Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 26 29
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 107 69 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.10% 8.30% 8.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.30% 19.66% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 64 124
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +25.71% -22.48%
10th Percentile £261 £301 £208
90th Percentile £685 £615 £496
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £440 £350
% change year-on-year -3.41% +25.62% -22.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.00

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 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 392 351 885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.34% 42.24% 41.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 263 572
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £379 £373 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +18.41% -21.25%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £209
90th Percentile £624 £550 £499
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £378 £373 £315
% change year-on-year +1.21% +18.41% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 61
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.00% -10.71% +82.56%
10th Percentile £10.82 £10.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.25 £49.57 £29.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.00% -9.09% +63.33%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (61.68%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (32.71%) Linux
4 33 (30.84%) SQL
5 32 (29.91%) Degree
6 24 (22.43%) Windows
7 23 (21.50%) Security Cleared
8 19 (17.76%) Java
8 19 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (17.76%) Decision-Making
9 18 (16.82%) BDD
9 18 (16.82%) Oracle
10 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
10 17 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (15.89%) TDD
10 17 (15.89%) Puppet
10 17 (15.89%) DevOps
11 16 (14.95%) Market Research
11 16 (14.95%) Psychology
11 16 (14.95%) Usability Testing
11 16 (14.95%) MVC
11 16 (14.95%) Unix
12 15 (14.02%) WebLogic
13 14 (13.08%) IBM
13 14 (13.08%) Analytics
13 14 (13.08%) Strategic Thinking
14 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.15%) Perl
15 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management

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 15 (14.02%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.28%) JBoss
2 11 (10.28%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (6.54%) SAS
4 6 (5.61%) FileNet
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.80%) CICS
5 3 (2.80%) Confluence
5 3 (2.80%) Jetty
5 3 (2.80%) WildFly
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.61%) Datadog
4 3 (2.80%) Slack
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (5.61%) Network Security
1 6 (5.61%) SSL
2 3 (2.80%) LAN
2 3 (2.80%) SMS
2 3 (2.80%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) DB2
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) HBase
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.41%) JIRA
2 9 (8.41%) SpecFlow
3 5 (4.67%) PVCS
4 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.93%) JMeter
5 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) MSTest
5 1 (0.93%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.93%) NUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (3.74%) Legal
2 3 (2.80%) Banking
2 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) User Researcher
3 17 (15.89%) Analyst
3 17 (15.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.41%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) SAS Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Digital User Researcher
8 4 (3.74%) Junior
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Commercial Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Risk Manager
9 3 (2.80%) SAS Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Security Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Software Packaging
1 11 (10.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (9.35%) .NET
2 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (8.41%) J2EE
4 8 (7.48%) RESTful
5 7 (6.54%) XML
6 6 (5.61%) Ajax
6 6 (5.61%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.61%) JDBC
6 6 (5.61%) LDAP
7 4 (3.74%) JSP
7 4 (3.74%) Swing
8 3 (2.80%) CSS
8 3 (2.80%) Middleware
9 2 (1.87%) HTML
9 2 (1.87%) jBPM
9 2 (1.87%) JSON
9 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) User Experience
2 7 (6.54%) Blog
2 7 (6.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Private Cloud
3 6 (5.61%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.61%) DataPower
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.80%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.80%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) CMDB
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.93%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (32.71%) Linux
2 24 (22.43%) Windows
3 16 (14.95%) Unix
4 11 (10.28%) AIX
5 10 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.87%) HPUX
6 2 (1.87%) Solaris
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) MVS
7 1 (0.93%) VME
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (61.68%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (17.76%) Decision-Making
4 18 (16.82%) BDD
5 17 (15.89%) DevOps
5 17 (15.89%) TDD
6 16 (14.95%) Market Research
6 16 (14.95%) MVC
6 16 (14.95%) Psychology
6 16 (14.95%) Usability Testing
7 14 (13.08%) Analytics
7 14 (13.08%) Strategic Thinking
8 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (11.21%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
9 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.28%) OO
9 11 (10.28%) Open Source
10 10 (9.35%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) Java
3 13 (12.15%) Perl
4 11 (10.28%) C#
4 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.41%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.48%) Python
7 7 (6.54%) C
7 7 (6.54%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.54%) Ruby
8 6 (5.61%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.61%) C++
9 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (29.91%) Degree
2 23 (21.50%) Security Cleared
3 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) CISMP
4 4 (3.74%) CRISC
4 4 (3.74%) SANS
5 3 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.87%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.87%) ISEB
6 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.87%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.93%) APMP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) Puppet
2 11 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.48%) Ansible
4 7 (6.54%) Nagios
5 6 (5.61%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (0.93%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.93%) Nessus
6 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle
2 14 (13.08%) IBM
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.21%) Informatica
5 11 (10.28%) Axway
5 11 (10.28%) HP
5 11 (10.28%) Siebel
6 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.54%) Sun
8 6 (5.61%) New Relic
8 6 (5.61%) Splunk
9 5 (4.67%) Capita
10 3 (2.80%) Remedy
11 2 (1.87%) Cisco
11 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.93%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.93%) F5
12 1 (0.93%) Ivanti
12 1 (0.93%) McAfee
12 1 (0.93%) SAP