Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 32 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 200 171 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.78% 6.01% 7.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.14% 18.35% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 116 227
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.24% +20.71%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £306
90th Percentile £575 £503 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £34.24 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.27% +90.22% +80.00%
10th Percentile £11.36 £34.24 £13.80
90th Percentile £28.20 £34.24 £18.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £34.24 £18.00
% change year-on-year -48.89% +90.22% +80.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 946 932 1,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.33% 32.74% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 641 863
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.23% +15.71%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £288
90th Percentile £550 £556 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 35
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.03 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.17% -3.24% +13.75%
10th Percentile £9.71 £8.50 £9.20
90th Percentile £27.60 £28.46 £19.21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +34.69% -7.14% +12.04%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in West Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Leeds -12 145 £425 +13.33% 61
Bradford +10 17 £383 - 11
Halifax 0 9 £400 +15.44% 3
Pudsey +4 7 £450 +4.65%
Bingley - 4 £375 -
Huddersfield -1 3 £350 +27.27%
Wakefield -1 2 £175 -53.49% 4
Pontefract - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 107 (53.50%) Problem-Solving
2 86 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.50%) Finance
4 37 (18.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (16.00%) Degree
6 30 (15.00%) Java
7 27 (13.50%) SQL
7 27 (13.50%) Oracle
8 26 (13.00%) Web Services
8 26 (13.00%) Business Analysis
9 25 (12.50%) Decision-Making
10 23 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (11.50%) Analytics
10 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
11 22 (11.00%) Git (software)
12 21 (10.50%) Unix
12 21 (10.50%) Linux
12 21 (10.50%) Management Information System
13 20 (10.00%) User Experience
14 18 (9.00%) Windows
14 18 (9.00%) Market Research
14 18 (9.00%) Usability Testing
14 18 (9.00%) Security Cleared
14 18 (9.00%) SDLC
15 17 (8.50%) Psychology
15 17 (8.50%) Relational Database
15 17 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (8.50%) Legal
16 16 (8.00%) Information Security
16 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Office

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (4.50%) SAS
2 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.50%) Confluence
3 3 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.00%) Anypoint
4 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.00%) Force.com
3 8 (4.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 7 (3.50%) Office 365
5 5 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.00%) PaaS
6 4 (2.00%) SaaS
7 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.50%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.00%) IaaS
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.50%) GitHub
9 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) SMS
2 6 (3.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.50%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) LAN
4 2 (1.00%) Skype
5 1 (0.50%) ATM
5 1 (0.50%) BGP
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) OSPF
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.50%) Relational Database
2 16 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.50%) MySQL
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.50%) MS Access
7 4 (2.00%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.50%) Big Data
8 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.00%) Subversion
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (2.50%) JIRA
6 4 (2.00%) JUnit
6 4 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.50%) AppVeyor
7 3 (1.50%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.50%) Maven
8 2 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.00%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.00%) Mockito
8 2 (1.00%) ProC
8 2 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (20.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Legal
3 13 (6.50%) Retail
4 12 (6.00%) Banking
5 11 (5.50%) Marketing
6 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.00%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (26.00%) Analyst
2 30 (15.00%) Developer
3 26 (13.00%) User Researcher
4 19 (9.50%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.50%) Data Analyst
6 11 (5.50%) Architect
6 11 (5.50%) Consultant
7 8 (4.00%) Designer
8 7 (3.50%) Applications Architect
8 7 (3.50%) Salesforce Developer
9 6 (3.00%) 1st Line Engineer
9 6 (3.00%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (3.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.00%) Administrator
9 6 (3.00%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.50%) Change Analyst
10 5 (2.50%) Digital Business Analyst
10 5 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.00%) Web Services
2 13 (6.50%) .NET
2 13 (6.50%) HTML
3 11 (5.50%) Node.js
3 11 (5.50%) XML
4 10 (5.00%) CSS
5 8 (4.00%) JSON
5 8 (4.00%) Visualforce
6 7 (3.50%) REST
7 6 (3.00%) SOAP
8 3 (1.50%) HTML5
8 3 (1.50%) jQuery
8 3 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.00%) Ajax
9 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.00%) CSS3
9 2 (1.00%) J2EE
9 2 (1.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.00%) User Experience
3 7 (3.50%) NHS
4 6 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.00%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.50%) Blog
5 5 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.00%) Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.50%) PDA
8 1 (0.50%) PMI
8 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.50%) Linux
1 21 (10.50%) Unix
2 18 (9.00%) Windows
3 16 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 15 (7.50%) Android
5 13 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.50%) AIX
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 10
7 6 (3.00%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.50%) CentOS
8 5 (2.50%) HPUX
8 5 (2.50%) Solaris
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (53.50%) Problem-Solving
2 86 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (13.00%) Business Analysis
5 25 (12.50%) Decision-Making
6 23 (11.50%) Analytics
6 23 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (9.00%) Market Research
7 18 (9.00%) SDLC
7 18 (9.00%) Usability Testing
8 17 (8.50%) Psychology
9 16 (8.00%) Information Security
9 16 (8.00%) Project Management
10 14 (7.00%) Change Management
10 14 (7.00%) DevOps
11 13 (6.50%) ETL
11 13 (6.50%) Open Source
11 13 (6.50%) Qualitative Research
11 13 (6.50%) Quantitative Research
12 12 (6.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.00%) Java
2 27 (13.50%) SQL
3 16 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.00%) PHP
5 9 (4.50%) Apex Code
6 8 (4.00%) SOQL
7 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.50%) C#
8 5 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.00%) Python
9 4 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.50%) COBOL
11 2 (1.00%) Delphi
11 2 (1.00%) VBA
12 1 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.50%) ES6
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) PROC SQL
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (16.00%) Degree
2 18 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.00%) CISSP
5 9 (4.50%) CISMP
6 5 (2.50%) CISM
6 5 (2.50%) CRISC
6 5 (2.50%) DBS Check
7 4 (2.00%) SANS
8 3 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCNA
10 1 (0.50%) CCNP
10 1 (0.50%) CISA
10 1 (0.50%) GIAC
10 1 (0.50%) ISEB
10 1 (0.50%) MCP
10 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) SLA
2 7 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.50%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.00%) GDPR
3 4 (2.00%) PMO
4 3 (1.50%) GxP
4 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 7 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.50%) Docker
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
3 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.00%) Marathon
2 2 (1.00%) Mesos
2 2 (1.00%) Puppet
2 2 (1.00%) Salt
2 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.50%) Grafana
3 1 (0.50%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (13.50%) Oracle
2 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.00%) HP
4 8 (4.00%) IBM
4 8 (4.00%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.00%) F5
6 4 (2.00%) SAP
6 4 (2.00%) Splunk
7 3 (1.50%) Adobe
7 3 (1.50%) Cisco
8 2 (1.00%) Brocade
8 2 (1.00%) Citrix
8 2 (1.00%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.00%) Intel
8 2 (1.00%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.00%) Tableau
9 1 (0.50%) Xerox