Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 305 329 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.86% 6.15% 6.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.16% 19.36% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 214 315
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £263
90th Percentile £615 £537 £575
England median daily rate £450 £420 £405
% change year-on-year +7.08% +3.77% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.16 £14.41 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.21% +4.31% -9.44%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.67 £11.99
90th Percentile £39.38 £28.87 £17.10
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £18.52
% change year-on-year +12.68% -4.16% +2.89%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1317 1699 1923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.62% 31.75% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1057 1258
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £250 £231 £244
90th Percentile £562 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 73 116
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.19% -5.83%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.98 £9.38
90th Percentile £34.92 £28.75 £23.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.13 £19.35
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.01% +10.26%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Yorkshire

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -5 200 £375 -10.71% 64
South Yorkshire +12 85 £494 +10.39% 15
North Yorkshire +15 17 £375 +30.43% 7
East Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
Humberside 0 1 £400 -1.23%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 99 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.87%) Finance
3 68 (22.30%) SQL
4 42 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (13.44%) Banking
6 39 (12.79%) Microsoft
7 36 (11.80%) Unix
7 36 (11.80%) Degree
8 33 (10.82%) Windows
8 33 (10.82%) SQL Server
9 31 (10.16%) Project Management
10 30 (9.84%) Business Analysis
10 30 (9.84%) Analytics
11 27 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
11 27 (8.85%) SMS
12 25 (8.20%) Java
13 24 (7.87%) Management Information System
13 24 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (7.54%) User Experience
14 23 (7.54%) TDD
15 22 (7.21%) Test Scripting
15 22 (7.21%) Test Automation
15 22 (7.21%) Scrum
15 22 (7.21%) Oracle
15 22 (7.21%) .NET
16 21 (6.89%) Mentoring
17 20 (6.56%) Collaborative Working
17 20 (6.56%) SAS
18 19 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (6.23%) Data Quality

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (6.56%) SAS
2 14 (4.59%) CMS
3 13 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.28%) Apache Solr
5 10 (3.28%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.62%) IIS
6 8 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.66%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) CICS
10 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.33%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 27 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.98%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.98%) SAP EWM
2 3 (0.98%) SAP WM
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.33%) Actimize
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.33%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.33%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.62%) OpenDNS
2 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) GitHub
3 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.98%) Office 365
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.66%) Heroku
4 2 (0.66%) npm
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.85%) SMS
2 17 (5.57%) DNS
3 7 (2.30%) Firewall
4 5 (1.64%) NetScaler
4 5 (1.64%) WAN
5 4 (1.31%) Internet
5 4 (1.31%) MPLS
5 4 (1.31%) VPN
6 3 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.98%) HTTP
6 3 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.98%) Wireless
7 2 (0.66%) SAN
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.33%) NAS
8 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.25%) MongoDB
3 15 (4.92%) Big Data
4 14 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.28%) QlikView
6 10 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.62%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.62%) Maltego
8 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.97%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.97%) Data Lake
8 6 (1.97%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.97%) HBase
8 6 (1.97%) Pentaho
8 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (2.62%) JIRA
3 8 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.30%) Selenium
4 7 (2.30%) WebDriver
5 6 (1.97%) AppVeyor
5 6 (1.97%) CircleCI
5 6 (1.97%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.97%) ERwin
5 6 (1.97%) Hudson
6 3 (0.98%) JMeter
6 3 (0.98%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.66%) Gatling
8 1 (0.33%) Calabash
8 1 (0.33%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.33%) MSTest
8 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 85 (27.87%) Finance
2 41 (13.44%) Banking
3 18 (5.90%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.61%) Retail
5 8 (2.62%) Legal
6 7 (2.30%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.97%) Marketing
8 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.66%) Games
10 2 (0.66%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.33%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (35.41%) Analyst
2 47 (15.41%) Business Analyst
3 35 (11.48%) Developer
4 20 (6.56%) Consultant
5 18 (5.90%) Project Manager
5 18 (5.90%) Senior Manager
5 18 (5.90%) User Researcher
6 16 (5.25%) .NET Developer
6 16 (5.25%) Administrator
7 13 (4.26%) Architect
7 13 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 12 (3.93%) Data Analyst
8 12 (3.93%) IT Analyst
9 11 (3.61%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (3.28%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.28%) SQL Developer
11 9 (2.95%) Digital User Researcher
11 9 (2.95%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.21%) .NET
2 15 (4.92%) ASP.NET
2 15 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (4.92%) HTML
2 15 (4.92%) jQuery
3 13 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (4.26%) XML
4 12 (3.93%) Ajax
4 12 (3.93%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 8 (2.62%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (2.62%) Web Services
6 7 (2.30%) Node.js
6 7 (2.30%) React
7 6 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.64%) Redux
8 5 (1.64%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.98%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.98%) CSS
9 3 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.87%) Management Information System
2 23 (7.54%) User Experience
3 12 (3.93%) Blog
4 11 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (2.30%) NHS
6 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.97%) Minimum Viable Product
7 5 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.31%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.98%) BYOD
9 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (0.98%) HP Storage
9 3 (0.98%) PMI
10 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.80%) Unix
2 33 (10.82%) Windows
3 17 (5.57%) Linux
3 17 (5.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.62%) Android
6 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.98%) AIX
8 3 (0.98%) Solaris
8 3 (0.98%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (10.16%) Project Management
4 30 (9.84%) Analytics
4 30 (9.84%) Business Analysis
5 24 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (7.54%) TDD
7 22 (7.21%) Scrum
7 22 (7.21%) Test Automation
7 22 (7.21%) Test Scripting
8 21 (6.89%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.56%) Collaborative Working
10 19 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (5.90%) Analytical Thinking
12 17 (5.57%) Investment Management
12 17 (5.57%) OOP
13 16 (5.25%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (5.25%) Front End Development
13 16 (5.25%) MVC
13 16 (5.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.30%) SQL
2 25 (8.20%) Java
3 17 (5.57%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.25%) C#
4 16 (5.25%) T-SQL
5 11 (3.61%) Python
6 10 (3.28%) PHP
7 9 (2.95%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.95%) Perl
7 9 (2.95%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.30%) COBOL
8 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.98%) C
9 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.33%) ABAP
10 1 (0.33%) JCL
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (11.80%) Degree
2 18 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.57%) MCSE
4 10 (3.28%) PMP
5 9 (2.95%) MCITP
6 8 (2.62%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.31%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.98%) CISM
8 3 (0.98%) CISSP
8 3 (0.98%) CRISC
8 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) CEH
9 2 (0.66%) ISEB
9 2 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.33%) CCSE
10 1 (0.33%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.23%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.26%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.98%) GDPR
3 3 (0.98%) IFRS
3 3 (0.98%) IFRS 9
3 3 (0.98%) SLA
4 2 (0.66%) Basel II
4 2 (0.66%) COREP
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) GCP
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.62%) vSphere
2 8 (2.62%) XenApp
3 5 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (1.64%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.98%) XenServer
6 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.28%) SCOM
2 6 (1.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (1.64%) SCCM
4 4 (1.31%) Kibana
4 4 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.98%) Nessus
5 3 (0.98%) Nmap
5 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.21%) Oracle
3 16 (5.25%) SAP
4 13 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 12 (3.93%) Citrix
6 11 (3.61%) NetApp
7 9 (2.95%) RedGate
8 8 (2.62%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.30%) Splunk
9 7 (2.30%) Tableau
10 6 (1.97%) CA
10 6 (1.97%) Cisco
10 6 (1.97%) Informatica
11 5 (1.64%) HP
11 5 (1.64%) IBM
11 5 (1.64%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.31%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.31%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 4 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.31%) VMware