Period
to 20 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 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 of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 21 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -11
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 117 234 233
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 8.04% 6.56% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.12% 19.76% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 137 123
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +10.50%
10th Percentile £143 £205 £218
90th Percentile £575 £575 £573
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 23
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £12.91 £16.58 £12.55
90th Percentile £33.38 £29.13 £23.75
England median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year +13.04% +18.71% -0.23%

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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 506 1,184 1,421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.75% 33.17% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 739 807
Median daily rate £390 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% -2.86% +5.42%
10th Percentile £150 £200 £210
90th Percentile £550 £601 £588
England median daily rate £475 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 68
Median hourly rate £41.25 £18.66 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.12% +5.99% -45.85%
10th Percentile £13.11 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.00 £51.63
Median hourly rate £26.11 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.30% +7.63% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the East of England

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in the East of England

Analytical Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in the East of England

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in the East of England

Analytical Skills
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analytical Skills in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in the East of England

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +3 39 £400 - 24
Essex -7 30 £390 -10.86% 2
Cambridgeshire +21 28 £488 +11.43% 28
Suffolk +12 10 £350 -17.65% 3
Bedfordshire +18 7 £288 -24.69% 5
Norfolk +7 3 £300 -29.41% 4
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 50 (42.74%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (33.33%) Python
3 29 (24.79%) Linux
4 28 (23.93%) SQL
5 21 (17.95%) DHCP
6 19 (16.24%) Java
6 19 (16.24%) TCP/IP
7 18 (15.38%) C
7 18 (15.38%) Docker
7 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 18 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 17 (14.53%) POSIX
8 17 (14.53%) IPv4
8 17 (14.53%) IPv6
8 17 (14.53%) Device Driver
8 17 (14.53%) JIRA
9 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 15 (12.82%) Oracle
10 14 (11.97%) OO
11 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Big Data
11 13 (11.11%) Yocto
12 12 (10.26%) Software Engineering
12 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 11 (9.40%) Apache Spark
13 11 (9.40%) Algorithms
13 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
13 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
13 11 (9.40%) Apache Hive

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (9.40%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.84%) Apache
3 5 (4.27%) JBoss
4 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.56%) Confluence
5 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Simulink
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Magento
2 2 (1.71%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.85%) HealthRoster
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Power Platform
3 2 (1.71%) SpeedCurve
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Azure
4 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Power Automate
4 1 (0.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.95%) DHCP
2 19 (16.24%) TCP/IP
3 17 (14.53%) IPv4
3 17 (14.53%) IPv6
4 8 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (5.98%) HTTP
6 6 (5.13%) HTTPS
6 6 (5.13%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.42%) 2G
7 4 (3.42%) 3G
7 4 (3.42%) 4G
7 4 (3.42%) 5G
7 4 (3.42%) DNS
7 4 (3.42%) Kerberos
7 4 (3.42%) LTE
7 4 (3.42%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (3.42%) UTRAN
8 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.71%) 802.11
9 2 (1.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) Big Data
2 11 (9.40%) Apache Hive
3 5 (4.27%) Impala
3 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.42%) DB2
4 4 (3.42%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (3.42%) HBase
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.56%) MS Access
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) Power BI
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.85%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.53%) JIRA
3 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.13%) GitLab
6 4 (3.42%) JMeter
6 4 (3.42%) JUnit
7 3 (2.56%) Protractor
8 2 (1.71%) Ant
8 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.71%) Maven
8 2 (1.71%) REST Assured
8 2 (1.71%) Selenium
8 2 (1.71%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.71%) WebPageTest
9 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq
9 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.85%) Subversion
9 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.85%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Legal
3 4 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.42%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.71%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) Analyst
3 8 (6.84%) Data Scientist
4 7 (5.98%) Embedded Developer
4 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
5 5 (4.27%) Angular Developer
5 5 (4.27%) Data Analyst
5 5 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
5 5 (4.27%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.42%) Data Engineer
6 4 (3.42%) IT Manager
6 4 (3.42%) Software Engineer
6 4 (3.42%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.56%) DBA
7 3 (2.56%) Network Specialist
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (2.56%) PHP Developer
7 3 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) POSIX
2 13 (11.11%) Yocto
3 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.84%) Keras
4 8 (6.84%) Node.js
4 8 (6.84%) PyTorch
4 8 (6.84%) TensorFlow
5 7 (5.98%) NumPy
5 7 (5.98%) Pandas
5 7 (5.98%) scikit-learn
5 7 (5.98%) XGBoost
6 5 (4.27%) CSS
6 5 (4.27%) HTML
6 5 (4.27%) React
7 4 (3.42%) Kafka
7 4 (3.42%) Laravel
7 4 (3.42%) NgRx
7 4 (3.42%) SAML
8 3 (2.56%) Apache NiFi
8 3 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Device Driver
2 11 (9.40%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.42%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (3.42%) NHS
4 4 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.71%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.71%) FMCG
5 2 (1.71%) Life Science
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) STB
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.79%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) Windows
3 6 (5.13%) Unix
4 4 (3.42%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.71%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (11.97%) OO
3 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 12 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 10 (8.55%) DevOps
5 10 (8.55%) Machine Learning
5 10 (8.55%) Mathematics
5 10 (8.55%) Microservices
6 9 (7.69%) Data Science
7 8 (6.84%) Front End Development
7 8 (6.84%) Process Improvement
7 8 (6.84%) Release Automation
7 8 (6.84%) Service Management
8 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.98%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (5.98%) ITIL
8 7 (5.98%) ITSM
8 7 (5.98%) Neural Network
8 7 (5.98%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.33%) Python
2 28 (23.93%) SQL
3 19 (16.24%) Java
4 18 (15.38%) C
5 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.84%) C#
6 8 (6.84%) PHP
6 8 (6.84%) Scala
7 4 (3.42%) Elm
7 4 (3.42%) Ruby
8 3 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.56%) Perl
8 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.56%) VB
9 2 (1.71%) AWK
9 2 (1.71%) R
10 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.55%) Degree
3 7 (5.98%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.71%) CISSP
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.71%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.71%) PhD
4 2 (1.71%) PMP
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) Docker
2 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.42%) HDFS
4 3 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Puppet
2 8 (6.84%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.42%) Kibana
3 4 (3.42%) Terraform
4 2 (1.71%) Grafana
4 2 (1.71%) Iperf
5 1 (0.85%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Cloudera
4 6 (5.13%) SAP
5 5 (4.27%) BT
6 4 (3.42%) HP
6 4 (3.42%) hybris
6 4 (3.42%) IBM
7 3 (2.56%) Google
8 2 (1.71%) Adobe
8 2 (1.71%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco
8 2 (1.71%) Dell
8 2 (1.71%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.71%) JDA
8 2 (1.71%) New Relic
8 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.71%) Symantec
8 2 (1.71%) Tealium
8 2 (1.71%) VMware