Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 48 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 18 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.21% 2.66% 3.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.40% 6.01% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 19
Kent median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -7.15%
10th Percentile £295 £170 £315
90th Percentile £645 £488 £489
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.58% -5.00% +38.41%

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 125 233 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.21% 44.30% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 179 125
Kent median daily rate £351 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -13.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £120 £126 £208
90th Percentile £541 £455 £660
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 8
Kent median hourly rate £40.75 £27.81 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.56% +37.31% +26.56%
10th Percentile £34.25 £25.69 £9.70
90th Percentile £187.50 £76.73 £45.95
South East median hourly rate £32.07 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +68.79% -17.39% +35.29%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 3 £475 +26.67% 1
Ramsgate - 2 - -
Maidstone +8 1 £450 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 £325 -23.53% 1
Canterbury - 1 £320 - 2
Dartford - 1 £375 - 1
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 4 (22.22%) QA
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (16.67%) InfoPath
5 3 (16.67%) OWASP
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (16.67%) ReSharper
4 2 (11.11%) Firebug
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Manager
5 2 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Lean Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Pensions Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Process Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) OWASP
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Adaptive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
4 2 (11.11%) PHP 7
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle