Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Thinking
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 146 155
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 13 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 19
West Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £333 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.81% -21.76% +25.00%
10th Percentile £243 £264 £321
90th Percentile £500 £574 £502
Yorkshire median daily rate £245 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -42.35% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -

Analytical Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,027 2,532 3,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.12% 86.45% 88.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,067 1,749 2,215
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £545 £539
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 57 59
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in West Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Thinking in West Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Thinking in West Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Thinking in West Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 -6 13 £250 -24.81% 2
Analytical Thinking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 8 (61.54%) Virtual Team
4 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) GxP
4 7 (53.85%) Legal
5 6 (46.15%) MS Access
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
6 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (15.38%) SOQL
9 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
9 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 2 (15.38%) RedGate
9 2 (15.38%) REST

Analytical Thinking
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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Legal
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
2 1 (7.69%) PySpark
2 1 (7.69%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (61.54%) Time Management
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) SOQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) GxP
2 2 (15.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) RedGate
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau