Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 24 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.56% 10.36% 10.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.22% 30.71% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 7
Watford median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £375 £334 £299
90th Percentile £550 £600 £485
Hertfordshire median daily rate £406 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -2.99% +4.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £37.50 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.70 £16.84 £15.25
% change year-on-year +5.14% +10.39% -55.15%

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 148 140 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 40.44% 33.73% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 71 47
Watford median daily rate £475 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £230 £200 £127
90th Percentile £569 £525 £515
Hertfordshire median daily rate £418 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +11.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - £12.05
10th Percentile £22.75 - £11.68
90th Percentile £50.63 - £12.43
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +31.25% -4.48% -48.46%

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 19 October 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 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 15 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) ETL
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) CRM
7 6 (25.00%) C#
7 6 (25.00%) Subversion
7 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Reference Data
8 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (20.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 5 (20.83%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) Talend
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) OSPF
1 2 (8.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Data Migration Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Flash
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (20.83%) Reference Data
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
6 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) CEH
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CRISC
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MAPM
3 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) GAAP
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Talend
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos
3 3 (12.50%) Hyperion
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
4 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) SAP