Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 10 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 70 142 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.93% 14.12% 8.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.34% 30.60% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 123 72
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £313
90th Percentile £544 £613 £548
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.50 - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 256 464 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.65% 46.12% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 342 295
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £279
90th Percentile £605 £556 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £388 £379
% change year-on-year +16.13% +2.31% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £19.03 £30.25 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.09% +43.20% -21.76%
10th Percentile £12.40 £12.47 £9.73
90th Percentile £21.81 £38.75 £57.28
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.64 £30.25 £12.29
% change year-on-year -41.70% +146.14% -54.48%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (27.14%) Scrum
3 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 17 (24.29%) Actionable Insight
5 16 (22.86%) User Stories
6 15 (21.43%) Usability Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 14 (20.00%) Unix
7 14 (20.00%) Firewall
7 14 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 13 (18.57%) Workshop Facilitation
8 13 (18.57%) Actionable Customer Insight
8 13 (18.57%) Oracle
8 13 (18.57%) Customer Insight
9 12 (17.14%) Ergonomics
9 12 (17.14%) Human Factors
9 12 (17.14%) Java
9 12 (17.14%) ProC
9 12 (17.14%) Ethnography
10 11 (15.71%) C
10 11 (15.71%) Perl
10 11 (15.71%) PL/SQL
10 11 (15.71%) Solaris
10 11 (15.71%) Korn
10 11 (15.71%) Incident Management
10 11 (15.71%) Test Scripting
11 10 (14.29%) Degree
11 10 (14.29%) QA
11 10 (14.29%) JIRA

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (4.29%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.43%) Documentum
2 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) IaaS
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) VLAN
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) FTP
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
4 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.14%) Big Data
2 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.14%) Sqoop
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.43%) Easytrieve
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) HBase
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.43%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.43%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) ProC
2 10 (14.29%) JIRA
3 5 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.14%) Selenium
4 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.29%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.43%) Banking
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) User Researcher
2 10 (14.29%) Architect
3 9 (12.86%) Developer
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.71%) C Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Digital User Researcher
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior User Researcher
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) REST
1 5 (7.14%) SOAP
2 4 (5.71%) CSS
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 3 (4.29%) HTML5
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) Kafka
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
5 1 (1.43%) Node.js
5 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 5 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.43%) CESG
5 1 (1.43%) CMDB
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Unix
2 11 (15.71%) Solaris
3 6 (8.57%) Linux
4 5 (7.14%) CentOS
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Debian
6 2 (2.86%) Windows
6 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (27.14%) Scrum
4 17 (24.29%) Actionable Insight
5 16 (22.86%) User Stories
6 15 (21.43%) Usability Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 14 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 13 (18.57%) Actionable Customer Insight
8 13 (18.57%) Customer Insight
8 13 (18.57%) Workshop Facilitation
9 12 (17.14%) Ergonomics
9 12 (17.14%) Ethnography
9 12 (17.14%) Human Factors
10 11 (15.71%) Incident Management
10 11 (15.71%) Test Scripting
11 10 (14.29%) Decision-Making
11 10 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
11 10 (14.29%) Quantitative Research
12 9 (12.86%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) C
3 11 (15.71%) Korn
3 11 (15.71%) Perl
3 11 (15.71%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.86%) COBOL
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) JCL
8 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) CISMP
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) GIAC
5 1 (1.43%) GSEC
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Apache Flume
1 5 (7.14%) HDFS
2 3 (4.29%) KVM
2 3 (4.29%) Xen
3 1 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.43%) Docker
3 1 (1.43%) NDS
3 1 (1.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Check_MK
4 2 (2.86%) Nagios
4 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.43%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco
2 3 (4.29%) Pega
2 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.86%) BMC
3 2 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.43%) Google
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Informatica
4 1 (1.43%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.43%) NetIQ
4 1 (1.43%) Talend