Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 82 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.38% 4.75% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.26% 19.71% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 31
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.05% -8.13% +11.73%
10th Percentile £369 £190 £325
90th Percentile £568 £534 £475
South West median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £34.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +190.63% -71.76%
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +165.63% +33.33% -31.43%

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 271 137 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.30% 24.08% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 46 106
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.72% +5.67% -
10th Percentile £272 £146 £193
90th Percentile £570 £581 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 22 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.75 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -8.39% -16.37%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.38 £55.16 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% -6.25%

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 18 April 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 18 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
Cheltenham +14 35 £505 - 3
Gloucester +12 20 £475 +38.89% 3
Stroud - 3 £388 - 1
Analytical Skills
South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (58.54%) Problem-Solving
2 44 (53.66%) Security Cleared
3 39 (47.56%) DV Cleared
4 37 (45.12%) Linux
5 32 (39.02%) Windows
6 29 (35.37%) Unix
7 27 (32.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (31.71%) Degree
9 24 (29.27%) Oracle
10 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
10 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
11 21 (25.61%) SCCM
11 21 (25.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
12 19 (23.17%) Big Data
12 19 (23.17%) Windows Server
13 18 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 18 (21.95%) SQL
13 18 (21.95%) ITIL
14 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
15 16 (19.51%) High Availability
15 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
16 15 (18.29%) HP
16 15 (18.29%) ITSM
16 15 (18.29%) ITIL V3
16 15 (18.29%) Windows 10
17 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (17.07%) Oracle Database
18 13 (15.85%) Citrix

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 11 (13.41%) JBoss
2 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.22%) CATIA
3 1 (1.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.22%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) OpenShift
2 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.88%) npm
3 4 (4.88%) Office 365
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) DHCP
1 9 (10.98%) DNS
2 6 (7.32%) HTTP
2 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 6 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (6.10%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (6.10%) Firewall
3 5 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
3 5 (6.10%) NAS
3 5 (6.10%) Network Security
4 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.44%) Skype
5 2 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) Big Data
2 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.07%) Oracle Database
4 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
4 11 (13.41%) MySQL
5 10 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.66%) DataStage
7 3 (3.66%) DB2
7 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.66%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.22%) Power BI
8 1 (1.22%) QualityStage
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.88%) Babel
3 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 4 (4.88%) webpack
4 3 (3.66%) MSI
5 2 (2.44%) ERwin
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) JMeter
6 1 (1.22%) Selenium
6 1 (1.22%) WATIR
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Electronics
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (12.20%) DBA
1 10 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (10.98%) Unix Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) Administrator
3 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Developer
5 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared DBA
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.10%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Middleware Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) Software Tester
7 3 (3.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Java EE
1 6 (7.32%) JSON
1 6 (7.32%) Middleware
1 6 (7.32%) XML
2 5 (6.10%) CSS
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) J2EE
4 1 (1.22%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Replication
2 10 (12.20%) Clustering
2 10 (12.20%) PKI
3 5 (6.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.10%) HP Storage
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.12%) Linux
2 32 (39.02%) Windows
3 29 (35.37%) Unix
4 27 (32.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (23.17%) Windows Server
6 15 (18.29%) Windows 10
7 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (13.41%) Solaris
9 10 (12.20%) CentOS
10 1 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (25.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
4 18 (21.95%) ITIL
5 16 (19.51%) High Availability
6 15 (18.29%) ITIL V3
6 15 (18.29%) ITSM
7 12 (14.63%) Data Security
7 12 (14.63%) Technical Leadership
8 11 (13.41%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
9 10 (12.20%) Task Automation
10 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (10.98%) Service Management
11 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.54%) Decision-Making
11 7 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 18 (21.95%) SQL
3 11 (13.41%) Java
3 11 (13.41%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.76%) C
5 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.54%) Python
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 39 (47.56%) DV Cleared
3 26 (31.71%) Degree
4 18 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.32%) MCP
7 6 (7.32%) MCSA
7 6 (7.32%) MCSE
8 5 (6.10%) SNIA Certification
9 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
10 2 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (2.44%) ISEB
11 1 (1.22%) HNC
11 1 (1.22%) HND
11 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
3 11 (13.41%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (12.20%) Docker
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (8.54%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.88%) vSphere
9 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.44%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (25.61%) SCCM
2 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 9 (10.98%) SCOM
3 9 (10.98%) SCVMM
4 6 (7.32%) Ansible
5 5 (6.10%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.22%) Puppet
6 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.29%) HP
4 13 (15.85%) Citrix
5 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
6 10 (12.20%) Sybase
7 5 (6.10%) Brocade
7 5 (6.10%) EMC
7 5 (6.10%) McAfee
7 5 (6.10%) NetApp
7 5 (6.10%) Veritas
7 5 (6.10%) VMware
8 4 (4.88%) Tableau
9 3 (3.66%) IBM
9 3 (3.66%) Netezza
9 3 (3.66%) Teradata
10 2 (2.44%) SAP
11 1 (1.22%) ANSYS
11 1 (1.22%) CA Agile Central