Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 12 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 34 38
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 -23
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 74 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.10% 4.50% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.91% 20.83% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 24
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% +2.14%
10th Percentile £306 £149 £122
90th Percentile £513 £576 £534
East Midlands median daily rate £407 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +6.97% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £11.09 £12.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.62% -32.28%
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.95 £14.15 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.47% -2.45% -21.71%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 212 144 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 26.08% 21.62% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 103 139
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.04% +7.33%
10th Percentile £300 £194 £186
90th Percentile £525 £522 £588
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 £11.09 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.48% -14.73% -29.81%
10th Percentile £11.86 £10.29 £10.77
90th Percentile £13.53 £11.57 £16.81
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% -29.00% +25.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Northamptonshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Northamptonshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Northamptonshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Northamptonshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +15 44 £353 +41.00% 9
Kettering - 1 £375 - 1
Analytical Skills
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (52.70%) Finance
3 34 (45.95%) User Stories
4 30 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (36.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (32.43%) Banking
7 22 (29.73%) User Experience
8 20 (27.03%) Business Analysis
9 18 (24.32%) Test Strategy
9 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
10 17 (22.97%) Usability Testing
11 16 (21.62%) Ethnography
11 16 (21.62%) Ethnographic Research
11 16 (21.62%) Guerrilla Testing
11 16 (21.62%) UserZoom
11 16 (21.62%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (21.62%) Benchmarking
11 16 (21.62%) Task Model
12 15 (20.27%) Co-Creation
13 13 (17.57%) Scrum
14 12 (16.22%) Project Management
15 11 (14.86%) Programme Management
15 11 (14.86%) Scenario Testing
16 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
17 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
17 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
18 7 (9.46%) HTML
18 7 (9.46%) API Testing
19 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
19 6 (8.11%) SAP

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (4.05%) JBoss
1 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) Marvel
2 2 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) UserZoom
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) InVision
5 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) BASE24
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.70%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (2.70%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) Essbase
3 1 (1.35%) HBase
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.05%) Maven
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (52.70%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Banking
3 6 (8.11%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Legal
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) User Experience Researcher
3 14 (18.92%) Project Manager
4 13 (17.57%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Tester
7 3 (4.05%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.05%) Business Design Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Sales Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) EJB
2 3 (4.05%) GWT
2 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.05%) HTML5
2 3 (4.05%) JPA
2 3 (4.05%) JSF
2 3 (4.05%) JSP
2 3 (4.05%) Spring
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.35%) Kafka
4 1 (1.35%) LDAP
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.35%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.35%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) User Experience
2 4 (5.41%) FMCG
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.70%) EFT
3 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) iPhone
4 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
1 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) User Stories
3 30 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (36.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (27.03%) Business Analysis
6 18 (24.32%) Test Strategy
6 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
7 17 (22.97%) Usability Testing
8 16 (21.62%) Acceptance Criteria
8 16 (21.62%) Benchmarking
8 16 (21.62%) Ethnographic Research
8 16 (21.62%) Ethnography
8 16 (21.62%) Guerrilla Testing
8 16 (21.62%) Task Model
9 15 (20.27%) Co-Creation
10 13 (17.57%) Scrum
11 12 (16.22%) Project Management
12 11 (14.86%) Programme Management
12 11 (14.86%) Scenario Testing
13 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) Java
1 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
1 4 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) ABAP
3 1 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) A+ Certification
1 2 (2.70%) ACCA
1 2 (2.70%) CIMA
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.35%) MCSA
2 1 (1.35%) MCSE
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
3 2 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.35%) Mesos
1 1 (1.35%) Oozie
1 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Perforce
5 2 (2.70%) Greenplum
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Teradata
5 2 (2.70%) Thales
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Kony
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow