Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 181 203 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.28% 6.72% 6.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.39% 22.86% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 154 159
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £257 £254 £303
90th Percentile £560 £615 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 2 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.24 £32.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.72% +73.84% +83.28%
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.50 £12.44
90th Percentile £25.00 £50.50 £24.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.28 £15.16 £14.41
% change year-on-year +27.19% +5.21% +4.31%

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 1,041 888 1,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.34% 29.37% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 621 698
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £556 £556 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £410 £400
% change year-on-year - +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 34 42
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.15 £15.08 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.13% +3.97% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.65 £9.60
90th Percentile £23.16 £21.23 £24.17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +5.00%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -6 133 £425 +13.33% 59
Bradford -12 22 £380 +46.15% 20
Halifax +2 8 £405 -3.86% 3
Wakefield 0 2 £220 -44.30% 3
Bingley - 2 £350 - 1
Pudsey +5 1 £440 -18.23% 1
Huddersfield -15 1 £375 +36.36% 1
Analytical Skills
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 77 (42.54%) Problem-Solving
2 55 (30.39%) Finance
3 53 (29.28%) SQL
4 51 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (19.89%) Microsoft
6 30 (16.57%) Degree
7 29 (16.02%) SQL Server
8 25 (13.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 25 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (12.15%) Web Services
10 21 (11.60%) ETL
11 19 (10.50%) Linux
12 18 (9.94%) Validation
12 18 (9.94%) Business Analysis
13 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Office
14 16 (8.84%) Analytical Thinking
15 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (8.29%) Migration
15 15 (8.29%) Scrum
15 15 (8.29%) Relational Database
16 14 (7.73%) Data Quality
16 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
16 14 (7.73%) Windows
16 14 (7.73%) Java
16 14 (7.73%) Decision-Making
17 13 (7.18%) C#
17 13 (7.18%) Oracle
17 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (7.18%) Data Analysis
17 13 (7.18%) Amazon AWS

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 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.97%) SAS
3 6 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.76%) Confluence
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.55%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.42%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.55%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.55%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.76%) Amazon S3
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.21%) Force.com
3 4 (2.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 4 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.66%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.66%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.66%) Serverless
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.10%) Office 365
5 2 (1.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.87%) Firewall
2 2 (1.10%) BGP
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.10%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) OSPF
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.55%) LAN
3 1 (0.55%) MPLS
3 1 (0.55%) NX-OS
3 1 (0.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.55%) VPLS
3 1 (0.55%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.29%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.87%) MS Access
7 6 (3.31%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.76%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.76%) QlikView
8 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.21%) Big Data
9 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.66%) MySQL
10 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (6.08%) JIRA
2 8 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.21%) Subversion
4 3 (1.66%) JUnit
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.10%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.10%) Maven
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.10%) ProC
6 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (30.39%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Banking
3 11 (6.08%) Marketing
4 10 (5.52%) Legal
5 7 (3.87%) Retail
6 4 (2.21%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.66%) Back Office
7 3 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (35.91%) Analyst
2 32 (17.68%) Developer
3 24 (13.26%) Data Analyst
4 23 (12.71%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.08%) Architect
5 11 (6.08%) User Researcher
6 9 (4.97%) Consultant
6 9 (4.97%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (4.42%) Information Analyst
8 7 (3.87%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (3.87%) SQL Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Salesforce Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.76%) Administrator
10 5 (2.76%) Data Manager
10 5 (2.76%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.76%) Security Consultant
10 5 (2.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.76%) SQL Data Analyst
11 4 (2.21%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.15%) Web Services
2 10 (5.52%) XML
3 9 (4.97%) .NET
4 8 (4.42%) HTML
5 7 (3.87%) CSS
6 6 (3.31%) SOAP
6 6 (3.31%) Visualforce
7 5 (2.76%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.76%) JSON
7 5 (2.76%) REST
8 4 (2.21%) J2EE
8 4 (2.21%) Middleware
9 3 (1.66%) .NET Core
9 3 (1.66%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.66%) Kafka
9 3 (1.66%) RxJS
10 2 (1.10%) CSS3
10 2 (1.10%) jQuery
10 2 (1.10%) OC4J
10 2 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.52%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.97%) User Experience
4 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.31%) NHS
5 5 (2.76%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.66%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.10%) Blog
8 2 (1.10%) PMI
9 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.55%) PKI
9 1 (0.55%) Robotics
9 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.50%) Linux
2 14 (7.73%) Windows
3 11 (6.08%) Unix
4 6 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.21%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.66%) AIX
6 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.55%) Android
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (42.54%) Problem-Solving
2 51 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (11.60%) ETL
5 18 (9.94%) Business Analysis
5 18 (9.94%) Validation
6 16 (8.84%) Analytical Thinking
7 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.29%) Migration
7 15 (8.29%) Scrum
8 14 (7.73%) Decision-Making
9 13 (7.18%) Data Analysis
10 12 (6.63%) Analytics
10 12 (6.63%) Change Management
10 12 (6.63%) Information Security
10 12 (6.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (6.63%) Time Management
10 12 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (6.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 12 (6.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.28%) SQL
2 14 (7.73%) Java
3 13 (7.18%) C#
4 12 (6.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.63%) Python
5 7 (3.87%) Apex Code
6 6 (3.31%) SOQL
7 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.21%) Perl
8 4 (2.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.21%) VBA
9 3 (1.66%) Scala
9 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.66%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.10%) C
10 2 (1.10%) COBOL
10 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) Delphi
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (16.57%) Degree
2 8 (4.42%) CISSP
3 7 (3.87%) CISM
4 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.66%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.66%) ISEB
5 3 (1.66%) MCITP
5 3 (1.66%) MCSE
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.66%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.10%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) CCIE
7 1 (0.55%) CCNP
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.55%) CRISC
7 1 (0.55%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.87%) GxP
3 6 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.31%) PMO
4 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.66%) QA
6 2 (1.10%) P3O
6 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.10%) SLA
7 1 (0.55%) GDPR
7 1 (0.55%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (1.66%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) Docker
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 3 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.66%) SCCM
1 3 (1.66%) Terraform
2 2 (1.10%) Ansible
2 2 (1.10%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (19.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle
3 8 (4.42%) SAP
4 7 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.87%) Splunk
5 6 (3.31%) Cisco
5 6 (3.31%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.76%) HP
7 4 (2.21%) Brocade
7 4 (2.21%) McAfee
7 4 (2.21%) RedGate
8 3 (1.66%) Adobe
8 3 (1.66%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.66%) Remedy
8 3 (1.66%) Tableau
9 2 (1.10%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.10%) Microgen
10 1 (0.55%) Proofpoint
10 1 (0.55%) Sitecore