Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 182 183
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1 -9
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 17 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
East of England median daily rate £488 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £394 £313 £375
90th Percentile £550 £381 £425
England median daily rate £425 £413 £460
% change year-on-year +3.03% -10.33% +18.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.75% -
England median hourly rate £21.37 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +6.84% -30.43% +47.47%

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 3,450 3,786 3,705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.19% 85.25% 84.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,002 2,128 2,207
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £237 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 225 266
East of England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -44.12% +36.00%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.43 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.40 £47.63
England median hourly rate £24.96 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.91% -10.00% +8.70%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Hertfordshire +5 14 £513 +41.38%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £413 +26.92% 2
Norfolk +4 1 £425 -
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 17 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Data Modelling
4 8 (47.06%) Data Quality
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Statistics
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) Migration
6 6 (35.29%) Informatica
6 6 (35.29%) PowerCenter
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
6 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (35.29%) BDD
6 6 (35.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (35.29%) Critical Thinking
7 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (29.41%) ETL
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) SAP
10 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (11.76%) JIRA
10 2 (11.76%) Active Directory

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 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) PowerCenter
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ER Studio
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Data Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Developer Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Migration Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Data Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Caffe
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Keras
2 1 (5.88%) Pandas
2 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
2 1 (5.88%) SciPy
2 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (47.06%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Statistics
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
4 6 (35.29%) Critical Thinking
4 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 6 (35.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) Metadata Management
9 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) R
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Informatica
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) IDERA
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.88%) Google