Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 151 164 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.75% 6.39% 5.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.41% 19.05% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 112 158
Leeds median daily rate £375 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.92% +13.57%
10th Percentile £264 £313 £263
90th Percentile £615 £549 £628
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate £32.50 - £16.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 £18.70 £10.20
% change year-on-year +73.84% +83.28% -29.66%

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 645 861 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.83% 33.55% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 547 713
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +17.65%
10th Percentile £275 £267 £275
90th Percentile £567 £575 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 38
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.94 £8.80
90th Percentile £21.40 £16.30 £21.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +7.68% -1.75% -1.72%

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 14 December 2017.

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

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Leeds over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 59 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.09%) SQL
3 37 (24.50%) Finance
4 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
5 23 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (15.23%) TDD
6 22 (14.57%) Java
7 21 (13.91%) .NET
7 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
8 20 (13.25%) Degree
9 19 (12.58%) User Experience
10 17 (11.26%) OOP
11 16 (10.60%) MVC
11 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (10.60%) C#
11 16 (10.60%) Windows
11 16 (10.60%) MCSE
11 16 (10.60%) Front End Development
12 15 (9.93%) SOLID
12 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (9.93%) jQuery
12 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET
12 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
12 15 (9.93%) T-SQL
12 15 (9.93%) SAS
13 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (9.27%) Unix
13 14 (9.27%) Oracle
13 14 (9.27%) Scrum

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 15 (9.93%) SAS
2 13 (8.61%) CMS
2 13 (8.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (6.62%) Apache Solr
3 10 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (4.64%) IIS
6 7 (4.64%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.66%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.66%) Actimize
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.66%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.66%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.66%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.66%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.99%) GitHub
2 2 (1.32%) Heroku
2 2 (1.32%) npm
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) DNS
1 5 (3.31%) NetScaler
2 3 (1.99%) MPLS
2 3 (1.99%) WAN
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) Skype
4 1 (0.66%) SMS
4 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.61%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.62%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.96%) QlikView
5 9 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.97%) Big Data
7 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.65%) Base SAS
9 4 (2.65%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.65%) MS Access
9 4 (2.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.99%) Essbase
10 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.99%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.62%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.97%) AppVeyor
3 6 (3.97%) CircleCI
3 6 (3.97%) JIRA
4 5 (3.31%) Selenium
4 5 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.65%) Hudson
5 4 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.99%) ERwin
6 3 (1.99%) JMeter
7 2 (1.32%) Gatling
8 1 (0.66%) Appium
8 1 (0.66%) Calabash
8 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Banking
2 7 (4.64%) Retail
3 6 (3.97%) Marketing
4 3 (1.99%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Law
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (29.14%) Analyst
2 33 (21.85%) Developer
3 17 (11.26%) Senior Manager
4 16 (10.60%) .NET Developer
5 14 (9.27%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (8.61%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Consultant
7 10 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.62%) SQL Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.96%) Senior SQL Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Architect
9 8 (5.30%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (4.64%) Administrator
10 7 (4.64%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) SAS Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) SharePoint Administrator
10 7 (4.64%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.91%) .NET
2 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET
2 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (9.93%) jQuery
3 13 (8.61%) HTML
3 13 (8.61%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (7.95%) Ajax
4 12 (7.95%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 9 (5.96%) XML
6 7 (4.64%) Node.js
6 7 (4.64%) React
7 6 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.31%) Redux
8 5 (3.31%) Web Services
9 4 (2.65%) CSS
10 3 (1.99%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.99%) Regular Expression
11 2 (1.32%) .NET Core
11 2 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) User Experience
2 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.97%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.65%) Blog
5 4 (2.65%) NHS
6 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.99%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.99%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.32%) BYOD
8 1 (0.66%) CMDB
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.66%) PMI
8 1 (0.66%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.60%) Windows
2 14 (9.27%) Unix
3 10 (6.62%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.97%) Android
4 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.65%) Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (15.23%) TDD
3 17 (11.26%) OOP
4 16 (10.60%) Front End Development
4 16 (10.60%) MVC
5 15 (9.93%) SOLID
6 14 (9.27%) Analytics
6 14 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (9.27%) Microservices
6 14 (9.27%) Scrum
7 13 (8.61%) Coaching
7 13 (8.61%) Project Management
7 13 (8.61%) SDLC
7 13 (8.61%) SOA
8 11 (7.28%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (7.28%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.09%) SQL
2 22 (14.57%) Java
3 16 (10.60%) C#
4 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.93%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.30%) PHP
6 7 (4.64%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.97%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.97%) COBOL
8 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.65%) Python
10 3 (1.99%) C
11 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (13.25%) Degree
2 16 (10.60%) MCSE
2 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.96%) MCITP
4 5 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.66%) ISEB
6 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) PMP
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.97%) QA
3 3 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) PMO
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (3.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) SCOM
2 4 (2.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Kibana
3 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Oracle
3 13 (8.61%) Sitecore
4 9 (5.96%) RedGate
4 9 (5.96%) SAP
5 8 (5.30%) NetApp
6 5 (3.31%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.65%) Splunk
8 3 (1.99%) CA
8 3 (1.99%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.99%) Informatica
8 3 (1.99%) Tableau
8 3 (1.99%) VMware
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco
10 1 (0.66%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.66%) Citrix
10 1 (0.66%) Lotus