Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 28 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 139 145 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.77% 6.68% 6.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.28% 20.54% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 106 130
Leeds median daily rate £425 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -8.24% +13.33%
10th Percentile £224 £276 £315
90th Percentile £614 £615 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +9.67% -11.76% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.77% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £32.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -51.15% +116.67% +57.89%

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 721 706 952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.94% 32.53% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 520 601
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £294
90th Percentile £575 £565 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £411
% change year-on-year +3.13% -2.74% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 16
Leeds median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +30.61% -18.33%
10th Percentile £9.15 £10.99 £9.04
90th Percentile £25.00 £21.05 £16.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.82 £14.85 £12.82
% change year-on-year -6.95% +15.83% -4.40%

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 15 October 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 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 63 (45.32%) Problem-Solving
2 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.90%) Finance
4 29 (20.86%) Degree
5 28 (20.14%) SQL
6 25 (17.99%) Web Services
7 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
8 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (12.23%) Java
10 16 (11.51%) Windows
10 16 (11.51%) Change Management
11 15 (10.79%) Information Security
11 15 (10.79%) Analytics
12 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
12 14 (10.07%) Project Management
12 14 (10.07%) Decision-Making
13 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
14 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.63%) Oracle
14 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
14 12 (8.63%) Management Information System
14 12 (8.63%) Analytical Thinking
15 11 (7.91%) Legal
15 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis
15 11 (7.91%) ETL
15 11 (7.91%) Linux
15 11 (7.91%) Apple iOS
15 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (7.91%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (7.19%) SAS
2 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.32%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.60%) Confluence
5 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.72%) Anypoint
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.72%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Office 365
3 5 (3.60%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.88%) Force.com
4 4 (2.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 4 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (2.16%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.44%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) Internet
2 4 (2.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) ATM
4 1 (0.72%) BGP
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) OSPF
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.32%) MS Access
3 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.60%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.88%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.88%) MySQL
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.16%) Big Data
6 3 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.16%) Power BI
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.44%) HBase
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.04%) JIRA
3 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.16%) JUnit
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.16%) Subversion
4 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.44%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.44%) Maven
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.44%) ProC
5 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.72%) Mocha
5 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (25.90%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Legal
3 10 (7.19%) Banking
3 10 (7.19%) Marketing
4 8 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.04%) Retail
6 3 (2.16%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (25.18%) Analyst
2 22 (15.83%) Developer
3 14 (10.07%) Data Analyst
4 12 (8.63%) User Researcher
5 11 (7.91%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) 1st Line Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.32%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Salesforce Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Security Consultant
10 4 (2.88%) Designer
10 4 (2.88%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.88%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) IT Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.99%) Web Services
2 6 (4.32%) HTML
2 6 (4.32%) Visualforce
3 5 (3.60%) CSS
3 5 (3.60%) JSON
3 5 (3.60%) REST
3 5 (3.60%) SOAP
3 5 (3.60%) XML
4 3 (2.16%) .NET
4 3 (2.16%) Node.js
4 3 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.16%) SAML
5 2 (1.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.44%) J2EE
5 2 (1.44%) jQuery
5 2 (1.44%) Kafka
5 2 (1.44%) Middleware
5 2 (1.44%) OC4J
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.47%) User Experience
2 9 (6.47%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.16%) Blog
4 3 (2.16%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.16%) NHS
4 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.44%) PMI
6 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 11 (7.91%) Apple iOS
2 11 (7.91%) Linux
3 9 (6.47%) Mac OS
4 8 (5.76%) Android
4 8 (5.76%) Unix
5 7 (5.04%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.32%) Problem-Solving
2 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (11.51%) Change Management
5 15 (10.79%) Analytics
5 15 (10.79%) Information Security
6 14 (10.07%) Decision-Making
6 14 (10.07%) Project Management
7 12 (8.63%) Analytical Thinking
7 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
8 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.91%) ETL
8 11 (7.91%) SDLC
9 10 (7.19%) Market Research
9 10 (7.19%) Psychology
9 10 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (7.19%) Usability Testing
9 10 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.19%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) SQL
2 17 (12.23%) Java
3 8 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.04%) Apex Code
4 7 (5.04%) Python
5 6 (4.32%) SOQL
6 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.88%) C#
8 3 (2.16%) COBOL
8 3 (2.16%) Scala
8 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.44%) C
9 2 (1.44%) Delphi
9 2 (1.44%) Perl
9 2 (1.44%) PHP
9 2 (1.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.72%) ES6
10 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (20.86%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.04%) CISM
4 7 (5.04%) CISSP
5 6 (4.32%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.16%) CISMP
6 3 (2.16%) CRISC
6 3 (2.16%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.16%) SANS
7 2 (1.44%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.44%) ISEB
7 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.44%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.72%) CCNA
8 1 (0.72%) CCNP
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.04%) GxP
3 5 (3.60%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (2.88%) QA
4 4 (2.88%) SLA
5 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.16%) PMO
6 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.72%) GDPR
6 1 (0.72%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.72%) P3O
6 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.44%) Docker
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 3 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
2 2 (1.44%) Ansible
2 2 (1.44%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.44%) Terraform
3 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.72%) Nessus
3 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle
3 7 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.32%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.88%) HP
5 4 (2.88%) McAfee
5 4 (2.88%) Remedy
5 4 (2.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.16%) Adobe
6 3 (2.16%) Fujitsu
6 3 (2.16%) Splunk
6 3 (2.16%) Tableau
7 2 (1.44%) Cisco
7 2 (1.44%) F5
7 2 (1.44%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.44%) Intel
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.72%) Apple
8 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards