Period
to 22 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 22 February 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 23 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 181 66 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.21% 6.31% 6.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.28% 23.74% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 47 73
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +15.86% -9.38%
10th Percentile £385 £309 £188
90th Percentile £588 £491 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £403 £377
% change year-on-year +11.80% +6.83% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £34.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +161.54% +18.18%
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +86.05% +72.00% -28.57%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 640 278 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.57% 26.58% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 188 293
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +14.12%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £204
90th Percentile £625 £593 £607
South West median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £23.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.17% +80.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £20.15 £18.25 £6.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £37.90 £14.00
South West median hourly rate £41.27 £32.50 £34.88
% change year-on-year +26.97% -6.81% -8.52%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Wiltshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Wiltshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Wiltshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Wiltshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Swindon -5 81 £425 +1.19% 13
Salisbury +6 49 £550 - 6
Corsham -3 30 £525 +11.11% 4
Chippenham -5 3 £375 +10.29% 5
Analytical Skills
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 85 (46.96%) Security Cleared
2 68 (37.57%) Critical Thinking
3 66 (36.46%) Linux
4 63 (34.81%) Python
5 49 (27.07%) Microsoft
5 49 (27.07%) SC Cleared
6 47 (25.97%) Information Security
7 45 (24.86%) DV Cleared
8 40 (22.10%) JSP 440
8 40 (22.10%) SQL
8 40 (22.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (20.99%) IT Strategy
11 37 (20.44%) HMG Infosec
11 37 (20.44%) Technical Architecture
12 35 (19.34%) Web Services
13 34 (18.78%) Data Architecture
14 32 (17.68%) Finance
15 30 (16.57%) C
15 30 (16.57%) C++
15 30 (16.57%) Java
15 30 (16.57%) PowerShell
16 29 (16.02%) SOAP
16 29 (16.02%) Data Science
16 29 (16.02%) Problem-Solving
17 28 (15.47%) TOGAF
17 28 (15.47%) Software Engineering
18 27 (14.92%) Enterprise Architecture
18 27 (14.92%) JSON
18 27 (14.92%) DSDM

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 20 (11.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.76%) Confluence
3 2 (1.10%) Apache
3 2 (1.10%) CMS
3 2 (1.10%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.55%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.55%) SAS
4 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) BASE24
1 4 (2.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Office 365
2 4 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.66%) SaaS
4 2 (1.10%) GitHub
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) Firewall
1 4 (2.21%) Skype
2 2 (1.10%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.55%) BGP
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) IOS XR
3 1 (0.55%) LAN
3 1 (0.55%) MPLS
3 1 (0.55%) OSPF
3 1 (0.55%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.55%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) VSAN
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) Big Data
2 22 (12.15%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.31%) Data Mining
5 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.76%) Power BI
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.10%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.55%) MS Access
10 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.55%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (5.52%) HP UFT
2 9 (4.97%) Selenium
3 7 (3.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.87%) JIRA
4 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.76%) JMeter
6 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.66%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.10%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.10%) Grunt
8 2 (1.10%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.55%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.55%) TestRail
9 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (17.68%) Finance
2 25 (13.81%) Banking
3 18 (9.94%) Military
4 2 (1.10%) Billing
4 2 (1.10%) Electronics
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (37.02%) Architect
2 46 (25.41%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (13.81%) Administrator
4 22 (12.15%) Analyst
5 13 (7.18%) Applications Architect
6 12 (6.63%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.63%) Developer
6 12 (6.63%) Information Architect
7 10 (5.52%) Security Architect
8 8 (4.42%) Automation Tester
8 8 (4.42%) Lead Architect
8 8 (4.42%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.42%) Security Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.42%) Tester
9 6 (3.31%) Consultant
10 5 (2.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (2.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 5 (2.76%) Test Engineer
11 4 (2.21%) CyberArk Engineer
11 4 (2.21%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.34%) Web Services
2 29 (16.02%) SOAP
3 27 (14.92%) JSON
3 27 (14.92%) JSP
3 27 (14.92%) XML
4 5 (2.76%) .NET
4 5 (2.76%) OAuth
5 4 (2.21%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.21%) REST
6 3 (1.66%) J2EE
6 3 (1.66%) OAuth2
6 3 (1.66%) OpenID
6 3 (1.66%) SAML
7 2 (1.10%) Android NDK
7 2 (1.10%) CSS
7 2 (1.10%) HTML
7 2 (1.10%) HTML5
7 2 (1.10%) jQuery
7 2 (1.10%) Middleware
7 2 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.81%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.63%) Taxonomies
3 4 (2.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.21%) SWIFT
3 4 (2.21%) Tandem
4 3 (1.66%) PKI
5 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.10%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.10%) NHS
5 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.55%) Robotics
6 1 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (36.46%) Linux
2 22 (12.15%) Unix
3 14 (7.73%) Windows
4 13 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.76%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.66%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.10%) Android
7 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.57%) Critical Thinking
2 47 (25.97%) Information Security
3 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.99%) IT Strategy
5 37 (20.44%) Technical Architecture
6 34 (18.78%) Data Architecture
7 29 (16.02%) Data Science
7 29 (16.02%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (15.47%) Software Engineering
8 28 (15.47%) TOGAF
9 27 (14.92%) DSDM
9 27 (14.92%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (12.15%) Experimental Design
10 22 (12.15%) Statistical Analysis
11 18 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (9.39%) Infrastructure Management
13 16 (8.84%) Configuration Management
13 16 (8.84%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
15 13 (7.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.81%) Python
2 40 (22.10%) SQL
3 30 (16.57%) C
3 30 (16.57%) C++
3 30 (16.57%) Java
3 30 (16.57%) PowerShell
4 23 (12.71%) R
5 6 (3.31%) VB
6 4 (2.21%) C#
7 3 (1.66%) VBScript
8 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.55%) PHP
9 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 85 (46.96%) Security Cleared
2 49 (27.07%) SC Cleared
3 45 (24.86%) DV Cleared
4 19 (10.50%) Degree
5 14 (7.73%) RHCE
6 10 (5.52%) CISA
6 10 (5.52%) CISM
6 10 (5.52%) CISSP
7 6 (3.31%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (3.31%) ISSAP
7 6 (3.31%) ISSEP
8 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.66%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.10%) APMP
10 2 (1.10%) CCNA
10 2 (1.10%) CCNP
10 2 (1.10%) MCSE
10 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.10%) OCA
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 40 (22.10%) JSP 440
2 37 (20.44%) HMG Infosec
3 8 (4.42%) QA
4 6 (3.31%) Def Stans
5 3 (1.66%) PMO
6 2 (1.10%) JTAG
6 2 (1.10%) SLA
7 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.10%) Firmware
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (7.18%) Puppet
2 12 (6.63%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (2.76%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (1.66%) HP ALM
4 3 (1.66%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 3 (1.66%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.10%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.55%) Ansible
6 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.15%) Teradata
3 14 (7.73%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.31%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.31%) SAP
5 5 (2.76%) CA
5 5 (2.76%) Cisco
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle
6 4 (2.21%) CyberArk
7 3 (1.66%) HP
7 3 (1.66%) NetIQ
7 3 (1.66%) VMware
8 2 (1.10%) McAfee
9 1 (0.55%) Juniper
9 1 (0.55%) Tableau