Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 14 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 9 24
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 52 85 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.66% 9.77% 6.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.05% 27.69% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 45
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £494 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.97% +9.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £179 £367 £368
90th Percentile £743 £651 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £12.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.71% -
10th Percentile £15.48 £15.75 £11.96
90th Percentile £17.33 £17.25 £13.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £15.16 £14.41
% change year-on-year +27.19% +5.21% +4.31%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 273 307 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 29.74% 35.29% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 165 260
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £231 £304 £225
90th Percentile £575 £612 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £410 £400
% change year-on-year - +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £23.08 £15.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.66% +46.83% +27.25%
10th Percentile £12.38 £17.66 £11.91
90th Percentile £31.25 £47.05 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +5.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in South Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in South Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in South Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in South Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Sheffield -25 32 £425 -22.73% 11
Doncaster +4 8 £288 -4.17% 7
Barnsley -5 6 £450 +5.88% 2
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 16 (30.77%) Analytics
4 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
5 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (19.23%) Visualisation
6 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.23%) Python
6 10 (19.23%) SAS
7 9 (17.31%) Unix
7 9 (17.31%) R
7 9 (17.31%) Data Visualisation
7 9 (17.31%) Tableau
8 8 (15.38%) Risk Analytics
8 8 (15.38%) Datameer
8 8 (15.38%) Teradata
8 8 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (13.46%) Spotfire
9 7 (13.46%) QlikView
9 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.54%) .NET
10 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 5 (9.62%) Linux
11 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
11 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 10 (19.23%) SAS
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
2 7 (13.46%) QlikView
2 7 (13.46%) Spotfire
3 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.77%) Data Lake
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.77%) HBase
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.85%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Ant
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) Gradle
1 3 (5.77%) Maven
2 2 (3.85%) ERwin
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) CF BOSH
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Data Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Data Scientist
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (5.77%) User Researcher
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Report Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.69%) Kafka
3 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (5.77%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) React
4 2 (3.85%) RESTful
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Blog
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) SCADA
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Unix
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) CentOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) AIX
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Analytics
2 13 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (19.23%) Visualisation
5 9 (17.31%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
6 8 (15.38%) Risk Analytics
7 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.62%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.69%) Data Management
9 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.69%) MVC
9 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) Python
3 9 (17.31%) R
4 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.69%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Tableau
2 8 (15.38%) Datameer
2 8 (15.38%) Teradata
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) CA
6 2 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (3.85%) Informatica
6 2 (3.85%) Pega
6 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.92%) Meraki
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk