Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 40 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -12
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 160 182 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.61% 5.38% 5.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.91% 20.85% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 132 108
West Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £229 £239 £248
90th Percentile £475 £550 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.32 £13.91 £34.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -59.38% +101.41%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £17.51 £26.12
% change year-on-year -11.45% -32.98% +45.11%

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 846 873 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.67% 25.83% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 573 609
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £264 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 19 24
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% +0.35% -8.39%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.74 £8.66
90th Percentile £25.25 £28.60 £32.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.53 £13.68
% change year-on-year -2.31% +28.14% -13.14%

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 17 June 2019.

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
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 17 June 2019. 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 +4 96 £421 -1.06% 21
Bradford 0 21 £313 -21.88%
Halifax -1 14 £371 -11.34% 1
Wakefield +5 8 £425 +142.86%
Huddersfield +5 3 £260 -25.71% 1
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 50 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 50 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (26.25%) SQL
3 40 (25.00%) Finance
4 37 (23.13%) Microsoft
5 23 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (11.88%) Scrum
8 18 (11.25%) Business Analysis
9 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 15 (9.38%) SAP
10 15 (9.38%) Windows
10 15 (9.38%) Analytics
11 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (7.50%) Data Modelling
13 12 (7.50%) Change Management
13 12 (7.50%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (6.88%) Visualisation
14 11 (6.88%) User Stories
14 11 (6.88%) Linux
14 11 (6.88%) Java
14 11 (6.88%) Workshop Facilitation
15 10 (6.25%) Decision-Making
15 10 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (6.25%) Unix
15 10 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 8 (5.00%) SAS
2 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.13%) CICS
4 3 (1.88%) Confluence
5 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.63%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.25%) JDE World
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.63%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (1.88%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.88%) Office 365
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.63%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.63%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) Skype
2 3 (1.88%) LAN
2 3 (1.88%) WAN
3 2 (1.25%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.25%) Firewall
3 2 (1.25%) Intranet
3 2 (1.25%) Network Security
3 2 (1.25%) Wireless
3 2 (1.25%) WLAN
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.38%) SAP HANA
6 6 (3.75%) DB2
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.13%) Big Data
7 5 (3.13%) Data Lake
8 4 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.50%) Power BI
8 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 40 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.25%) Retail
3 9 (5.63%) Games
4 7 (4.38%) Legal
5 6 (3.75%) Banking
6 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.88%) Marketing
7 3 (1.88%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (40.00%) Analyst
2 25 (15.63%) Data Analyst
2 25 (15.63%) Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.63%) IAM Specialist
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (4.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (3.75%) Architect
7 6 (3.75%) Consultant
7 6 (3.75%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.13%) COBOL Developer
8 5 (3.13%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 5 (3.13%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Business Change Manager
9 4 (2.50%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Security Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Supply Chain Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.63%) LDAP
2 4 (2.50%) .NET
3 3 (1.88%) J2EE
3 3 (1.88%) Spring
3 3 (1.88%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
4 2 (1.25%) HTML5
4 2 (1.25%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (1.25%) Middleware
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) CSS3
5 1 (0.63%) EDI
5 1 (0.63%) Handlebars
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) JSON
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
1 10 (6.25%) User Experience
2 6 (3.75%) NHS
3 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.88%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.38%) Windows
2 11 (6.88%) Linux
3 10 (6.25%) Unix
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 50 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (11.88%) Scrum
4 18 (11.25%) Business Analysis
5 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (9.38%) Analytics
7 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
8 12 (7.50%) Change Management
8 12 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 11 (6.88%) User Stories
9 11 (6.88%) Visualisation
9 11 (6.88%) Workshop Facilitation
10 10 (6.25%) Decision-Making
11 9 (5.63%) ERP
12 8 (5.00%) Migration
12 8 (5.00%) Project Management
12 8 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.25%) SQL
2 11 (6.88%) Java
3 5 (3.13%) COBOL
3 5 (3.13%) JCL
3 5 (3.13%) Python
3 5 (3.13%) R
4 4 (2.50%) VB
5 3 (1.88%) C#
5 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.88%) VB6
6 2 (1.25%) C
6 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.25%) RPG
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.63%) VBA
7 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.63%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) CISM
2 5 (3.13%) CISSP
3 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) PMP
4 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) ACCA
5 2 (1.25%) CCDA
5 2 (1.25%) CCNP
5 2 (1.25%) CIMA
5 2 (1.25%) CISA
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CBAP
6 1 (0.63%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.63%) CISMP
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.88%) GDPR
2 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.88%) Docker
4 2 (1.25%) XenApp
5 1 (0.63%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.38%) SAP
3 10 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 9 (5.63%) IBM
5 7 (4.38%) Oracle
6 6 (3.75%) Tableau
7 5 (3.13%) VMware
8 4 (2.50%) CODA
9 3 (1.88%) Adobe
9 3 (1.88%) Citrix
9 3 (1.88%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.88%) Splunk
10 2 (1.25%) Google
10 2 (1.25%) HP
10 2 (1.25%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.25%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.63%) Altiris
11 1 (0.63%) Ariba
11 1 (0.63%) Dell
11 1 (0.63%) Wyse