Period
to 23 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 23 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +24
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 175 260 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.59% 7.95% 7.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.81% 25.17% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 180 133
Surrey median daily rate £430 £462 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +2.72% +12.50%
10th Percentile £347 £213 £264
90th Percentile £579 £600 £593
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Surrey median hourly rate £18.19 £16.00 £17.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.69% -10.18% -58.58%
10th Percentile £12.04 £14.40 £15.81
90th Percentile £23.45 £70.50 £20.27
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 678 1,033 765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.40% 31.57% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 681 481
Surrey median daily rate £450 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £306 £261
90th Percentile £636 £610 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 48 37
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £28.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% -23.33% +63.04%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.85 £12.10
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.63 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £23.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +23.40% +25.33% -16.67%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Surrey

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Surrey

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Surrey

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Surrey

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 August 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 65 £425 -12.19% 2
Staines -6 18 £525 +15.93% 2
Guildford +15 10 £425 +88.89% 5
Weybridge +18 9 £430 - 2
Tadworth - 7 £475 -
Woking -15 6 - - 5
Epsom +8 5 £395 +31.67% 3
Reigate +7 4 £400 -17.95% 1
Redhill +21 3 £425 - 7
Camberley +8 3 - - 3
Chertsey +1 3 £225 -55.00%
Esher - 1 £145 - 1
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 58 (33.14%) Finance
2 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
5 39 (22.29%) Analytics
6 38 (21.71%) Project Management
7 36 (20.57%) Power BI
7 36 (20.57%) Power Platform
8 33 (18.86%) SQL
8 33 (18.86%) SAP
8 33 (18.86%) Microsoft Excel
9 32 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
11 28 (16.00%) Python
11 28 (16.00%) Degree
12 27 (15.43%) Azure
13 24 (13.71%) Management Information System
13 24 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (13.71%) Scrum
13 24 (13.71%) Decision-Making
14 21 (12.00%) Data Science
14 21 (12.00%) DevOps
15 20 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (10.86%) JIRA
16 19 (10.86%) Workday
17 18 (10.29%) Visualisation
17 18 (10.29%) Data Modelling
17 18 (10.29%) Service Management
18 17 (9.71%) Change Management
18 17 (9.71%) Risk Management

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.71%) SAS
4 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (18.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (6.29%) MS Visio
4 11 (6.29%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.71%) Sketch
7 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.57%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.57%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (2.86%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.14%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.14%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.14%) SAP MDG
3 2 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.57%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.57%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.57%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.57%) Power Platform
2 27 (15.43%) Azure
3 16 (9.14%) SaaS
4 10 (5.71%) AWS
5 9 (5.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.71%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.14%) Heroku
8 2 (1.14%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (1.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.57%) IaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) HTTP
1 8 (4.57%) HTTPS
1 8 (4.57%) SMTP
2 3 (1.71%) Firewall
2 3 (1.71%) Intranet
2 3 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.71%) Wireless
3 2 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) 802.11
4 1 (0.57%) BGP
4 1 (0.57%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.57%) HSRP
4 1 (0.57%) IGRP
4 1 (0.57%) MPLS
4 1 (0.57%) Network Security
4 1 (0.57%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.57%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.57%) Power BI
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.29%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (5.71%) Data Lake
5 8 (4.57%) Data Mining
6 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.86%) HDInsight
8 5 (2.86%) MS Access
8 5 (2.86%) SAP BW
9 4 (2.29%) Big Data
9 4 (2.29%) OLAP
10 3 (1.71%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) JIRA
2 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.71%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.14%) ER Studio
7 2 (1.14%) Selenium
8 1 (0.57%) ERwin
General
1 58 (33.14%) Finance
2 14 (8.00%) Banking
3 10 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (5.14%) Legal
4 9 (5.14%) Publishing
5 8 (4.57%) Marketing
6 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.71%) Front Office
7 3 (1.71%) Law
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) Billing
8 2 (1.14%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 67 (38.29%) Analyst
2 21 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 12 (6.86%) Developer
4 11 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (4.57%) Power BI Analyst
5 8 (4.57%) Product Owner
5 8 (4.57%) Report Specialist
6 7 (4.00%) Consultant
6 7 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 7 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (4.00%) Service Owner
7 5 (2.86%) Architect
7 5 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (2.86%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (2.86%) IT Analyst
7 5 (2.86%) Logistics Analyst
7 5 (2.86%) Logistics Business Analyst
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (2.29%) Data Scientist
8 4 (2.29%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.00%) JSON
2 10 (5.71%) XML
3 9 (5.14%) REST
4 8 (4.57%) .NET
5 7 (4.00%) SOAP
6 6 (3.43%) HTML
7 5 (2.86%) CSS
8 4 (2.29%) jQuery
8 4 (2.29%) Kafka
8 4 (2.29%) RESTful
9 3 (1.71%) MDX
9 3 (1.71%) NumPy
9 3 (1.71%) Pandas
9 3 (1.71%) scikit-learn
10 2 (1.14%) CSS3
10 2 (1.14%) Express
10 2 (1.14%) Node.js
10 2 (1.14%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.00%) User Experience
3 10 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.00%) Cyber Defence
5 6 (3.43%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (3.43%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.29%) Smart Home
7 3 (1.71%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) Handset
9 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.00%) Windows
2 13 (7.43%) Linux
3 2 (1.14%) Android
3 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (22.29%) Analytics
4 38 (21.71%) Project Management
5 32 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (13.71%) Decision-Making
6 24 (13.71%) Scrum
6 24 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (12.00%) Data Science
7 21 (12.00%) DevOps
8 18 (10.29%) Data Modelling
8 18 (10.29%) Service Management
8 18 (10.29%) Visualisation
9 17 (9.71%) Change Management
9 17 (9.71%) Coaching
9 17 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.71%) Risk Management
9 17 (9.71%) User Stories
10 16 (9.14%) ITIL
11 15 (8.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.86%) SQL
2 28 (16.00%) Python
3 13 (7.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.29%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.43%) C#
6 6 (3.43%) R
6 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.29%) C
7 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.71%) VB
8 3 (1.71%) VBA
9 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.57%) C++
10 1 (0.57%) Java
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (16.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) CIPD
2 5 (2.86%) CISSP
2 5 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (2.86%) GCFA
2 5 (2.86%) GCIA
2 5 (2.86%) GCIH
2 5 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (2.86%) OSCP
2 5 (2.86%) SSCP
3 4 (2.29%) PhD
4 3 (1.71%) CISA
4 3 (1.71%) CISM
4 3 (1.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 3 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CCNA
5 2 (1.14%) MCIPD
5 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.14%) QA
2 13 (7.43%) Data Quality
3 11 (6.29%) PMO
4 9 (5.14%) SLA
5 5 (2.86%) GDPR
5 5 (2.86%) NIST
6 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.71%) ISO 9000
7 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.57%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.86%) SAP
3 20 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (10.86%) Workday
5 12 (6.86%) Oracle
6 10 (5.71%) IBM
7 7 (4.00%) MuleSoft
7 7 (4.00%) Software AG
7 7 (4.00%) Tableau
8 6 (3.43%) Informatica
8 6 (3.43%) webMethods
9 5 (2.86%) Minitab
10 4 (2.29%) Cognos
10 4 (2.29%) IBM Sterling
11 3 (1.71%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.71%) Databricks
11 3 (1.71%) Dataiku
11 3 (1.71%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.71%) Palantir
12 2 (1.14%) Alteryx