Period
to 18 August 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 18 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 26 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -15
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 82 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.73% 5.37% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.28% 23.75% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 18
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £281 £153 £110
90th Percentile £500 £493 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.17 £35.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year -68.09% +117.53% -15.32%

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 254 160 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.13% 22.60% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 114 117
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £283 £175 £208
90th Percentile £525 £534 £593
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +4.51% +2.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.86 £25.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% -45.91% +38.36%
10th Percentile £10.73 £12.79 £13.46
90th Percentile £30.91 £14.93 £36.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £14.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.79% -5.33% -5.73%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +8 67 £368 +13.08% 8
Daventry - 3 £190 -
Kettering - 1 - - 4
Analytical Skills
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.34%) Finance
3 36 (43.90%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (34.15%) User Stories
5 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (26.83%) User Experience
7 21 (25.61%) Business Analysis
8 16 (19.51%) Wireframes
9 15 (18.29%) Prototyping
9 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
9 15 (18.29%) Test Strategy
10 14 (17.07%) Acceptance Criteria
11 13 (15.85%) Marketing
12 12 (14.63%) Degree
12 12 (14.63%) Usability Testing
12 12 (14.63%) Rapid Prototyping
12 12 (14.63%) Axure RP
12 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
12 12 (14.63%) HTML
12 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
12 12 (14.63%) Benchmarking
12 12 (14.63%) Guerrilla Testing
12 12 (14.63%) InVision
12 12 (14.63%) Ethnography
12 12 (14.63%) Ethnographic Research
13 11 (13.41%) UserZoom
13 11 (13.41%) Task Model
13 11 (13.41%) Android
13 11 (13.41%) JIRA
14 10 (12.20%) Project Management

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 8 (9.76%) Confluence
2 4 (4.88%) SAS
3 2 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) InVision
2 11 (13.41%) UserZoom
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.22%) CATIA
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) BASE24
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.22%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) ATM
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) SSL
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) HBase
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Axure RP
2 11 (13.41%) JIRA
3 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.22%) gulp
5 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Marketing
3 10 (12.20%) Legal
4 8 (9.76%) Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Law
6 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (39.02%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.98%) User Experience Researcher
5 8 (9.76%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (9.76%) Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) User Researcher
9 3 (3.66%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (3.66%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) HTML
2 9 (10.98%) CSS
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
4 2 (2.44%) EJB
4 2 (2.44%) J2EE
4 2 (2.44%) JSP
4 2 (2.44%) Spring
5 1 (1.22%) .NET
5 1 (1.22%) Ajax
5 1 (1.22%) GWT
5 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.22%) jQuery
5 1 (1.22%) JSF
5 1 (1.22%) LDAP
5 1 (1.22%) Servlets
5 1 (1.22%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) Struts
5 1 (1.22%) WCF
5 1 (1.22%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) User Experience
2 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.66%) FMCG
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) APACS
5 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Android
2 9 (10.98%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.10%) Windows
4 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (1.22%) SUSE
6 1 (1.22%) Unix
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (34.15%) User Stories
4 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (25.61%) Business Analysis
6 16 (19.51%) Wireframes
7 15 (18.29%) Prototyping
7 15 (18.29%) Test Strategy
7 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
8 14 (17.07%) Acceptance Criteria
9 12 (14.63%) Benchmarking
9 12 (14.63%) Ethnographic Research
9 12 (14.63%) Ethnography
9 12 (14.63%) Guerrilla Testing
9 12 (14.63%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
9 12 (14.63%) Usability Testing
10 11 (13.41%) Task Model
11 10 (12.20%) B2B
11 10 (12.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.88%) Java
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) R
4 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.22%) ABAP
5 1 (1.22%) AWK
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.22%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) Java 8
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.22%) HDFS
1 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.22%) logstash
1 1 (1.22%) Mesos
1 1 (1.22%) Oozie
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
1 1 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) Teradata
4 2 (2.44%) Apple
4 2 (2.44%) Capita
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.22%) Calypso
5 1 (1.22%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.22%) Kony
5 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.22%) Perforce
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.22%) Symantec
5 1 (1.22%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) VMware