Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 34 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9 -13
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 91 122 138
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 6.19% 5.44% 5.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.96% 17.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 73 110
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £259 £260
90th Percentile £580 £513 £526
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 1
Median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 £10.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +96.17% -
10th Percentile £16.68 £14.34 £8.16
90th Percentile £59.75 £23.13 £12.48
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 £10.32
% change year-on-year -0.67% +96.17% -65.39%

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 480 704 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.65% 31.40% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 435 458
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £286
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.24 £11.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.23% +75.77% -18.91%
10th Percentile £15.39 £11.08 £9.02
90th Percentile £42.88 £25.15 £41.30
Median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +14.91% +22.81% -1.72%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Leeds

Analytical Skills
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 36 (39.56%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (31.87%) SQL
3 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (24.18%) Finance
5 21 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (23.08%) Public Sector
6 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.78%) Degree
8 17 (18.68%) Project Management
8 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.58%) Java
9 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (16.48%) Web Services
10 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (16.48%) NHS
11 14 (15.38%) Data Modelling
11 14 (15.38%) Azure
11 14 (15.38%) AWS
11 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
11 14 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
12 13 (14.29%) NoSQL
12 13 (14.29%) Tableau
13 12 (13.19%) Relational Database
13 12 (13.19%) Microservices
14 11 (12.09%) Python
14 11 (12.09%) Retail
14 11 (12.09%) Change Management
15 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
15 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (10.99%) Power BI

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 7 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 7 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (5.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) AWS
1 14 (15.38%) Azure
2 10 (10.99%) Power Platform
3 8 (8.79%) GCP
4 7 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.20%) Office 365
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
2 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 13 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.19%) Relational Database
5 10 (10.99%) Power BI
6 8 (8.79%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (7.69%) Apache Hive
7 7 (7.69%) Big Data
7 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (7.69%) Flink
7 7 (7.69%) HBase
7 7 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.69%) Spotfire
7 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.30%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (3.30%) QlikView
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (6.59%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) RStudio
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 21 (23.08%) Public Sector
3 11 (12.09%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Local Government
6 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Consultant
4 8 (8.79%) TIBCO Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Information Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 7 (7.69%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
6 6 (6.59%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) Web Services
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
3 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
3 8 (8.79%) JDBC
3 8 (8.79%) JMS
3 8 (8.79%) SOAP
3 8 (8.79%) TIBCO EMS
3 8 (8.79%) XML
4 7 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 7 (7.69%) Kafka
5 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (5.49%) RESTful
6 4 (4.40%) Angular 2
7 2 (2.20%) RxJS
8 1 (1.10%) Pandas
8 1 (1.10%) PySpark
8 1 (1.10%) React
8 1 (1.10%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) NHS
2 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.79%) User Experience
4 7 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.30%) PMI
7 2 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Unix
3 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.20%) Android
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.68%) Project Management
5 14 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
5 14 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 12 (13.19%) Microservices
7 11 (12.09%) Change Management
8 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.89%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.89%) ITIL
9 9 (9.89%) Workshop Facilitation
10 8 (8.79%) Analytics
10 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.79%) Data Analytics
10 8 (8.79%) Data Science
10 8 (8.79%) Information Security
10 8 (8.79%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.79%) Migration
11 7 (7.69%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.87%) SQL
2 16 (17.58%) Java
3 11 (12.09%) Python
4 8 (8.79%) C#
4 8 (8.79%) XPath
5 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.69%) Go
5 7 (7.69%) Kotlin
5 7 (7.69%) Perl
5 7 (7.69%) Scala
6 4 (4.40%) VBA
7 3 (3.30%) Haskell
7 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.20%) R
8 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) CISM
2 8 (8.79%) CISSP
3 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CBAP
5 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) HDFS
2 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) Tableau
3 8 (8.79%) Oracle
3 8 (8.79%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.49%) Fujitsu
5 3 (3.30%) Google
5 3 (3.30%) HP
6 2 (2.20%) RedGate
7 1 (1.10%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.10%) Intel
7 1 (1.10%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.10%) Teradata