Period
to 20 August 2018

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 August 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
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 149 143 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.02% 6.71% 6.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.47% 20.25% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 150
Leeds median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £313
90th Percentile £601 £615 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £421
% change year-on-year +13.33% -10.98% +12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £55.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.91% +323.08% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £55.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -71.14% +254.84% +55.00%

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 694 706 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.05% 33.11% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 501 689
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £588 £566 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 19
Leeds median hourly rate £16.31 £12.09 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.89% -1.33% -2.00%
10th Percentile £9.23 £11.35 £8.92
90th Percentile £30.98 £31.73 £17.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.03 £12.82
% change year-on-year +21.17% +9.44% -1.38%

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 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

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

1 74 (49.66%) Problem-Solving
2 70 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.46%) Degree
4 26 (17.45%) Finance
5 25 (16.78%) Java
6 24 (16.11%) Web Services
7 22 (14.77%) SQL
8 21 (14.09%) Microsoft
9 20 (13.42%) Analytics
10 19 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (12.08%) Security Cleared
11 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
11 18 (12.08%) Decision-Making
12 17 (11.41%) SDLC
12 17 (11.41%) Relational Database
13 16 (10.74%) Apple iOS
13 16 (10.74%) Oracle
13 16 (10.74%) Business Analysis
14 15 (10.07%) Information Security
14 15 (10.07%) Windows
14 15 (10.07%) Project Management
15 14 (9.40%) Linux
15 14 (9.40%) Legal
15 14 (9.40%) Management Information System
15 14 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
15 14 (9.40%) SC Cleared
15 14 (9.40%) Market Research
15 14 (9.40%) Psychology

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 6 (4.03%) SAS
1 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.03%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (2.01%) Confluence
2 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.34%) Anypoint
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.34%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) Force.com
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 7 (4.70%) Office 365
4 5 (3.36%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (2.01%) PaaS
6 3 (2.01%) SaaS
6 3 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.67%) GitHub
7 1 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.67%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) Internet
2 4 (2.68%) HTTP
3 2 (1.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.67%) ATM
4 1 (0.67%) BGP
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.67%) Firewall
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.67%) OSPF
4 1 (0.67%) SMS
4 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.41%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.70%) MySQL
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.03%) MS Access
3 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.68%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (2.68%) Big Data
5 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.34%) HBase
7 2 (1.34%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.03%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.03%) Subversion
4 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.01%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.01%) JIRA
4 3 (2.01%) JUnit
4 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.34%) Maven
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.34%) ProC
6 1 (0.67%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.67%) Gradle
6 1 (0.67%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.67%) Xcode
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 14 (9.40%) Legal
3 12 (8.05%) Marketing
4 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 8 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.03%) Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) German Language
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Military
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (26.17%) Analyst
2 20 (13.42%) Developer
3 18 (12.08%) User Researcher
4 15 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) Data Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Architect
7 7 (4.70%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (4.70%) Salesforce Developer
8 6 (4.03%) 1st Line Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Applications Architect
8 6 (4.03%) Consultant
8 6 (4.03%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (4.03%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Designer
10 4 (2.68%) AWS Architect
10 4 (2.68%) IT Analyst
10 4 (2.68%) Security Consultant
10 4 (2.68%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.11%) Web Services
2 9 (6.04%) HTML
3 8 (5.37%) .NET
3 8 (5.37%) CSS
3 8 (5.37%) JSON
3 8 (5.37%) Node.js
3 8 (5.37%) Visualforce
4 7 (4.70%) XML
5 6 (4.03%) REST
5 6 (4.03%) SOAP
6 3 (2.01%) J2EE
6 3 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.34%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.34%) jQuery
7 2 (1.34%) Kafka
7 2 (1.34%) Middleware
7 2 (1.34%) OC4J
8 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Management Information System
1 14 (9.40%) User Experience
2 9 (6.04%) Virtual Team
3 7 (4.70%) NHS
4 6 (4.03%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.36%) Blog
5 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.74%) Apple iOS
2 15 (10.07%) Windows
3 14 (9.40%) Linux
4 13 (8.72%) Android
5 12 (8.05%) Unix
6 8 (5.37%) Mac OS
7 7 (4.70%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.66%) Problem-Solving
2 70 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.42%) Analytics
4 19 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (12.08%) Decision-Making
6 17 (11.41%) SDLC
7 16 (10.74%) Business Analysis
8 15 (10.07%) Information Security
8 15 (10.07%) Project Management
9 14 (9.40%) Market Research
9 14 (9.40%) Psychology
9 14 (9.40%) Usability Testing
9 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
10 12 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.38%) Change Management
11 11 (7.38%) Open Source
11 11 (7.38%) Service Management
12 10 (6.71%) OOP
12 10 (6.71%) Time Management
12 10 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) Java
2 22 (14.77%) SQL
3 10 (6.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.04%) Apex Code
5 8 (5.37%) PHP
5 8 (5.37%) SOQL
6 6 (4.03%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.36%) Python
8 3 (2.01%) COBOL
9 2 (1.34%) C
9 2 (1.34%) C#
9 2 (1.34%) Delphi
9 2 (1.34%) Perl
9 2 (1.34%) Scala
10 1 (0.67%) ES6
10 1 (0.67%) VB
10 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (19.46%) Degree
2 18 (12.08%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.40%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.03%) CISM
4 6 (4.03%) CISSP
4 6 (4.03%) DBS Check
5 4 (2.68%) CISMP
5 4 (2.68%) CRISC
5 4 (2.68%) SANS
6 3 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.34%) ISEB
7 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.67%) CCNA
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.70%) GxP
3 6 (4.03%) SLA
4 4 (2.68%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.68%) PMO
5 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.01%) QA
6 2 (1.34%) GDPR
7 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.67%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.34%) BitLocker
2 2 (1.34%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.34%) Ansible
2 2 (1.34%) Aspera SmartTrack
2 2 (1.34%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.34%) Terraform
3 1 (0.67%) Grafana
3 1 (0.67%) Marathon
3 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.67%) Mesos
3 1 (0.67%) Nessus
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Salt
3 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.74%) Oracle
3 10 (6.71%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.37%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.03%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.68%) Adobe
6 4 (2.68%) Splunk
7 3 (2.01%) F5
7 3 (2.01%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.01%) HP
7 3 (2.01%) McAfee
7 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.01%) Remedy
8 2 (1.34%) Cisco
8 2 (1.34%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.34%) Intel
8 2 (1.34%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.34%) Tableau
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix
9 1 (0.67%) SAP