Period
to 17 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +26
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 74 69 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.33% 10.82% 9.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.96% 40.59% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 45 41
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.84% -8.13%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £300
90th Percentile £589 £500 £474
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £35.04 -
South West median hourly rate £36.98 £38.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -2.68% +23.56% -30.11%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 285 170 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.09% 26.65% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 82 89
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +8.62% -2.03%
10th Percentile £300 £252 £223
90th Percentile £591 £538 £475
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 23
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +18.42%
10th Percentile £37.50 £33.50 £31.05
90th Percentile £55.00 £54.67 £59.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +27.69%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Gloucestershire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Cheltenham +4 31 £425 +6.25% 14
Gloucester -13 11 £500 +53.85% 12
Cirencester -6 1 £425 -5.56% 2
Analytical Skills
South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 49 (66.22%) Security Cleared
2 38 (51.35%) DV Cleared
3 37 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (29.73%) Linux
5 21 (28.38%) ITIL
5 21 (28.38%) Windows
5 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
6 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
7 18 (24.32%) SQL
8 17 (22.97%) SCCM
8 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
8 17 (22.97%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
9 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
10 15 (20.27%) C
10 15 (20.27%) ITSM
10 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
10 15 (20.27%) ITIL V3
10 15 (20.27%) Big Data
10 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (18.92%) PLM
11 14 (18.92%) Oracle
12 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
12 13 (17.57%) Service Management
12 13 (17.57%) Analytics
12 13 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (17.57%) SCOM
12 13 (17.57%) SCVMM
12 13 (17.57%) Preventative Maintenance

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (9.46%) JBoss
1 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) CATIA
1 11 (14.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 11 (14.86%) PTC Creo
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) AWS
1 6 (8.11%) OpenShift
2 5 (6.76%) Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Office 365
4 3 (4.05%) Azure Stack
5 1 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) DHCP
1 9 (12.16%) DNS
2 7 (9.46%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (8.11%) Firewall
4 5 (6.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.76%) Network Security
5 3 (4.05%) Intranet
6 1 (1.35%) HTTP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.35%) LAN
6 1 (1.35%) PSTN
6 1 (1.35%) WAN
6 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) Big Data
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (10.81%) MySQL
5 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.05%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) JMeter
3 5 (6.76%) Selenium
4 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.05%) Bitbucket Server
4 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 3 (4.05%) WATIR
5 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.35%) Babel
6 1 (1.35%) Maven
6 1 (1.35%) MSI
6 1 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (13.51%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) IT Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) DBA
5 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) IT Support
7 4 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Middleware Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 8 (10.81%) JSON
2 8 (10.81%) XML
3 6 (8.11%) Java EE
4 4 (5.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.70%) SOAP
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.70%) XSD
6 1 (1.35%) .NET
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.46%) PKI
3 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 6 (8.11%) Replication
4 5 (6.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) CMDB
7 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 21 (28.38%) Windows
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (16.22%) Windows 10
7 10 (13.51%) Unix
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (28.38%) ITIL
3 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
4 15 (20.27%) ITIL V3
4 15 (20.27%) ITSM
5 14 (18.92%) PLM
5 14 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (17.57%) Analytics
6 13 (17.57%) Preventative Maintenance
6 13 (17.57%) Service Management
7 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.22%) Data Analytics
7 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
10 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (9.46%) High Availability
11 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.11%) Data Security
11 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 18 (24.32%) SQL
3 15 (20.27%) C
4 12 (16.22%) Python
5 11 (14.86%) Java
5 11 (14.86%) MATLAB
6 9 (12.16%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.05%) Perl
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 3 (4.05%) VBA
10 2 (2.70%) C++
11 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (66.22%) Security Cleared
2 38 (51.35%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 8 (10.81%) MCP
4 8 (10.81%) MCSA
4 8 (10.81%) MCSE
4 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.35%) CBAP
8 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (12.16%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (9.46%) Docker
5 7 (9.46%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (5.41%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) SCCM
2 13 (17.57%) SCOM
2 13 (17.57%) SCVMM
3 8 (10.81%) Ansible
4 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.76%) Puppet
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle
3 11 (14.86%) ANSYS
4 8 (10.81%) Citrix
5 6 (8.11%) HP
5 6 (8.11%) Sybase
6 5 (6.76%) McAfee
7 3 (4.05%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) VMware