Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 205 215 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.75% 6.73% 5.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.55% 26.16% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 145 109
East Midlands median daily rate £407 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.40% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £274 £202 £249
90th Percentile £538 £550 £567
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.91 £14.15 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.37% -2.45% -21.71%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.59 £11.78
90th Percentile £27.55 £46.20 £39.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -6.50% +12.68% -4.16%

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 671 822 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.36% 25.72% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 539 543
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £195 £171
90th Percentile £544 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% -29.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.86 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £42.75 £60.00
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +19 74 £400 +14.29% 16
Nottinghamshire +5 68 £431 +11.29% 40
Derbyshire -8 24 £378 -10.12% 13
Leicestershire -9 17 £320 -2.29% 25
Lincolnshire +4 9 £350 +7.69% 6
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.24%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (28.29%) Finance
4 50 (24.39%) SQL
5 39 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (18.54%) Microsoft
6 38 (18.54%) User Stories
7 37 (18.05%) Web Services
8 32 (15.61%) Oracle
9 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (13.66%) SQL Server
10 28 (13.66%) Banking
11 26 (12.68%) Scrum
12 25 (12.20%) ETL
13 24 (11.71%) Windows
13 24 (11.71%) Degree
13 24 (11.71%) Relational Database
14 23 (11.22%) Analytics
14 23 (11.22%) Open Source
14 23 (11.22%) Business Analysis
15 22 (10.73%) Test Automation
15 22 (10.73%) Ansible
15 22 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
15 22 (10.73%) User Experience
16 21 (10.24%) NoSQL
16 21 (10.24%) Marketing
16 21 (10.24%) Microsoft Excel
17 20 (9.76%) Python
17 20 (9.76%) Project Management
17 20 (9.76%) Waterfall

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 8 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.44%) Confluence
4 4 (1.95%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.95%) SAS
5 3 (1.46%) JBoss
5 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.98%) Marvel
6 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (10.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (9.27%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (7.80%) UserZoom
4 5 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.49%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.46%) HFM
1 3 (1.46%) Maximo
2 2 (0.98%) BASE24
2 2 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.98%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.27%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (9.27%) Amazon EMR
2 19 (9.27%) Amazon Glacier
2 19 (9.27%) Amazon S3
2 19 (9.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.95%) Boomi
5 2 (0.98%) IaaS
5 2 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) Firewall
2 7 (3.41%) Internet
3 5 (2.44%) Wireless
4 4 (1.95%) DNS
5 3 (1.46%) Network Security
5 3 (1.46%) SSL
5 3 (1.46%) VPN
6 2 (0.98%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.49%) LAN
7 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.24%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.27%) Amazon Aurora
4 19 (9.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.93%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.93%) MySQL
8 5 (2.44%) Big Data
8 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.46%) Power BI
10 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.98%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 12 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.39%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.39%) JIRA
3 7 (3.41%) Maven
4 6 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.95%) Selenium
6 4 (1.95%) Subversion
7 3 (1.46%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.98%) ERwin
8 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.98%) Toad
9 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.49%) JMeter
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.49%) QF-Test
9 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 58 (28.29%) Finance
2 28 (13.66%) Banking
3 21 (10.24%) Marketing
4 19 (9.27%) Retail
5 12 (5.85%) Legal
6 4 (1.95%) Back Office
6 4 (1.95%) Law
6 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (31.22%) Analyst
2 28 (13.66%) Developer
3 18 (8.78%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (8.78%) Business Analyst
3 18 (8.78%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (8.29%) User Experience Researcher
5 12 (5.85%) Architect
6 9 (4.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
7 8 (3.90%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (3.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (3.90%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.41%) Database Engineer
8 7 (3.41%) Information Analyst
9 6 (2.93%) .NET Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (2.93%) Data Engineer
10 5 (2.44%) Security Architect
10 5 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.05%) Web Services
2 10 (4.88%) RESTful
3 9 (4.39%) HTML
4 8 (3.90%) .NET
4 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.41%) SOAP
6 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (2.44%) HTML5
7 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.95%) IDoc
7 4 (1.95%) LDAP
7 4 (1.95%) Middleware
7 4 (1.95%) SAP PI
7 4 (1.95%) SAP XI
7 4 (1.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.46%) JSF
8 3 (1.46%) Spring
8 3 (1.46%) WinForms
8 3 (1.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) User Experience
2 18 (8.78%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.80%) NHS
4 13 (6.34%) Credit Risk
5 11 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.93%) FMCG
7 4 (1.95%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.95%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) EFT
8 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) EPoS
9 1 (0.49%) iPhone
9 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) Robotics
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.71%) Windows
2 19 (9.27%) Unix
3 18 (8.78%) Linux
4 8 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.95%) Android
6 4 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.95%) Solaris
7 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.98%) VMS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.24%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (18.54%) User Stories
5 26 (12.68%) Scrum
6 25 (12.20%) ETL
7 23 (11.22%) Analytics
7 23 (11.22%) Business Analysis
7 23 (11.22%) Open Source
8 22 (10.73%) Test Automation
9 20 (9.76%) Decision-Making
9 20 (9.76%) Project Management
9 20 (9.76%) Waterfall
10 19 (9.27%) Test Strategy
11 17 (8.29%) Acceptance Criteria
11 17 (8.29%) Data Analytics
11 17 (8.29%) DevOps
11 17 (8.29%) Usability Testing
12 16 (7.80%) Guerrilla Testing
12 16 (7.80%) Task Model
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.39%) SQL
2 20 (9.76%) Python
3 17 (8.29%) Java
4 14 (6.83%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.85%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.41%) C#
7 5 (2.44%) ABAP
7 5 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.46%) C
9 2 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.49%) AWK
10 1 (0.49%) Groovy
10 1 (0.49%) Jython
10 1 (0.49%) Scala
10 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (11.71%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) CISSP
3 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) SSCP
4 3 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.98%) ACCA
5 2 (0.98%) CIMA
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.98%) MCSE
5 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.49%) MBCS
6 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.37%) SLA
2 10 (4.88%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.39%) QA
4 6 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.44%) GDPR
5 5 (2.44%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.98%) COBIT
6 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 2 (0.98%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.90%) vSphere
2 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.41%) Docker
2 7 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (10.73%) Ansible
1 22 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.95%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.98%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.49%) Mesos
4 1 (0.49%) Oozie
4 1 (0.49%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.61%) Oracle
3 16 (7.80%) Splunk
4 12 (5.85%) SAP
5 11 (5.37%) VMware
6 9 (4.39%) Tableau
7 4 (1.95%) Dell
7 4 (1.95%) IBM
7 4 (1.95%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.95%) Sun
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco
8 3 (1.46%) Citrix
8 3 (1.46%) HP
8 3 (1.46%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.46%) Perforce
8 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.98%) F5
9 2 (0.98%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.98%) Teradata