Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 24 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +26
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 187 249 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.05% 7.69% 8.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.68% 24.48% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 187 164
Surrey median daily rate £438 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.99% +1.27% +7.46%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £292
90th Percentile £650 £606 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Surrey median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -62.50%
10th Percentile £12.42 £14.40 £14.03
90th Percentile £22.42 £31.75 £28.73
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £20.75 £18.04
% change year-on-year +15.66% +15.02% -19.82%

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 630 1,017 853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.48% 31.41% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 741 573
Surrey median daily rate £450 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £308 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £560
South East median daily rate £431 £426 £400
% change year-on-year +1.00% +6.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 51
Surrey median hourly rate £18.95 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.63% +60.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.50 £11.38
90th Percentile £49.13 £53.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £23.50 £19.32
% change year-on-year +31.91% +21.65% -12.19%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -3 59 £458 -5.48% 1
Guildford +27 16 £315 -21.25% 6
Tadworth - 12 £458 -
Weybridge - 11 £430 -
Staines -7 9 £175 -59.54%
Redhill +24 8 £458 -19.03% 1
Woking -4 8 - - 5
Camberley 0 7 £650 +52.94% 2
Epsom +12 6 £400 +6.67% 3
Reigate +9 3 £488 +2.63% 2
Chertsey +1 1 £225 -51.61%
Esher - 1 £145 -
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 69 (36.90%) Finance
2 60 (32.09%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (26.20%) Microsoft
4 46 (24.60%) Analytics
5 42 (22.46%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (21.39%) Azure
7 38 (20.32%) Python
8 34 (18.18%) SQL
9 32 (17.11%) Windows
10 29 (15.51%) Microsoft Office
10 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (14.97%) Power BI
11 28 (14.97%) Power Platform
12 26 (13.90%) Microsoft Excel
13 24 (12.83%) Project Management
14 23 (12.30%) JavaScript
14 23 (12.30%) SAP
14 23 (12.30%) Data Science
15 22 (11.76%) Decision-Making
15 22 (11.76%) Degree
16 20 (10.70%) Computer Science
16 20 (10.70%) PowerShell
16 20 (10.70%) Data Modelling
17 19 (10.16%) ITIL
17 19 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (9.63%) Visualisation
18 18 (9.63%) QA
18 18 (9.63%) JSON
19 17 (9.09%) Linux
19 17 (9.09%) Management Information System

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 8 (4.28%) Confluence
1 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.07%) CMS
3 2 (1.07%) IIS
3 2 (1.07%) SAS
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) Appian
4 1 (0.53%) Drupal
4 1 (0.53%) JBoss
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (15.51%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (13.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (6.95%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (3.74%) MS Visio
6 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (2.14%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.53%) InVision
8 1 (0.53%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) SAP HR
2 4 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.60%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (1.07%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.07%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.53%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.39%) Azure
2 28 (14.97%) Power Platform
3 12 (6.42%) AWS
4 7 (3.74%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (3.74%) Google Analytics
4 7 (3.74%) Office 365
5 4 (2.14%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.60%) PaaS
7 2 (1.07%) Heroku
7 2 (1.07%) IaaS
7 2 (1.07%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.95%) HTTP
1 13 (6.95%) HTTPS
1 13 (6.95%) SMTP
2 6 (3.21%) LAN
2 6 (3.21%) WAN
3 5 (2.67%) Firewall
3 5 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.07%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) 802.11
5 1 (0.53%) BGP
5 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.53%) HSRP
5 1 (0.53%) IGRP
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) MPLS
5 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.97%) Power BI
2 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.28%) Data Mining
4 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.67%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.67%) HDInsight
7 5 (2.67%) MS Access
8 4 (2.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.14%) Big Data
