Period
to 18 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 18 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -24 +1 +19
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 57 91 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.60% 13.11% 11.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.67% 36.99% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 74 52
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £364 £266 £381
90th Percentile £638 £513 £515
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 - £29.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £27.25
90th Percentile £18.75 - £31.75
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £32.00

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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 263 246 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 30.44% 35.45% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 170 136
Swindon median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £150 £250 £300
90th Percentile £669 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £468 £433 £450
% change year-on-year +8.09% -3.89% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Swindon median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -25.53% +22.08%
10th Percentile £14.50 £16.50 £14.20
90th Percentile £38.88 £20.25 £49.78
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +18.66% +11.11%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Swindon

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Swindon

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Swindon

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Swindon

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

1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 14 (24.56%) Tandem
5 14 (24.56%) BASE24
6 12 (21.05%) Finance
7 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.79%) HP
7 9 (15.79%) NonStop SQL
7 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (14.04%) ETL
9 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.28%) Selenium
9 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.28%) Open Source
10 6 (10.53%) Power BI
10 6 (10.53%) Power Platform
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
10 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) HP UFT
10 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (8.77%) Windows
11 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (8.77%) CA
11 5 (8.77%) SDLC
11 5 (8.77%) Cucumber

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (1.75%) Confluence
1 1 (1.75%) Liferay
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (24.56%) BASE24
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Power Platform
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.75%) NuGet
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.79%) NonStop SQL
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.53%) Power BI
5 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) MS Access
6 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.75%) Looker
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Selenium
2 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.51%) eggPlant
4 2 (3.51%) ERwin
4 2 (3.51%) JMeter
4 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) BASE24 Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) CyberArk Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) CyberArk Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) XML
1 4 (7.02%) XML Schema
2 3 (5.26%) SOAP
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) Kafka
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.75%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (1.75%) Node.js
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Tandem
2 4 (7.02%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Debian
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (14.04%) ETL
4 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.28%) Open Source
4 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 5 (8.77%) Data Transformation
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
7 4 (7.02%) Data Virtualisation
7 4 (7.02%) Dependency Management
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Analytics
8 3 (5.26%) API Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.26%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (3.51%) C
3 2 (3.51%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.51%) VB
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) R
4 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) HP
2 5 (8.77%) CA
3 4 (7.02%) CyberArk
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Software AG
6 1 (1.75%) Altiris
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Tableau
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Wyse