Period
to 16 October 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 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 24 22
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 187 185 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.44% 6.33% 7.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.14% 20.09% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 134 195
West Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -11.76% +13.64%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £300
90th Percentile £575 £615 £554
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £32.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.15% +116.67% +57.89%
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.50 £11.60
90th Percentile £25.00 £50.50 £18.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.31 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -27.53% +50.00% +8.62%

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 1,031 921 1,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.01% 31.51% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 645 788
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.74% +9.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £555 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +1.88% -2.44% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 31
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.85 £12.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.83% -4.40%
10th Percentile £10.14 £9.48 £9.58
90th Percentile £25.00 £22.28 £17.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.63 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.04% +1.43% +4.40%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 -10 139 £425 +8.97% 50
Bradford -4 20 £395 +54.90% 14
Halifax -4 6 £428 +25.00% 3
Wakefield -3 3 £220 -43.59% 2
Pudsey +6 2 £450 +4.65%
Huddersfield -13 2 £375 +36.36% 1
Pontefract - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 £325 - 1
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

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

1 90 (48.13%) Problem-Solving
2 64 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (28.88%) Finance
4 34 (18.18%) SQL
4 34 (18.18%) Degree
5 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
5 31 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (12.83%) Web Services
7 22 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 18 (9.63%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (9.63%) Project Management
9 17 (9.09%) Java
9 17 (9.09%) Decision-Making
10 16 (8.56%) SDLC
10 16 (8.56%) Information Security
10 16 (8.56%) Change Management
10 16 (8.56%) Oracle
10 16 (8.56%) Windows
10 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Excel
10 16 (8.56%) ETL
10 16 (8.56%) Analytics
11 15 (8.02%) Security Cleared
12 14 (7.49%) User Experience
12 14 (7.49%) Linux
12 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
13 13 (6.95%) Legal
13 13 (6.95%) Banking
13 13 (6.95%) SQL Server
13 13 (6.95%) JavaScript
13 13 (6.95%) Relational Database

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 11 (5.88%) SAS
2 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.21%) Confluence
3 6 (3.21%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.53%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (9.63%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.21%) Office 365
3 5 (2.67%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.14%) Force.com
4 4 (2.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 4 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.07%) Serverless
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.14%) SMS
3 2 (1.07%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) ATM
4 1 (0.53%) BGP
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) Network Security
4 1 (0.53%) OSPF
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.95%) Relational Database
1 13 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.74%) MongoDB
2 7 (3.74%) MS Access
2 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.14%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.14%) MySQL
6 3 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.60%) Big Data
6 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.60%) Power BI
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.35%) JIRA
2 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.60%) JUnit
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.60%) Subversion
4 2 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.07%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.07%) Maven
4 2 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.07%) ProC
5 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.53%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.53%) Mocha
5 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 54 (28.88%) Finance
2 13 (6.95%) Banking
2 13 (6.95%) Legal
3 12 (6.42%) Marketing
4 11 (5.88%) Retail
5 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.14%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (29.41%) Analyst
2 31 (16.58%) Developer
3 24 (12.83%) Business Analyst
4 17 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 16 (8.56%) User Researcher
6 8 (4.28%) Consultant
6 8 (4.28%) Project Manager
7 7 (3.74%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.21%) Architect
8 6 (3.21%) Designer
8 6 (3.21%) Salesforce Developer
9 5 (2.67%) 1st Line Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (2.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) Administrator
9 5 (2.67%) Security Consultant
10 4 (2.14%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (2.14%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (2.14%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.83%) Web Services
2 10 (5.35%) HTML
3 9 (4.81%) CSS
4 7 (3.74%) XML
5 6 (3.21%) .NET
5 6 (3.21%) Visualforce
6 5 (2.67%) JSON
6 5 (2.67%) REST
6 5 (2.67%) SOAP
7 3 (1.60%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.60%) CSS3
7 3 (1.60%) HTML5
7 3 (1.60%) Node.js
7 3 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.60%) SAML
8 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.07%) jQuery
8 2 (1.07%) Kafka
8 2 (1.07%) Middleware
8 2 (1.07%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
1 14 (7.49%) User Experience
2 9 (4.81%) Virtual Team
3 6 (3.21%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.14%) NHS
5 3 (1.60%) Blog
5 3 (1.60%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.07%) PMI
7 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.53%) PDA
7 1 (0.53%) PKI
7 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.53%) Robotics
7 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.56%) Windows
2 14 (7.49%) Linux
3 11 (5.88%) Unix
4 10 (5.35%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.28%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.74%) Android
6 7 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.21%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.07%) AIX
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.13%) Problem-Solving
2 64 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 18 (9.63%) Project Management
6 17 (9.09%) Decision-Making
7 16 (8.56%) Analytics
7 16 (8.56%) Change Management
7 16 (8.56%) ETL
7 16 (8.56%) Information Security
7 16 (8.56%) SDLC
8 13 (6.95%) Analytical Thinking
8 13 (6.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (6.95%) Time Management
9 12 (6.42%) Market Research
9 12 (6.42%) Psychology
9 12 (6.42%) Usability Testing
9 12 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.42%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.18%) SQL
2 17 (9.09%) Java
3 13 (6.95%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.81%) Python
5 7 (3.74%) Apex Code
5 7 (3.74%) C#
6 6 (3.21%) SOQL
6 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.60%) COBOL
8 3 (1.60%) Perl
8 3 (1.60%) PHP
8 3 (1.60%) Scala
8 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.07%) C
9 2 (1.07%) Delphi
9 2 (1.07%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (18.18%) Degree
2 15 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.28%) CISSP
5 7 (3.74%) CISM
6 6 (3.21%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.60%) CISMP
7 3 (1.60%) CRISC
7 3 (1.60%) ISEB
7 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.60%) SANS
8 2 (1.07%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.07%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.74%) GxP
3 6 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.21%) QA
4 5 (2.67%) SLA
5 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (2.14%) PMO
6 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.53%) GDPR
8 1 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.53%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.07%) Docker
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.60%) SCCM
1 3 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.07%) Ansible
2 2 (1.07%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.07%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.07%) Terraform
2 2 (1.07%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.56%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (3.74%) SAP
3 7 (3.74%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.14%) HP
4 4 (2.14%) McAfee
4 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.14%) Remedy
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco
5 3 (1.60%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.60%) Splunk
5 3 (1.60%) Tableau
6 2 (1.07%) F5
6 2 (1.07%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.07%) IBM
6 2 (1.07%) Intel
6 2 (1.07%) RedGate
6 2 (1.07%) Xamarin