Period
to 13 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 33 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 15 38 120
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.55% 5.30% 12.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.31% 18.45% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 109
Median daily rate £450 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £341 £300 £256
90th Percentile £575 £521 £645
North East median daily rate £429 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +9.94% -8.24% -2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% -23.33% -
North East median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% -23.33% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 98 206 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.79% 28.73% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 143 301
Median daily rate £455 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £345 £293 £220
90th Percentile £596 £655 £625
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.03 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.92% -35.49% +122.64%
10th Percentile £19.25 £11.50 £12.56
90th Percentile £61.58 £21.81 £45.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.76 £16.70
% change year-on-year +122.08% -5.61% +20.34%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear.

Daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear

Analytical Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear.

Hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Tyne and Wear

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 11 £450 +15.38% 16
Sunderland +7 1 £105 -
Gateshead - 1 - - 2
Analytical Skills
North East

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Google Tag Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 5 (33.33%) Google
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
4 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (26.67%) Actionable Customer Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Conflict Management
4 4 (26.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 3 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 3 (20.00%) Guerrilla Research
5 3 (20.00%) Ethnography
5 3 (20.00%) Service Design

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Azure
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (6.67%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Performance Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) User Researcher
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Actionable Customer Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Conflict Management
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 3 (20.00%) Guerrilla Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS 9
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle