Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 194 177
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +20
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
East of England median daily rate £513 £325 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.69% -29.35% +75.24%
England median daily rate £435 £428 £450
% change year-on-year +1.64% -4.89% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 4,227 4,258 3,952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.58% 84.75% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,498 2,465 2,276
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £581 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 242 314
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £36.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.08% +13.39% +27.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.28 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.20 £50.40 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 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
Hertfordshire +6 15 £531 +41.67%
Essex - 1 £400 -
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 6 (37.50%) Statistics
5 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (37.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 6 (37.50%) Data Quality
5 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Online Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Social Media
6 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (18.75%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (18.75%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) XML

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 3 (18.75%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
1 2 (12.50%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PowerCenter
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
1 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Data Migration Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Developer Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Migration Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Data Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Social Media
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 6 (37.50%) Statistics
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (18.75%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Online Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) SEO
4 3 (18.75%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
1 3 (18.75%) Google
1 3 (18.75%) Informatica
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee
2 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Computacenter