8 4 (2.14%) Data Lake
8 4 (2.14%) OLAP
9 3 (1.60%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.07%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.07%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.95%) JIRA
2 9 (4.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.07%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.07%) ER Studio
6 2 (1.07%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.53%) ERwin
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) TestDirector
General
1 69 (36.90%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Marketing
3 13 (6.95%) Banking
4 10 (5.35%) Legal
5 9 (4.81%) Publishing
6 7 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.60%) Back Office
8 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.60%) Front Office
9 2 (1.07%) Billing
9 2 (1.07%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.07%) Law
9 2 (1.07%) Retail
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) French Language
10 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (40.11%) Analyst
2 18 (9.63%) Business Analyst
3 16 (8.56%) Developer
4 13 (6.95%) Consultant
5 9 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (4.81%) IT Analyst
5 9 (4.81%) Security Analyst
6 8 (4.28%) Python Developer
7 7 (3.74%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Power BI Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) IT Support
9 5 (2.67%) Logistics Analyst
9 5 (2.67%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) JSON
2 11 (5.88%) HTML
3 10 (5.35%) XML
4 9 (4.81%) REST
5 8 (4.28%) MDX
5 8 (4.28%) RESTful
6 7 (3.74%) .NET
6 7 (3.74%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.74%) React
6 7 (3.74%) SOAP
7 4 (2.14%) CSS
8 3 (1.60%) ADO
8 3 (1.60%) NumPy
8 3 (1.60%) Pandas
8 3 (1.60%) scikit-learn
8 3 (1.60%) Web Services
9 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.07%) Express
9 2 (1.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (5.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (4.81%) Cyber Defence
5 8 (4.28%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.14%) Smart Home
8 3 (1.60%) Cyberattack
8 3 (1.60%) EPoS
8 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.53%) Handset
10 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.53%) PMI
10 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.11%) Windows
2 17 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (2.14%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.60%) Unix
4 3 (1.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.60%) Analytics
3 42 (22.46%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (12.83%) Project Management
6 23 (12.30%) Data Science
7 22 (11.76%) Decision-Making
8 20 (10.70%) Computer Science
8 20 (10.70%) Data Modelling
9 19 (10.16%) ITIL
9 19 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (9.63%) Visualisation
11 17 (9.09%) Data Analysis
12 14 (7.49%) DevOps
13 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (6.95%) SIEM
13 13 (6.95%) Statistics
13 13 (6.95%) Task Automation
14 12 (6.42%) ERP
14 12 (6.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.32%) Python
2 34 (18.18%) SQL
3 23 (12.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.70%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.95%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.74%) C#
7 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.67%) C
8 5 (2.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (2.67%) R
9 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.07%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) AWK
11 1 (0.53%) Java
11 1 (0.53%) Korn
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (4.28%) GCFA
2 8 (4.28%) GCIA
2 8 (4.28%) GCIH
2 8 (4.28%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (4.28%) OSCP
2 8 (4.28%) SSCP
3 7 (3.74%) CISSP
4 5 (2.67%) CISM
5 4 (2.14%) CIPD
5 4 (2.14%) CISA
5 4 (2.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (2.14%) PhD
5 4 (2.14%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.14%) PMP
6 3 (1.60%) ISEB
7 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.63%) QA
2 12 (6.42%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.81%) PMO
4 8 (4.28%) NIST
4 8 (4.28%) SLA
5 6 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (2.67%) GDPR
6 5 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (2.14%) ISO 9000
7 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.53%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) vCloud
2 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) WSUS
2 2 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.30%) SAP
3 14 (7.49%) Oracle
4 8 (4.28%) Adobe
4 8 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.74%) Databricks
5 7 (3.74%) Ensighten
5 7 (3.74%) Google
5 7 (3.74%) IBM
5 7 (3.74%) MuleSoft
5 7 (3.74%) Software AG
5 7 (3.74%) Tableau
5 7 (3.74%) Tealium
6 6 (3.21%) webMethods
6 6 (3.21%) Workday
7 5 (2.67%) Minitab
8 4 (2.14%) Cognos
8 4 (2.14%) HP
8 4 (2.14%) McAfee
9 3 (1.60%) VMware