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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 28 15 29
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 +14
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 174 144 140
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 6.89% 8.09% 5.71%
As % of the General category 11.72% 16.59% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 73 78
10th Percentile £161 £120 £250
25th Percentile £285 £140 £337
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £343 £444
Median % change year-on-year +22.63% -22.82% +7.58%
75th Percentile £538 £526 £500
90th Percentile £671 £575 £600
England median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 41 14
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.25 -
25th Percentile £12.56 £12.25 £17.10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £18.16
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.87% -39.48%
75th Percentile £31.85 £18.75 £21.57
90th Percentile £44.75 £31.50 £32.25
England median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £21.57
% change year-on-year +82.93% -4.96% +19.83%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,485 868 1,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.79% 48.76% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 426 666
10th Percentile £175 £147 £184
25th Percentile £313 £263 £311
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £469 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +10.24% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £550 £533 £507
90th Percentile £650 £600 £589
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 177 105
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £12.13
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £17.10
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% -12.28% +3.64%
75th Percentile £22.25 £22.50 £26.75
90th Percentile £56.00 £46.00 £51.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £19.95
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.51% +6.40%

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -12 69 £415 +124.32% 24
Hertfordshire +1 42 £500 +14.78% 34
Bedfordshire -9 24 £432 +50.26% 8
Essex -17 18 £552 +169.27% 8
Suffolk -1 12 £485 +38.57% 3
Norfolk +3 9 £305 - 1
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 97 (55.75%) Social Skills
2 81 (46.55%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (25.86%) Finance
4 37 (21.26%) Agile
5 33 (18.97%) Time Management
6 31 (17.82%) SQL
7 30 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
8 29 (16.67%) Change Management
9 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
9 28 (16.09%) ITIL
10 27 (15.52%) Project Management
11 24 (13.79%) Decision-Making
12 22 (12.64%) Python
13 21 (12.07%) JIRA
14 20 (11.49%) Oracle
14 20 (11.49%) SLA
15 19 (10.92%) Service Delivery
15 19 (10.92%) Legal
15 19 (10.92%) Analytics
16 18 (10.34%) User Stories
16 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (9.77%) Degree
18 16 (9.20%) Use Case
18 16 (9.20%) Service Management
19 15 (8.62%) ITSM
19 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (8.62%) Analytical Thinking
20 14 (8.05%) Data Science

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 10 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.60%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.60%) Confluence
3 5 (2.87%) Jupyter
4 4 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (1.15%) Apache
5 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.15%) SAS
5 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Smart View
5 2 (1.15%) SPSS
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.57%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.57%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.15%) HFM
4 2 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.15%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.57%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.57%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.57%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.57%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.57%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.47%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (6.90%) Azure
3 11 (6.32%) AWS
4 10 (5.75%) Power Platform
5 8 (4.60%) Serverless
6 7 (4.02%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon SageMaker
7 5 (2.87%) Snowflake
8 4 (2.30%) SaaS
9 3 (1.72%) GCP
9 3 (1.72%) Mimecast
10 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.15%) GitHub
10 2 (1.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.57%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) LAN
1 6 (3.45%) WAN
2 5 (2.87%) Internet
3 4 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.72%) DNS
4 3 (1.72%) HTTP
4 3 (1.72%) VPN
5 2 (1.15%) DHCP
5 2 (1.15%) Firewall
5 2 (1.15%) Intranet
5 2 (1.15%) NAS
5 2 (1.15%) SAN
5 2 (1.15%) SD-WAN
5 2 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.15%) Wireless
6 1 (0.57%) DWDM
6 1 (0.57%) FTP
6 1 (0.57%) SMTP
6 1 (0.57%) VoIP
6 1 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.75%) Power BI
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.45%) MySQL
6 5 (2.87%) MS Access
6 5 (2.87%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (2.87%) Triplestore
7 4 (2.30%) Big Data
7 4 (2.30%) Metadata
7 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.30%) Tableau
