Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 33 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 178 281 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.40% 5.59% 6.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.72% 19.55% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 178 172
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £215 £213 £251
90th Percentile £536 £575 £615
England median daily rate £450 £425 £442
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.90% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.81 £16.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.47% -27.53% +50.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.07 £12.25
90th Percentile £66.50 £25.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.95
% change year-on-year +28.57% -20.27% +18.65%

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 1,132 1,437 1,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.01% 28.60% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 911 814
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £256
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 54 50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.21 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +22.89% -
10th Percentile £10.16 £9.95 £9.47
90th Percentile £32.90 £27.06 £26.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 109 £375 -7.98% 49
South Yorkshire -17 55 £400 +3.23% 25
North Yorkshire -2 5 £340 -9.33% 18
East Yorkshire -1 4 £205 -55.68% 11
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 62 (34.83%) Problem-Solving
2 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 44 (24.72%) Finance
3 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.98%) SQL
5 29 (16.29%) Linux
6 26 (14.61%) Unix
7 23 (12.92%) Windows
8 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (11.80%) Change Management
10 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (11.24%) Degree
11 18 (10.11%) Decision-Making
12 15 (8.43%) Python
12 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (8.43%) Windows Server
13 14 (7.87%) Project Management
13 14 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (7.30%) Risk Management
14 13 (7.30%) VMware
14 13 (7.30%) Banking
15 12 (6.74%) ITIL
15 12 (6.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 12 (6.74%) Use Case
15 12 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (6.18%) Git (software)
16 11 (6.18%) Analytics
16 11 (6.18%) SDLC

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 8 (4.49%) SAS
2 7 (3.93%) Confluence
3 5 (2.81%) CMS
3 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.69%) CICS
5 2 (1.12%) Drupal
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 2 (1.12%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.56%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (6.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (3.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) BASE24
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.12%) JDE World
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) Azure
1 7 (3.93%) Power Platform
2 5 (2.81%) Office 365
3 4 (2.25%) AWS
4 3 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) GCP
6 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) WAN
2 9 (5.06%) LAN
3 5 (2.81%) Skype
3 5 (2.81%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.69%) Firewall
4 3 (1.69%) Network Security
4 3 (1.69%) VoIP
4 3 (1.69%) Wireless
5 2 (1.12%) Internet
5 2 (1.12%) VSAN
5 2 (1.12%) WebEx
5 2 (1.12%) WLAN
6 1 (0.56%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) FTP
6 1 (0.56%) HTTP
6 1 (0.56%) NAS
6 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.93%) Power BI
5 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.25%) DB2
8 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.69%) QlikView
9 2 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.12%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.49%) JIRA
3 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.12%) LSMW
3 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
4 1 (0.56%) RStudio
4 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (24.72%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Legal
3 11 (6.18%) Public Sector
3 11 (6.18%) Retail
4 8 (4.49%) Games
5 7 (3.93%) Marketing
6 6 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (29.78%) Analyst
2 17 (9.55%) Business Analyst
2 17 (9.55%) Developer
3 13 (7.30%) Consultant
3 13 (7.30%) Data Analyst
4 9 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (5.06%) IT Analyst
5 8 (4.49%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (4.49%) IAM Specialist
6 7 (3.93%) Administrator
7 6 (3.37%) Architect
8 5 (2.81%) Agile Coach
8 5 (2.81%) Business IT Analyst
8 5 (2.81%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (2.81%) Linux Consultant
8 5 (2.81%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (2.81%) Unix Consultant
9 4 (2.25%) IT Support
9 4 (2.25%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.25%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.49%) LDAP
2 7 (3.93%) .NET
3 5 (2.81%) Web Services
4 4 (2.25%) Spring
5 3 (1.69%) Middleware
5 3 (1.69%) RESTful
5 3 (1.69%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.12%) BAPI
6 2 (1.12%) CSS
6 2 (1.12%) HTML
6 2 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (1.12%) IDoc
6 2 (1.12%) J2EE
6 2 (1.12%) JSON
6 2 (1.12%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.56%) Handlebars
7 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.93%) Management Information System
1 7 (3.93%) NHS
1 7 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (2.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.81%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.25%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.69%) SCADA
4 3 (1.69%) User Experience
5 2 (1.12%) Clustering
5 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.12%) PKI
5 2 (1.12%) PMI
5 2 (1.12%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.12%) Tandem
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.29%) Linux
2 26 (14.61%) Unix
3 23 (12.92%) Windows
4 15 (8.43%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.49%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.49%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.93%) Solaris
6 7 (3.93%) SUSE
6 7 (3.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.12%) Android
8 2 (1.12%) HPUX
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.83%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (11.80%) Change Management
4 18 (10.11%) Decision-Making
5 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (7.87%) Project Management
7 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.30%) Risk Management
8 12 (6.74%) ITIL
8 12 (6.74%) Use Case
8 12 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (6.18%) Analytics
9 11 (6.18%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.18%) SDLC
10 10 (5.62%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 10 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (5.62%) Validation
11 9 (5.06%) Analytical Thinking
11 9 (5.06%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.98%) SQL
2 15 (8.43%) Python
3 9 (5.06%) Java
4 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.49%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.49%) R
4 8 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.93%) AWK
5 7 (3.93%) Perl
6 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.25%) COBOL
7 4 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.69%) C#
8 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.12%) ABAP
9 2 (1.12%) JCL
9 2 (1.12%) PHP
9 2 (1.12%) RPG
10 1 (0.56%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (11.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) CISM
2 5 (2.81%) CISSP
3 4 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.25%) ISEB
3 4 (2.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.69%) CCNP
4 3 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.12%) CBAP
5 2 (1.12%) CCDA
5 2 (1.12%) CCNA
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.12%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) VCP6
6 1 (0.56%) CFA
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) Data Quality
1 7 (3.93%) QA
2 6 (3.37%) SLA
3 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.12%) GDPR
5 2 (1.12%) PMO
6 1 (0.56%) COSHH
6 1 (0.56%) IFRS
6 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.56%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.37%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (3.37%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.81%) Firmware
4 3 (1.69%) Docker
4 3 (1.69%) XenApp
5 2 (1.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (1.12%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.56%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 8 (4.49%) Ansible
1 8 (4.49%) Puppet
2 6 (3.37%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.12%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) vRealize
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.30%) VMware
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle
4 9 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.06%) SAP
5 7 (3.93%) IBM
6 5 (2.81%) Adobe
6 5 (2.81%) Alteryx
7 4 (2.25%) Splunk
7 4 (2.25%) Tableau
8 3 (1.69%) Avaya
8 3 (1.69%) Cisco
8 3 (1.69%) Citrix
9 2 (1.12%) Dell
9 2 (1.12%) HP
9 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.12%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.56%) Brocade
10 1 (0.56%) Google
10 1 (0.56%) Veeam