Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 202 231 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.70% 6.72% 6.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.88% 20.50% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 159 224
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £253 £303 £263
90th Percentile £615 £525 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 £18.70 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.84% +42.71% -9.66%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.44 £9.54
90th Percentile £50.50 £24.15 £16.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.16 £14.41 £13.81
% change year-on-year +5.21% +4.31% -9.44%

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 883 1127 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.28% 32.80% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 694 897
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 67
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% -6.90% -
10th Percentile £9.67 £9.80 £9.40
90th Percentile £21.05 £23.71 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -2 151 £375 -11.76% 42
Bradford +16 16 £260 -38.82% 6
Huddersfield - 7 £275 - 5
Halifax -6 5 £421 -0.88% 3
Wakefield -2 3 £390 +116.67%
Pudsey 0 1 £538 +60.45%
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 62 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.70%) SQL
3 50 (24.75%) Finance
4 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
5 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
5 28 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (11.39%) TDD
6 23 (11.39%) Degree
6 23 (11.39%) User Experience
7 22 (10.89%) Java
8 21 (10.40%) .NET
9 20 (9.90%) Windows
10 19 (9.41%) Oracle
11 18 (8.91%) Unix
11 18 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
12 17 (8.42%) Project Management
12 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (8.42%) OOP
13 16 (7.92%) MCSE
13 16 (7.92%) SMS
13 16 (7.92%) C#
13 16 (7.92%) MVC
13 16 (7.92%) Front End Development
14 15 (7.43%) SOLID
14 15 (7.43%) Scrum
14 15 (7.43%) JavaScript
14 15 (7.43%) T-SQL
14 15 (7.43%) SAP
14 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET
14 15 (7.43%) SAS

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 15 (7.43%) SAS
2 13 (6.44%) CMS
2 13 (6.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (4.95%) Apache Solr
3 10 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.95%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.47%) IIS
5 7 (3.47%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.49%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.49%) SAP EWM
2 3 (1.49%) SAP WM
3 2 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.50%) Actimize
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.50%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.50%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.49%) GitHub
2 2 (0.99%) Heroku
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) npm
2 2 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) SMS
2 5 (2.48%) DNS
2 5 (2.48%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.49%) MPLS
3 3 (1.49%) WAN
3 3 (1.49%) Wireless
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.99%) VPN
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
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%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.44%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.46%) QlikView
5 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.97%) Big Data
6 6 (2.97%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.98%) Base SAS
8 4 (1.98%) Essbase
8 4 (1.98%) MS Access
8 4 (1.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.49%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (2.97%) AppVeyor
3 6 (2.97%) CircleCI
3 6 (2.97%) JIRA
4 5 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.48%) Selenium
4 5 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.48%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.98%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.98%) Hudson
6 3 (1.49%) ERwin
6 3 (1.49%) JMeter
7 2 (0.99%) Gatling
8 1 (0.50%) Calabash
8 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.50%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (24.75%) Finance
2 12 (5.94%) Banking
3 9 (4.46%) Retail
4 6 (2.97%) Marketing
4 6 (2.97%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (29.70%) Analyst
2 33 (16.34%) Developer
3 22 (10.89%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.91%) Senior Manager
5 16 (7.92%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.92%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.93%) Consultant
7 13 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (6.44%) C# Developer
8 11 (5.45%) Administrator
9 10 (4.95%) Architect
9 10 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.95%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.46%) Senior SQL Developer
11 8 (3.96%) Data Analyst
11 8 (3.96%) Data Architect
11 8 (3.96%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (3.96%) User Researcher
12 7 (3.47%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.40%) .NET
2 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET
2 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (7.43%) jQuery
3 14 (6.93%) HTML
4 13 (6.44%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (5.94%) Ajax
5 12 (5.94%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 11 (5.45%) XML
7 7 (3.47%) Node.js
7 7 (3.47%) React
8 6 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (2.97%) Web Services
9 5 (2.48%) Redux
10 4 (1.98%) CSS
11 3 (1.49%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.49%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.99%) Middleware
12 2 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.39%) User Experience
2 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.98%) Blog
5 4 (1.98%) NHS
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.49%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.49%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (1.49%) PMI
7 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.99%) BYOD
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
8 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.90%) Windows
2 18 (8.91%) Unix
3 13 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.96%) Linux
6 6 (2.97%) Android
7 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.49%) AIX
8 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (11.39%) TDD
4 17 (8.42%) OOP
4 17 (8.42%) Project Management
5 16 (7.92%) Front End Development
5 16 (7.92%) MVC
6 15 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (7.43%) Scrum
6 15 (7.43%) SOLID
7 14 (6.93%) Analytics
7 14 (6.93%) Microservices
8 13 (6.44%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (6.44%) Change Management
8 13 (6.44%) Coaching
8 13 (6.44%) SDLC
8 13 (6.44%) SOA
9 12 (5.94%) Analytical Thinking
9 12 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.70%) SQL
2 22 (10.89%) Java
3 16 (7.92%) C#
4 15 (7.43%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.96%) PHP
6 7 (3.47%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.97%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.97%) COBOL
8 5 (2.48%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.98%) Python
10 3 (1.49%) C
10 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.50%) ABAP
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (11.39%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.92%) MCSE
4 9 (4.46%) MCITP
5 6 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.49%) PMP
8 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) CCSE
9 1 (0.50%) CISA
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.50%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) ISEB
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.44%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.96%) QA
3 3 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
4 2 (0.99%) GDPR
4 2 (0.99%) PMO
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) vSphere
2 6 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.49%) XenApp
4 3 (1.49%) XenServer
5 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (4.95%) SCOM
2 4 (1.98%) SCCM
3 3 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.50%) Kibana
5 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.41%) Oracle
3 15 (7.43%) SAP
4 13 (6.44%) Sitecore
5 9 (4.46%) RedGate
6 8 (3.96%) NetApp
7 5 (2.48%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.98%) Citrix
8 4 (1.98%) HP
8 4 (1.98%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.98%) IBM
8 4 (1.98%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 4 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.98%) Splunk
9 3 (1.49%) CA
9 3 (1.49%) Cisco
9 3 (1.49%) Cognos
9 3 (1.49%) Informatica
9 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.49%) VMware