Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 21 34
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13 -15
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 257 322 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.45% 6.65% 5.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 23.30% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 228 149
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £234 £250 £243
90th Percentile £503 £575 £543
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.56 £17.01 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.04% -5.53% +7.46%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.52 £13.17
90th Percentile £23.76 £20.17 £30.99
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -8.78% +5.16%

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 1,371 1,382 1,378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.08% 28.55% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 895 853
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £275
90th Percentile £573 £550 £566
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 49 57
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +23.24% -9.84%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.80 £8.85
90th Percentile £32.38 £42.75 £30.10
England median hourly rate £21.60 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +0.47% +4.88% -2.38%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 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
West Yorkshire +7 188 £400 - 18
South Yorkshire -46 43 £431 -4.17% 5
North Yorkshire +1 18 £469 +38.89% 3
East Yorkshire -3 5 £205 -54.44%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 98 (38.13%) Problem-Solving
2 73 (28.40%) Finance
3 68 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.46%) SQL
4 51 (19.84%) Microsoft
5 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Excel
6 30 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (11.67%) SQL Server
7 29 (11.28%) Scrum
8 26 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (9.73%) Business Analysis
10 24 (9.34%) SAP
11 23 (8.95%) Migration
11 23 (8.95%) Data Analysis
12 22 (8.56%) Analytics
12 22 (8.56%) Decision-Making
13 21 (8.17%) Degree
14 20 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
14 20 (7.78%) Windows
15 19 (7.39%) Linux
15 19 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (7.00%) .NET
17 17 (6.61%) User Stories
18 16 (6.23%) Banking
18 16 (6.23%) Analytical Thinking
19 15 (5.84%) Oracle
19 15 (5.84%) Java
19 15 (5.84%) Unix
20 14 (5.45%) Project Management
20 14 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 11 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.72%) SAS
3 6 (2.33%) Confluence
4 5 (1.95%) CICS
5 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.78%) JDE World
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.78%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.39%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.72%) Office 365
3 6 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.56%) IaaS
5 3 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.17%) PaaS
5 3 (1.17%) Serverless
6 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.39%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.39%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.67%) Firewall
2 6 (2.33%) LAN
2 6 (2.33%) Skype
3 4 (1.56%) WAN
3 4 (1.56%) WLAN
4 3 (1.17%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.78%) Internet
5 2 (0.78%) Intranet
5 2 (0.78%) Network Security
5 2 (0.78%) VoIP
5 2 (0.78%) Wireless
6 1 (0.39%) BGP
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.39%) MPLS
6 1 (0.39%) SAN
6 1 (0.39%) VPLS
6 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (3.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (3.50%) DB2
5 9 (3.50%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.72%) Big Data
6 7 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.72%) SAP HANA
6 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.95%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.95%) QlikView
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.33%) JIRA
2 5 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.39%) JMeter
4 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 73 (28.40%) Finance
2 16 (6.23%) Banking
3 11 (4.28%) Retail
4 9 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.72%) Legal
6 6 (2.33%) Marketing
7 5 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.95%) Games
8 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.17%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (37.74%) Analyst
2 36 (14.01%) Developer
3 32 (12.45%) Business Analyst
3 32 (12.45%) Data Analyst
4 24 (9.34%) Architect
5 13 (5.06%) User Researcher
6 12 (4.67%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (3.50%) Consultant
7 9 (3.50%) Technical Architect
8 8 (3.11%) Administrator
8 8 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.72%) IT Analyst
9 7 (2.72%) Project Manager
9 7 (2.72%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 7 (2.72%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (2.72%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (2.33%) Information Analyst
10 6 (2.33%) Security Analyst
11 5 (1.95%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.00%) .NET
2 7 (2.72%) LDAP
3 5 (1.95%) J2EE
3 5 (1.95%) Middleware
4 4 (1.56%) Web Services
4 4 (1.56%) XML
5 3 (1.17%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.17%) HTML
5 3 (1.17%) JSON
5 3 (1.17%) React
5 3 (1.17%) RESTful
5 3 (1.17%) Spring
5 3 (1.17%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.78%) .NET Core
6 2 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.78%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.78%) Node.js
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.78%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.06%) Management Information System
1 13 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (4.67%) User Experience
3 9 (3.50%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.50%) NHS
4 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.56%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.17%) PKI
6 2 (0.78%) Clustering
6 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.39%) Fintech
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.78%) Windows
2 19 (7.39%) Linux
3 15 (5.84%) Unix
4 7 (2.72%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.17%) AIX
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.78%) CentOS
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (38.13%) Problem-Solving
2 68 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (11.28%) Scrum
5 26 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (9.73%) Business Analysis
7 23 (8.95%) Data Analysis
7 23 (8.95%) Migration
8 22 (8.56%) Analytics
8 22 (8.56%) Decision-Making
9 17 (6.61%) User Stories
10 16 (6.23%) Analytical Thinking
11 14 (5.45%) Project Management
11 14 (5.45%) Workshop Facilitation
12 13 (5.06%) Change Management
12 13 (5.06%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.06%) ETL
12 13 (5.06%) Kanban
12 13 (5.06%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.46%) SQL
2 15 (5.84%) Java
3 13 (5.06%) C#
4 7 (2.72%) COBOL
5 6 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.95%) JCL
6 5 (1.95%) Perl
6 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.95%) Python
6 5 (1.95%) R
6 5 (1.95%) VB
7 4 (1.56%) C
7 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.56%) VB6
8 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.17%) VBA
9 2 (0.78%) RPG
9 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (8.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.17%) CCNP
3 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.17%) CISM
3 3 (1.17%) CISSP
3 3 (1.17%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.17%) PMP
3 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) ACCA
4 2 (0.78%) CCDA
4 2 (0.78%) CIMA
4 2 (0.78%) CISA
4 2 (0.78%) MCITP
4 2 (0.78%) MCSE
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CCIE
5 1 (0.39%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.39%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.95%) SLA
3 3 (1.17%) QA
3 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.78%) PMO
5 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.39%) GDPR
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.56%) Docker
2 4 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Ansible
1 3 (1.17%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.78%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.39%) Terraform
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 51 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.34%) SAP
3 15 (5.84%) Oracle
4 10 (3.89%) IBM
5 8 (3.11%) Alteryx
5 8 (3.11%) Splunk
6 7 (2.72%) Tableau
7 5 (1.95%) Cisco
7 5 (1.95%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.56%) Brocade
8 4 (1.56%) Citrix
8 4 (1.56%) CODA
9 3 (1.17%) Adobe
9 3 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.17%) VMware
10 2 (0.78%) Google
10 2 (0.78%) HP
10 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.78%) McAfee
10 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com