Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 16 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 52 55 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.19% 7.57% 5.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.38% 29.41% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £360 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -8.86% +1.94%
10th Percentile £340 £192 £281
90th Percentile £488 £498 £520
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £379 £400
% change year-on-year -1.06% -5.25% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £11.17 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.97% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.37 £11.17 £12.63
% change year-on-year +1.81% -11.52% -36.88%

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 177 187 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 27.87% 25.72% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 96 132
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £377 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.40% +0.40% -
10th Percentile £300 £250 £216
90th Percentile £528 £500 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.09 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.32% -20.02% -57.35%
10th Percentile £13.52 £10.43 £11.91
90th Percentile £15.42 £40.86 £30.57
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £14.21 £13.86
% change year-on-year +0.47% +2.54% -7.60%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 -21 21 £375 -0.40% 1
Wellingborough - 9 - -
Kettering -4 1 - -
Corby - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 26 (50.00%) Degree
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB
2 25 (48.08%) Software Testing
2 25 (48.08%) Test Management
2 25 (48.08%) Rational DOORS
2 25 (48.08%) HNC
2 25 (48.08%) HND
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 25 (48.08%) Rational Quality Manager
2 25 (48.08%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
3 21 (40.38%) Netcool
3 21 (40.38%) Remedy
3 21 (40.38%) Wireless
3 21 (40.38%) Bugzilla
3 21 (40.38%) OpenText
3 21 (40.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 21 (40.38%) Coaching
3 21 (40.38%) SolarWinds
4 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 12 (23.08%) LTE
5 12 (23.08%) Requirements Management
6 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (17.31%) Banking
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
7 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.69%) DWDM

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 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Marvel
1 2 (3.85%) Sketch
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.92%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) Wireless
2 12 (23.08%) LTE
3 4 (7.69%) DWDM
3 4 (7.69%) MPLS
3 4 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
1 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.92%) Impala
1 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Rational DOORS
1 25 (48.08%) Rational Quality Manager
2 21 (40.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 9 (17.31%) Banking
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Test Leader
3 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Governance Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Risk Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Designer
6 2 (3.85%) Finance Modeller
6 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (3.85%) UX Designer
7 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Applications Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (1.92%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Knowledge Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.69%) CCTV
3 3 (5.77%) APACS
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Software Testing
1 25 (48.08%) Test Management
2 21 (40.38%) Coaching
2 21 (40.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 12 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) B2B
8 4 (7.69%) B2B Sales
8 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (7.69%) Data Validation
8 4 (7.69%) Network Management
8 4 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C++
1 2 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.92%) Scala
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Degree
2 25 (48.08%) HNC
2 25 (48.08%) HND
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 25 (48.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) CIMA
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) OpenText
1 21 (40.38%) Remedy
1 21 (40.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.92%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle