Period
to 26 May 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 26 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 31 21
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 148 89 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.44% 8.58% 9.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.14% 22.53% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 71 142
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +10.73% +7.04%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £224
90th Percentile £613 £550 £700
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £18.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £18.00

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 491 395 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.90% 38.09% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 300 501
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.94% -3.59%
10th Percentile £246 £259 £220
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £385 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.64% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 30
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.25 £21.13 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.20% -21.76% +92.86%
10th Percentile £12.47 £9.73 £13.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £57.28 £35.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 £12.29 £27.00
% change year-on-year +146.14% -54.48% +86.21%

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 26 May 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 26 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 101 (68.24%) Problem-Solving
2 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.46%) Linux
4 42 (28.38%) Unix
4 42 (28.38%) Degree
5 41 (27.70%) Windows
6 40 (27.03%) SQL
7 31 (20.95%) Open Source
8 30 (20.27%) Decision-Making
8 30 (20.27%) Usability Testing
9 29 (19.59%) Data Management
10 28 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (18.92%) Red Hat
10 28 (18.92%) ITIL
11 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
12 26 (17.57%) Market Research
12 26 (17.57%) HP
13 25 (16.89%) Shell Script
13 25 (16.89%) Change Management
13 25 (16.89%) Psychology
13 25 (16.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (16.22%) ITIL V3
14 24 (16.22%) ServiceNow
14 24 (16.22%) Service Management
14 24 (16.22%) AIX
15 23 (15.54%) Oracle
15 23 (15.54%) Management Information System
16 22 (14.86%) IaaS
16 22 (14.86%) SaaS
16 22 (14.86%) PaaS

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 17 (11.49%) SAS
2 16 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 13 (8.78%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (7.43%) JBoss
5 8 (5.41%) FileNet
6 6 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.03%) CICS
7 3 (2.03%) Jetty
7 3 (2.03%) WildFly
8 2 (1.35%) Confluence
8 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.68%) nginx
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.86%) IaaS
1 22 (14.86%) PaaS
1 22 (14.86%) SaaS
2 14 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.70%) Datadog
4 4 (2.70%) Slack
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (4.05%) Network Security
1 6 (4.05%) SSL
2 3 (2.03%) SMS
3 2 (1.35%) LAN
3 2 (1.35%) WAN
3 2 (1.35%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.70%) Big Data
7 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.35%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.35%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.68%) DB2
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.68%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.41%) JIRA
2 8 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 6 (4.05%) PVCS
4 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.35%) Burp Suite
5 2 (1.35%) ERwin
5 2 (1.35%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.35%) JMeter
5 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 8 (5.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.03%) Banking
2 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
3 2 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.70%) Analyst
2 37 (25.00%) User Researcher
3 30 (20.27%) Developer
4 16 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.43%) Operations Analyst
6 11 (7.43%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) SAS Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) SAS Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.05%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Operational Support Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Operations Support Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Junior
12 4 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.46%) ISPF
2 13 (8.78%) .NET
2 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.11%) Software Packaging
4 11 (7.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.73%) CSS
6 7 (4.73%) HTML
6 7 (4.73%) XML
7 6 (4.05%) Ajax
7 6 (4.05%) J2EE
7 6 (4.05%) jQuery
7 6 (4.05%) LDAP
7 6 (4.05%) RESTful
8 5 (3.38%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.70%) JDBC
9 4 (2.70%) JSP
9 4 (2.70%) Swing
10 3 (2.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.54%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.49%) User Experience
3 14 (9.46%) VSAM
4 8 (5.41%) Blog
5 7 (4.73%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.05%) DataPower
7 4 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.03%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.35%) CMDB
9 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) PMI
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.46%) Linux
2 42 (28.38%) Unix
3 41 (27.70%) Windows
4 28 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (16.22%) AIX
6 19 (12.84%) VMS
7 18 (12.16%) Windows Server
8 17 (11.49%) HPUX
8 17 (11.49%) Solaris
8 17 (11.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 14 (9.46%) MVS
10 13 (8.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (68.24%) Problem-Solving
2 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.95%) Open Source
4 30 (20.27%) Decision-Making
4 30 (20.27%) Usability Testing
5 29 (19.59%) Data Management
6 28 (18.92%) ITIL
7 26 (17.57%) Market Research
8 25 (16.89%) Change Management
8 25 (16.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (16.89%) Psychology
9 24 (16.22%) ITIL V3
9 24 (16.22%) Service Management
10 21 (14.19%) DevOps
11 19 (12.84%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.16%) MVC
12 18 (12.16%) Strategic Thinking
13 17 (11.49%) Statistics
14 16 (10.81%) BDD
14 16 (10.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.03%) SQL
2 25 (16.89%) Shell Script
3 21 (14.19%) PowerShell
4 19 (12.84%) C
5 18 (12.16%) Java
6 14 (9.46%) C#
6 14 (9.46%) JCL
7 12 (8.11%) Perl
8 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.73%) Python
10 5 (3.38%) Ruby
11 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.70%) C++
12 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (28.38%) Degree
2 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
3 20 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.05%) ISEB
5 2 (1.35%) APMP
5 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.35%) CIPD
5 2 (1.35%) CISMP
5 2 (1.35%) CRISC
5 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.35%) SANS
6 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.35%) WCAG
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (9.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (9.46%) RACF
3 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.35%) Samba
5 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Tivoli
2 15 (10.14%) Puppet
3 14 (9.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 11 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.73%) Ansible
6 6 (4.05%) Forum Sentry
7 4 (2.70%) Nagios
8 2 (1.35%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (1.35%) Nessus
9 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.68%) Kibana
9 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.68%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (18.92%) Red Hat
2 26 (17.57%) HP
3 24 (16.22%) ServiceNow
4 23 (15.54%) Oracle
5 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
6 15 (10.14%) BMC
6 15 (10.14%) Informatica
7 14 (9.46%) IBM
8 11 (7.43%) Axway
8 11 (7.43%) Siebel
9 8 (5.41%) Remedy
9 8 (5.41%) Sun
10 4 (2.70%) New Relic
10 4 (2.70%) Splunk
11 2 (1.35%) CA
11 2 (1.35%) Capita
11 2 (1.35%) Cisco
11 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.68%) Hyperion