8 3 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.72%) QlikView
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.15%) Informix
9 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (12.07%) JIRA
2 8 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.45%) Toad
4 3 (1.72%) JMeter
4 3 (1.72%) Storybook
5 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.15%) Postman
6 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.57%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 97 (55.75%) Social Skills
2 45 (25.86%) Finance
3 19 (10.92%) Legal
4 8 (4.60%) Influencing Skills
4 8 (4.60%) Presentation Skills
5 7 (4.02%) Marketing
6 6 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.87%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.87%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.30%) Retail
9 2 (1.15%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.15%) Czech Language
9 2 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.57%) Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (40.23%) Analyst
2 30 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 12 (6.90%) Data Analyst
4 7 (4.02%) Architect
4 7 (4.02%) Change Analyst
4 7 (4.02%) Data Scientist
4 7 (4.02%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (4.02%) Project Manager
5 6 (3.45%) Change Management Analyst
5 6 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
5 6 (3.45%) Incident Manager
5 6 (3.45%) ITIL Change Analyst
5 6 (3.45%) Major Incident Manager
6 5 (2.87%) Consultant
6 5 (2.87%) Service Desk Supervisor
7 4 (2.30%) Business Finance Analyst
7 4 (2.30%) Developer
7 4 (2.30%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (2.30%) Software Engineer
7 4 (2.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.45%) CSS
1 6 (3.45%) HTML
2 5 (2.87%) Kafka
2 5 (2.87%) NLTK
2 5 (2.87%) NumPy
2 5 (2.87%) Pandas
2 5 (2.87%) SciPy
2 5 (2.87%) Shiny
2 5 (2.87%) TensorFlow
3 4 (2.30%) Middleware
3 4 (2.30%) REST
3 4 (2.30%) XML
4 3 (1.72%) jQuery
4 3 (1.72%) JSON
5 2 (1.15%) Ajax
5 2 (1.15%) React
5 2 (1.15%) Spring
5 2 (1.15%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.15%) Symfony
5 2 (1.15%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) Analytical Mindset
2 12 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.30%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.30%) User Experience
7 3 (1.72%) IoT
8 2 (1.15%) Life Science
8 2 (1.15%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.17%) Windows
2 8 (4.60%) Linux
3 4 (2.30%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.72%) Android
4 3 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.15%) Tizen
5 2 (1.15%) Unix
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.55%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (21.26%) Agile
3 33 (18.97%) Time Management
4 29 (16.67%) Change Management
5 28 (16.09%) ITIL
6 27 (15.52%) Project Management
7 24 (13.79%) Decision-Making
8 19 (10.92%) Analytics
8 19 (10.92%) Service Delivery
9 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.34%) User Stories
10 16 (9.20%) Service Management
10 16 (9.20%) Use Case
11 15 (8.62%) Analytical Thinking
11 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (8.62%) ITSM
12 14 (8.05%) Data Science
12 14 (8.05%) Incident Management
12 14 (8.05%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.82%) SQL
2 22 (12.64%) Python
3 11 (6.32%) R
4 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.87%) Java
5 5 (2.87%) VBA
6 4 (2.30%) Bash
6 4 (2.30%) C
7 3 (1.72%) C++
7 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.15%) C#
8 2 (1.15%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.15%) PHP
8 2 (1.15%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.57%) Perl
9 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.30%) ISEB
4 4 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.72%) CISSP
5 3 (1.72%) ISACA
5 3 (1.72%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.72%) PhD
6 2 (1.15%) CCNA
6 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.15%) PMP
7 1 (0.57%) CCDP
7 1 (0.57%) CCNP
7 1 (0.57%) HND
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.49%) SLA
2 8 (4.60%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (3.45%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.30%) NIST
5 4 (2.30%) QA
5 4 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.57%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.57%) GDPR
7 1 (0.57%) GxP
7 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.15%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.57%) KVM
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Terraform
2 3 (1.72%) SCCM
3 2 (1.15%) Ansible
3 2 (1.15%) Grafana
3 2 (1.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.57%) Observium
4 1 (0.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.49%) Oracle
3 5 (2.87%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (2.87%) SAP
4 4 (2.30%) Palo Alto
4 4 (2.30%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.30%) Symantec
4 4 (2.30%) Workday
5 3 (1.72%) Citrix
5 3 (1.72%) FireEye
5 3 (1.72%) Google
5 3 (1.72%) Proofpoint
5 3 (1.72%) Splunk
5 3 (1.72%) Zscaler
6 2 (1.15%) Adobe
6 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.15%) Cisco
6 2 (1.15%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.15%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds