Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Thinking
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 203 195
Rank change year-on-year +35 -8 -10
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 11 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
East of England median daily rate £428 £125 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +242.00% -66.67% +56.25%
10th Percentile £313 £123 £363
90th Percentile £519 £346 £388
England median daily rate £431 £435 £435
% change year-on-year -0.86% - +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% -4.11% +82.50%

Analytical Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,560 4,264 4,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.89% 85.43% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,127 2,469 2,436
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £246
90th Percentile £610 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 254 270
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £26.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.11% +3.73%
10th Percentile £10.48 £11.18 £11.99
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.03 £47.55
England median hourly rate £24.68 £20.50 £23.07
% change year-on-year +20.38% -11.14% +1.01%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in the East of England

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Thinking in the East of England

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Thinking in the East of England

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Thinking in the East of England

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £428 - 2
Hertfordshire -5 4 £494 +295.00% 1
Suffolk - 2 £363 -
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
4 3 (27.27%) LabWare
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (18.18%) Keras
5 2 (18.18%) Workday
5 2 (18.18%) Data Science
5 2 (18.18%) Pandas
5 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 2 (18.18%) Caffe
5 2 (18.18%) scikit-learn
5 2 (18.18%) TensorFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Physics
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) SciPy
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (18.18%) R
5 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation

Analytical Thinking
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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) ER Studio
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Workday Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Caffe
2 2 (18.18%) Keras
2 2 (18.18%) Pandas
2 2 (18.18%) scikit-learn
2 2 (18.18%) SciPy
2 2 (18.18%) TensorFlow
3 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
3 2 (18.18%) LIMS
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Case Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Data Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) R
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PhD
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) LabWare
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Workday
3 1 (9.09%) IDERA
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) YouTube