1.88%) Spring
10 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.41%) EJB
10 3 (1.41%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.41%) JPA
10 3 (1.41%) JSF
10 3 (1.41%) JSP
10 3 (1.41%) Oracle Streams
10 3 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Credit Risk
2 15 (7.04%) User Experience
3 14 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.23%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.82%) FMCG
7 5 (2.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (2.35%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.88%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.41%) CMDB
9 3 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.47%) EFT
11 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.47%) Robotics
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.68%) Windows
2 19 (8.92%) Unix
3 16 (7.51%) Linux
4 13 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.35%) Android
6 5 (2.35%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.41%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.94%) VMS
9 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) SUSE
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (34.27%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (15.96%) Scrum
4 30 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (13.15%) Decision-Making
5 28 (13.15%) ETL
6 26 (12.21%) Project Management
7 25 (11.74%) Analytics
7 25 (11.74%) Business Analysis
7 25 (11.74%) User Stories
8 24 (11.27%) Risk Management
9 23 (10.80%) ITIL
10 21 (9.86%) Waterfall
11 19 (8.92%) Test Automation
12 18 (8.45%) Information Security
13 17 (7.98%) Open Source
14 16 (7.51%) Test Strategy
15 15 (7.04%) Change Management
16 14 (6.57%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.23%) SQL
2 20 (9.39%) JavaScript
3 16 (7.51%) Java
3 16 (7.51%) Python
4 14 (6.57%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.10%) C#
6 8 (3.76%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.41%) ABAP
9 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.41%) R
10 2 (0.94%) C
11 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.47%) AWK
11 1 (0.47%) Groovy
11 1 (0.47%) Java 8
11 1 (0.47%) Jython
11 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.45%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) CISSP
2 5 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (2.35%) SSCP
3 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) ACCA
4 2 (0.94%) CIMA
4 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CCNA
5 1 (0.47%) CCNP
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) MBCS
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.45%) SLA
2 11 (5.16%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.23%) GDPR
4 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.35%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.35%) QA
6 2 (0.94%) COBIT
6 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 2 (0.94%) PMO
7 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.82%) Docker
2 6 (2.82%) vSphere
3 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (7.51%) Ansible
3 5 (2.35%) vCenter Server
4 3 (1.41%) SCCM
4 3 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.47%) logstash
5 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.47%) Mesos
5 1 (0.47%) Oozie
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.62%) Oracle
3 11 (5.16%) Splunk
3 11 (5.16%) Tableau
3 11 (5.16%) VMware
4 10 (4.69%) SAP
5 6 (2.82%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.88%) Teradata
7 3 (1.41%) Adobe
7 3 (1.41%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.41%) Apple
7 3 (1.41%) Citrix
7 3 (1.41%) HP
7 3 (1.41%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.41%) Perforce
8 2 (0.94%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.94%) F5
8 2 (0.94%) Greenplum
8 2 (0.94%) Kony
8 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com