Period
to 21 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 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 East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 56 38
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 22 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.29% 1.69% 3.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% 4.09% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
Kent median daily rate £450 £288 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -29.23% +47.86%
10th Percentile £306 £94 £219
90th Percentile £555 £531 £493
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £18.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.15% -19.91% +45.16%

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 121 220 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.09% 41.43% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 173 101
Kent median daily rate £338 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +1.45% +2.22%
10th Percentile £119 £120 £155
90th Percentile £525 £520 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% +26.86% +19.12%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.69 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £97.88 £42.75
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £19.32 £22.50
% change year-on-year +71.55% -14.14% +22.10%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Kent

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Kent

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Kent over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Kent

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Kent

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Malling -3 5 £475 +26.67%
Folkestone +3 4 £530 +466.84%
Maidstone +14 2 £463 - 3
Tunbridge Wells -6 1 £325 -23.53% 1
Canterbury - 1 £320 - 2
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Web Development
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (27.27%) Infoflex
5 5 (22.73%) CMS
5 5 (22.73%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Sass
5 5 (22.73%) Content Management
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) Firebug
6 4 (18.18%) Google
6 4 (18.18%) WordPress
6 4 (18.18%) PHP 5
6 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 4 (18.18%) RESTful
6 4 (18.18%) Website Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) Photoshop

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) WordPress
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) SAS
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
5 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.55%) Lumira
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Firebug
2 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (13.64%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.55%) Calabash
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Healthcare Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Healthcare Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) NHS Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) Sass
3 5 (22.73%) XML
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 4 (18.18%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Fluent NHibernate
7 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.55%) React
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Web Development
2 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Content Management
4 4 (18.18%) Adaptive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (18.18%) Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Website Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) OWASP
5 3 (13.64%) Secure Coding
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) PHP 5
3 4 (18.18%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Infoflex
2 4 (18.18%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin