Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 23 21
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 261 277 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.35% 6.52% 7.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.82% 21.03% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 187 265
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £205 £263 £293
90th Percentile £588 £615 £550
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.31 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.53% +50.00% +8.62%
10th Percentile £13.38 £12.25 £12.69
90th Percentile £25.00 £48.75 £26.20
England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.06 £19.23
% change year-on-year -10.27% +4.32% +3.83%

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 1,465 1,317 1,853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.03% 31.00% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 862 1,147
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £254 £258 £257
90th Percentile £575 £550 £555
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 55 67
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +4.40%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.20 £10.90
90th Percentile £27.41 £26.25 £28.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 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
West Yorkshire -10 188 £425 +13.33% 86
South Yorkshire -8 56 £361 -26.87% 12
North Yorkshire -6 13 £300 -20.00% 21
East Yorkshire +1 3 - - 5
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 101 (38.70%) Problem-Solving
2 83 (31.80%) Finance
3 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (20.69%) SQL
5 43 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (14.94%) Degree
7 35 (13.41%) Microsoft
8 31 (11.88%) Analytics
9 29 (11.11%) Oracle
10 25 (9.58%) Web Services
11 23 (8.81%) SQL Server
11 23 (8.81%) Project Management
11 23 (8.81%) Business Analysis
12 22 (8.43%) Java
12 22 (8.43%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (8.43%) Decision-Making
13 21 (8.05%) Python
13 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
13 21 (8.05%) SAS
14 20 (7.66%) Data Analysis
14 20 (7.66%) SDLC
15 19 (7.28%) Linux
15 19 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (7.28%) Change Management
16 18 (6.90%) Unix
16 18 (6.90%) Windows
17 17 (6.51%) ETL
17 17 (6.51%) Relational Database
17 17 (6.51%) User Experience
18 16 (6.13%) Analytical Thinking

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 21 (8.05%) SAS
2 10 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.30%) Confluence
4 6 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.38%) JBoss
7 1 (0.38%) Mule
7 1 (0.38%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (8.43%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.77%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.30%) Office 365
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.53%) Force.com
4 4 (1.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 4 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.77%) Serverless
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) SMS
2 5 (1.92%) HTTP
2 5 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) ATM
4 1 (0.38%) BGP
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.38%) Firewall
4 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.38%) Network Security
4 1 (0.38%) OSPF
4 1 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 11 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.83%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.07%) QlikView
6 8 (3.07%) Spotfire
6 8 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.68%) MS Access
7 7 (2.68%) MySQL
8 6 (2.30%) Big Data
9 5 (1.92%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.92%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.92%) HBase
9 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.98%) JIRA
3 5 (1.92%) Maven
4 4 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.15%) Ant
5 3 (1.15%) Gradle
5 3 (1.15%) JUnit
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.15%) Subversion
6 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.77%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.77%) ERwin
6 2 (0.77%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.77%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.77%) ProC
General
1 83 (31.80%) Finance
2 15 (5.75%) Banking
2 15 (5.75%) Legal
3 13 (4.98%) Marketing
4 11 (4.21%) Retail
5 8 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Law
7 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) German Language
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 77 (29.50%) Analyst
2 42 (16.09%) Developer
3 28 (10.73%) Data Analyst
4 25 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 16 (6.13%) User Researcher
6 12 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 12 (4.60%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.21%) Architect
7 11 (4.21%) Consultant
8 8 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (2.68%) Administrator
10 6 (2.30%) Designer
10 6 (2.30%) Desktop Support
10 6 (2.30%) IT Analyst
10 6 (2.30%) Salesforce Developer
10 6 (2.30%) Test Analyst
11 5 (1.92%) 1st Line Engineer
11 5 (1.92%) Finance Business Analyst
11 5 (1.92%) IT Support
11 5 (1.92%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.58%) Web Services
2 11 (4.21%) HTML
3 10 (3.83%) .NET
3 10 (3.83%) CSS
4 7 (2.68%) Middleware
4 7 (2.68%) XML
5 6 (2.30%) Kafka
5 6 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (2.30%) REST
5 6 (2.30%) Visualforce
6 5 (1.92%) JSON
6 5 (1.92%) SOAP
7 4 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (1.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.53%) CSS3
7 4 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (1.53%) HTML5
7 4 (1.53%) SAML
8 3 (1.15%) Node.js
8 3 (1.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.51%) User Experience
2 14 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.83%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.83%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.07%) NHS
5 6 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.15%) Blog
8 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.15%) PMI
9 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.77%) iSeries
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.28%) Linux
2 18 (6.90%) Unix
2 18 (6.90%) Windows
3 11 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.07%) Mac OS
4 8 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.68%) Android
6 6 (2.30%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.15%) AIX
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.77%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) SUSE
9 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.70%) Problem-Solving
2 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (11.88%) Analytics
5 23 (8.81%) Business Analysis
5 23 (8.81%) Project Management
6 22 (8.43%) Decision-Making
7 20 (7.66%) Data Analysis
7 20 (7.66%) SDLC
8 19 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (7.28%) Change Management
9 17 (6.51%) ETL
10 16 (6.13%) Analytical Thinking
10 16 (6.13%) Data Modelling
10 16 (6.13%) Information Security
10 16 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.98%) Time Management
12 13 (4.98%) Visualisation
12 13 (4.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.69%) SQL
2 22 (8.43%) Java
3 21 (8.05%) Python
4 14 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.45%) C#
5 9 (3.45%) R
6 7 (2.68%) Apex Code
7 6 (2.30%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.30%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.30%) SOQL
7 6 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.92%) Perl
9 3 (1.15%) C
9 3 (1.15%) COBOL
9 3 (1.15%) PHP
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby
9 3 (1.15%) Scala
10 2 (0.77%) Delphi
10 2 (0.77%) Java 8
10 2 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (14.94%) Degree
2 16 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.45%) CISSP
5 8 (3.07%) CISM
6 7 (2.68%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.92%) ISEB
8 4 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.53%) CRISC
8 4 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.53%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.15%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.15%) CISMP
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.15%) SANS
10 2 (0.77%) CBAP
10 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.36%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.21%) QA
3 8 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.68%) GxP
5 6 (2.30%) PMO
5 6 (2.30%) SLA
6 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.77%) P3O
8 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.38%) GDPR
9 1 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 6 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.15%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.77%) Docker
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Ansible
1 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.15%) Aspera SmartTrack
2 3 (1.15%) SCCM
3 2 (0.77%) Control-M
3 2 (0.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.77%) Puppet
3 2 (0.77%) Terraform
3 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.11%) Oracle
3 12 (4.60%) Tableau
4 9 (3.45%) SAP
5 8 (3.07%) Datameer
5 8 (3.07%) Teradata
6 7 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.68%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.30%) Cisco
7 6 (2.30%) HP
8 5 (1.92%) McAfee
8 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.53%) Remedy
10 3 (1.15%) Adobe
10 3 (1.15%) Fujitsu
10 3 (1.15%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 3 (1.15%) Lotus
10 3 (1.15%) Splunk
11 2 (0.77%) F5