Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Mindset in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Mindset over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 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 Mindset
England > London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 489 336 483
Rank change year-on-year -153 +147 +127
Contract jobs citing Analytical Mindset 92 52 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.88% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 30 58
10th Percentile £200 £413 £331
25th Percentile £463 £436 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £488
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% +5.13% +2.63%
75th Percentile £675 £638 £575
90th Percentile £763 £654 £688
England median daily rate £528 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +11.16% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.75 - -
England median hourly rate £34.75 - £15.11

Analytical Mindset 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,520 5,896 10,902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.20% 36.29% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,277 4,258 7,785
10th Percentile £363 £313 £308
25th Percentile £470 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £650 £625
90th Percentile £775 £750 £710
England median daily rate £525 £486 £475
% change year-on-year +8.14% +2.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 80 141
10th Percentile £16.58 £12.76 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.32 £22.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.37 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year +19.17% +36.60% -1.74%
75th Percentile £53.50 £39.39 £39.50
90th Percentile £67.25 £47.85 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.03 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -12.62% +34.15% +2.50%

Analytical Mindset
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Analytical Mindset as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Mindset in London

Analytical Mindset
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Mindset in London.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Mindset in London

Analytical Mindset
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Mindset in London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Mindset in London

Analytical Mindset
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Mindset in London.

Hourly rate trend for Analytical Mindset in London

Analytical Mindset
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset within the London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -41 20 £525 -16.00% 5
West London -20 1 £200 -52.94% 1
Analytical Mindset
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Mindset 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 London region with a requirement for Analytical Mindset.

1 92 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (51.09%) Social Skills
3 42 (45.65%) Finance
4 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (21.74%) Degree
6 20 (21.74%) Analytics
6 20 (21.74%) Data Protection
7 19 (20.65%) GDPR
7 19 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (19.57%) Marketing
8 18 (19.57%) Project Management
9 17 (18.48%) Scrum
9 17 (18.48%) DevOps
10 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
11 15 (16.30%) Legal
11 15 (16.30%) Organisational Skills
12 14 (15.22%) Data Analysis
12 14 (15.22%) Java
13 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
13 13 (14.13%) Financial Institution
13 13 (14.13%) SaaS
13 13 (14.13%) Hedge funds
14 12 (13.04%) GitHub
14 12 (13.04%) Front Office
14 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
14 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
14 12 (13.04%) Banking
14 12 (13.04%) JIRA
15 11 (11.96%) SQL

Analytical Mindset
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (7.61%) Confluence
2 4 (4.35%) Headless CMS
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) SaaS
2 12 (13.04%) GitHub
3 10 (10.87%) Azure
4 9 (9.78%) AWS
4 9 (9.78%) PaaS
5 7 (7.61%) npm
6 6 (6.52%) GCP
7 4 (4.35%) Serverless
8 3 (3.26%) Power Platform
9 2 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) HTTP
1 4 (4.35%) VPN
1 4 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Tableau
2 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.26%) Big Data
3 3 (3.26%) Power BI
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.09%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) DataStage
4 1 (1.09%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.09%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) ThoughtSpot
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) JIRA
2 9 (9.78%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.78%) Maven
2 9 (9.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (6.52%) ERwin
4 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.26%) git-flow
4 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.17%) Gradle
General
1 92 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (51.09%) Social Skills
3 42 (45.65%) Finance
4 18 (19.57%) Marketing
5 15 (16.30%) Legal
5 15 (16.30%) Organisational Skills
6 13 (14.13%) Financial Institution
7 12 (13.04%) Banking
7 12 (13.04%) Front Office
8 9 (9.78%) Influencing Skills
9 7 (7.61%) Publishing
10 5 (5.43%) Retail
11 3 (3.26%) Back Office
12 2 (2.17%) Billing
12 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
12 2 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (1.09%) French Language
13 1 (1.09%) German Language
13 1 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (15.22%) Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Architect
5 8 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Senior DevOps
6 7 (7.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (5.43%) CRM Architect
8 5 (5.43%) React Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Product Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) Node.js
1 9 (9.78%) React
2 6 (6.52%) RESTful
3 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.35%) CSS
3 4 (4.35%) GraphQL
3 4 (4.35%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) REST
4 3 (3.26%) CSS3
4 3 (3.26%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (3.26%) HTML5
4 3 (3.26%) Kafka
4 3 (3.26%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (3.26%) Sass
5 2 (2.17%) OAuth
5 2 (2.17%) OpenID
5 2 (2.17%) React Native
5 2 (2.17%) Redux
5 2 (2.17%) SAML
5 2 (2.17%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Hedge funds
2 9 (9.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.52%) Reference Data
4 5 (5.43%) Equities
4 5 (5.43%) User Experience
5 3 (3.26%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.17%) Cyberattack
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.74%) Analytics
3 20 (21.74%) Data Protection
4 19 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (19.57%) Project Management
6 17 (18.48%) DevOps
6 17 (18.48%) Scrum
7 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 14 (15.22%) Data Analysis
9 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 11 (11.96%) API Integration
10 11 (11.96%) Software Delivery
11 10 (10.87%) Data Architecture
11 10 (10.87%) Migration
12 9 (9.78%) AOP
12 9 (9.78%) CRM
12 9 (9.78%) Re-Platforming
13 8 (8.70%) Critical Thinking
13 8 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.22%) Java
2 11 (11.96%) SQL
3 9 (9.78%) Groovy
3 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.52%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.35%) Java 8
6 3 (3.26%) C++
6 3 (3.26%) ES6
7 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.09%) Java 9
8 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.26%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (3.26%) PhD
4 2 (2.17%) CBAP
5 1 (1.09%) MBA
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) GDPR
2 7 (7.61%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.35%) SLA
4 3 (3.26%) PMO
4 3 (3.26%) QA
5 1 (1.09%) Accessibility
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Ansible
2 2 (2.17%) Istio
2 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.17%) Cadence
4 2 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Anaplan
5 1 (1.09%) Arista
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.09%) BT
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco
5 1 (1.09%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.09%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.09%) NetScout
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) SevOne
5 1 (1.09%) Splunk
5 1 (1.09%) Talend
5 1 (1.09%) VMware