Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 23 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 76 76 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.70% 8.59% 10.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.36% 21.97% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 167
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -8.43%
10th Percentile £266 £302 £275
90th Percentile £538 £615 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £440 £389
% change year-on-year -3.41% +13.18% -6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
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 312 346 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.70% 39.10% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 251 590
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% -8.36%
10th Percentile £290 £295 £263
90th Percentile £588 £588 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +10.39% +6.21% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £10.30 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.21% -63.21% +7.69%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £17.10 £31.40 £54.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £10.30 £28.00
% change year-on-year +28.64% -63.21% +7.69%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 55 (72.37%) Problem-Solving
2 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (40.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 27 (35.53%) Degree
5 20 (26.32%) Psychology
5 20 (26.32%) Usability Testing
5 20 (26.32%) Market Research
5 20 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (26.32%) Analytics
6 19 (25.00%) SQL
7 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 12 (15.79%) Prototyping
9 10 (13.16%) Ergonomics
9 10 (13.16%) Human Factors
9 10 (13.16%) Decision-Making
9 10 (13.16%) Workshop Facilitation
9 10 (13.16%) Ethnography
10 9 (11.84%) User Stories
10 9 (11.84%) Strategic Thinking
10 9 (11.84%) Actionable Insight
11 8 (10.53%) TDD
11 8 (10.53%) Web Design
11 8 (10.53%) Linux
11 8 (10.53%) Blog
11 8 (10.53%) JIRA
11 8 (10.53%) Web Analytics
11 8 (10.53%) Open Source
11 8 (10.53%) Quantitative Research
11 8 (10.53%) Qualitative Research
12 7 (9.21%) BDD

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 6 (7.89%) Confluence
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) Liferay
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Datadog
4 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) SMS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) LAN
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.58%) Big Data
2 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.26%) Sqoop
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) DB2
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.32%) HBase
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.32%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.32%) ERwin
3 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.32%) Geb
3 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) JMeter
3 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) MSTest
3 1 (1.32%) NCrunch
3 1 (1.32%) NUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (1.32%) Sahi
3 1 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.32%) WATIR
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Legal
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) User Researcher
2 11 (14.47%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Senior User Researcher
4 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (3.95%) Tester
7 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (2.63%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Junior
7 2 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.32%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) CSS
2 4 (5.26%) J2EE
2 4 (5.26%) RESTful
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) HTML5
3 3 (3.95%) Web Services
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.63%) jBPM
4 2 (2.63%) JDBC
4 2 (2.63%) JSON
4 2 (2.63%) Middleware
4 2 (2.63%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
5 1 (1.32%) Kafka
5 1 (1.32%) LINQ
5 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Blog
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.32%) Handset
6 1 (1.32%) PMI
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) CentOS
4 1 (1.32%) HPUX
4 1 (1.32%) MVS
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) VME
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) Problem-Solving
2 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (40.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 20 (26.32%) Analytics
4 20 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (26.32%) Market Research
4 20 (26.32%) Psychology
4 20 (26.32%) Usability Testing
5 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.79%) Prototyping
7 10 (13.16%) Decision-Making
7 10 (13.16%) Ergonomics
7 10 (13.16%) Ethnography
7 10 (13.16%) Human Factors
7 10 (13.16%) Workshop Facilitation
8 9 (11.84%) Actionable Insight
8 9 (11.84%) Strategic Thinking
8 9 (11.84%) User Stories
9 8 (10.53%) Qualitative Research
9 8 (10.53%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) Java
3 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) R
5 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.32%) CCNP
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CISM
5 1 (1.32%) CISMP
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) CRISC
5 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.32%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PMP
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Apache Flume
1 4 (5.26%) HDFS
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
1 2 (2.63%) Nagios
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.32%) Oozie
2 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Tableau
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe
4 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.32%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.32%) BMC
5 1 (1.32%) CA
5 1 (1.32%) EMC
5 1 (1.32%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.32%) F5
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Informatica
5 1 (1.32%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.32%) McAfee
5 1 (1.32%) OpenText
5 1 (1.32%) Pega
5 1 (1.32%) Splunk