Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 June 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
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 42 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 97 134 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.89% 5.29% 6.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.09% 20.97% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 97 96
Leeds median daily rate £414 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £229 £217 £250
90th Percentile £513 £571 £578
West Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £19.32 £13.91 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.32 £13.91 £34.24
% change year-on-year +38.89% -59.38% +101.41%

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 603 639 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.38% 25.24% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 428 503
Leeds median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £299 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 10 9
Leeds median hourly rate £20.86 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.17% +23.24% -11.75%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.49 £12.00
90th Percentile £25.25 £38.83 £26.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.38 £14.20
% change year-on-year +21.74% +1.23% -8.39%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 29 (29.90%) SQL
1 29 (29.90%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) Finance
4 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
5 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
5 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (10.31%) Linux
6 10 (10.31%) Change Management
6 10 (10.31%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) Degree
7 9 (9.28%) Games
7 9 (9.28%) Scrum
7 9 (9.28%) Unix
7 9 (9.28%) LDAP
7 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.28%) Analytics
7 9 (9.28%) Alteryx
8 8 (8.25%) SAS
8 8 (8.25%) Project Management
8 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.22%) Windows
9 7 (7.22%) Visualisation
9 7 (7.22%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (6.19%) Tableau
10 6 (6.19%) Data Quality
10 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (8.25%) SAS
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.03%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.06%) JDE World
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.03%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (3.09%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.06%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.03%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.03%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.03%) PaaS
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LAN
1 3 (3.09%) WAN
2 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
2 2 (2.06%) Network Security
2 2 (2.06%) Skype
2 2 (2.06%) Wireless
2 2 (2.06%) WLAN
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.06%) Power BI
7 2 (2.06%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (1.03%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.03%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.03%) OLAP
8 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.03%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) JMeter
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Games
3 6 (6.19%) Legal
4 5 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.12%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Billing
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) Analyst
2 18 (18.56%) Data Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) Developer
4 9 (9.28%) IAM Specialist
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.06%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (2.06%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.06%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) LDAP
2 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) J2EE
2 3 (3.09%) Spring
2 3 (3.09%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.06%) HTML
3 2 (2.06%) HTML5
3 2 (2.06%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (2.06%) Middleware
3 2 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) CSS3
4 1 (1.03%) EDI
4 1 (1.03%) Handlebars
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) Node.js
4 1 (1.03%) REST
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.03%) PKI
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.31%) Change Management
3 10 (10.31%) Data Analysis
4 9 (9.28%) Analytics
4 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.28%) Scrum
5 8 (8.25%) Project Management
5 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.22%) Visualisation
6 7 (7.22%) Workshop Facilitation
7 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.15%) Decision-Making
8 5 (5.15%) ERP
8 5 (5.15%) ETL
8 5 (5.15%) Kanban
8 5 (5.15%) Migration
8 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.90%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) Java
2 5 (5.15%) Python
2 5 (5.15%) R
3 2 (2.06%) C
3 2 (2.06%) C#
3 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.06%) RPG
3 2 (2.06%) VB
3 2 (2.06%) VB6
4 1 (1.03%) C++
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) CISM
2 4 (4.12%) CISSP
3 3 (3.09%) PMP
4 2 (2.06%) ACCA
4 2 (2.06%) CCDA
4 2 (2.06%) CCNP
4 2 (2.06%) CIMA
4 2 (2.06%) CISA
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.06%) RIBA
5 1 (1.03%) CBAP
5 1 (1.03%) CISMP
5 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (3.09%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.09%) Docker
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.03%) SCOM
2 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.28%) Alteryx
3 6 (6.19%) Tableau
4 4 (4.12%) Splunk
5 3 (3.09%) Adobe
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle
5 3 (3.09%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) HP
6 2 (2.06%) IBM
6 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) Altiris
7 1 (1.03%) Ariba
7 1 (1.03%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (1.03%) Databricks
7 1 (1.03%) Google
7 1 (1.03%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.03%) Twitter