Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 27 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.99% 12.02% 7.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.88% 34.75% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 3
Watford median daily rate £438 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% +10.71%
10th Percentile £325 £333 £316
90th Percentile £550 £600 £459
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £37.50 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £37.50 £16.84 £13.60
% change year-on-year +122.75% +23.83% -58.80%

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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 118 118 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.91% 34.60% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 44
Watford median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £213 £130 £207
90th Percentile £550 £538 £532
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £11.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +208.91% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £31.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +96.88% - -50.77%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Watford

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Watford

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Watford over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Watford

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Watford

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Watford over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 18 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Subversion
5 6 (22.22%) JIRA
5 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Reference Data
6 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
6 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 5 (18.52%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (18.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) Talend

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) ETL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Finance Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (18.52%) Reference Data
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Animation
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
5 5 (18.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) MAPM
3 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Talend
3 3 (11.11%) Cognos
3 3 (11.11%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software