Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 17 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +19
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 16 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.16% 5.31% 7.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.33% 15.58% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 14
Luton median daily rate £425 £500 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -14.89% +46.88%
10th Percentile £124 £413 £398
90th Percentile £525 £615 £617
Bedfordshire median daily rate £308 £450 £588
% change year-on-year -31.67% -23.40% +56.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Luton median hourly rate £62.50 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75 77 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 24.19% 34.07% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 63
Luton median daily rate £450 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £263
90th Percentile £565 £556 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £434 £384 £425
% change year-on-year +13.03% -9.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Luton median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £29.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -52.72% -8.89%
10th Percentile £15.78 £14.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £75.50 £14.00 £45.82
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.39% -68.89% +38.46%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Luton

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Luton

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Luton over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Luton

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Luton

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Luton over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Luton region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Symantec
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Replication

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Business Improvement Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Engineering Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) BPMN
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
1 2 (12.50%) COSO
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Symantec
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Xerox