Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 314 263 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.83% 5.68% 7.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.68% 17.62% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 178 324
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £260 £274 £263
90th Percentile £580 £550 £592
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +0.64% -6.84%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.58 £11.04
90th Percentile £22.54 £28.93 £19.10
England median hourly rate £19.34 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.96% -11.25% +11.11%

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 1,326 1,493 1,725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.84% 32.27% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 927 1,143
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +13.97%
10th Percentile £230 £263 £230
90th Percentile £550 £563 £575
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 77 98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.33 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -0.90% +17.55%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.44 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.50 £23.23
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 February 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
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 February 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 -8 194 £395 -5.39% 77
South Yorkshire +27 97 £450 -2.70% 15
North Yorkshire +5 15 £344 +4.96% 25
East Yorkshire 0 4 £340 +94.29% 11
Humberside -1 1 £220 -37.14%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 117 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (25.48%) Finance
3 62 (19.75%) SQL
4 51 (16.24%) Degree
5 50 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (14.33%) Unix
7 42 (13.38%) User Experience
8 40 (12.74%) Banking
9 37 (11.78%) Java
10 36 (11.46%) SMS
11 34 (10.83%) Analytics
12 33 (10.51%) Oracle
12 33 (10.51%) SQL Server
13 31 (9.87%) Project Management
13 31 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (9.24%) .NET
14 29 (9.24%) Collaborative Working
15 28 (8.92%) Linux
15 28 (8.92%) Microsoft
16 27 (8.60%) TDD
16 27 (8.60%) Management Information System
16 27 (8.60%) Business Analysis
16 27 (8.60%) Analytical Thinking
17 24 (7.64%) Mentoring
18 23 (7.32%) Scrum
19 21 (6.69%) Data Modelling
19 21 (6.69%) SAS
19 21 (6.69%) Data Quality
19 21 (6.69%) Git (software)
19 21 (6.69%) Microservices

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 (6.69%) SAS
2 15 (4.78%) CMS
3 13 (4.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (3.18%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.18%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.23%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.27%) IIS
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.64%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.32%) JBoss
10 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.32%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.96%) SAP EWM
2 3 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.96%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.32%) Actimize
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.32%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.18%) Slack
4 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.27%) IaaS
5 4 (1.27%) PaaS
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
6 2 (0.64%) GitHub
6 2 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.64%) Heroku
6 2 (0.64%) npm
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.32%) Office 365
7 1 (0.32%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.46%) SMS
2 6 (1.91%) Internet
3 4 (1.27%) DNS
3 4 (1.27%) Skype
4 3 (0.96%) Firewall
4 3 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.32%) DHCP
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.32%) SAN
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.82%) Big Data
4 12 (3.82%) QlikView
5 11 (3.50%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.87%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.55%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.91%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.91%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (1.59%) Spatial Data
11 4 (1.27%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.27%) GIS
Development Applications
1 21 (6.69%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.10%) JIRA
4 10 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.55%) AppVeyor
5 8 (2.55%) CircleCI
6 5 (1.59%) JMeter
6 5 (1.59%) Selenium
7 4 (1.27%) ERwin
7 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.27%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.96%) Hudson
9 2 (0.64%) Gatling
9 2 (0.64%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.64%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.64%) Mockito
9 2 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (25.48%) Finance
2 40 (12.74%) Banking
3 15 (4.78%) Retail
4 12 (3.82%) Legal
5 11 (3.50%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.87%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.59%) Military
8 4 (1.27%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.96%) Marketing
10 2 (0.64%) Billing
10 2 (0.64%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (30.89%) Analyst
2 41 (13.06%) Developer
3 39 (12.42%) Business Analyst
4 37 (11.78%) User Researcher
5 18 (5.73%) Data Analyst
6 17 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.78%) C# Developer
8 14 (4.46%) Architect
8 14 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (4.46%) Consultant
9 13 (4.14%) IT Analyst
10 12 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.50%) Administrator
11 11 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (3.18%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.18%) Senior Manager
13 9 (2.87%) Senior SQL Developer
13 9 (2.87%) SQL Developer
14 8 (2.55%) Coordinator
15 7 (2.23%) Digital User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.24%) .NET
2 19 (6.05%) HTML
3 18 (5.73%) jQuery
4 17 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (4.46%) Node.js
6 13 (4.14%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 12 (3.82%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (3.82%) Web Services
8 11 (3.50%) XML
9 10 (3.18%) Ajax
9 10 (3.18%) React
10 6 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (1.59%) CSS
11 5 (1.59%) Middleware
11 5 (1.59%) Redux
11 5 (1.59%) Regular Expression
12 4 (1.27%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.38%) User Experience
2 27 (8.60%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.82%) Blog
4 7 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (2.23%) NHS
4 7 (2.23%) PMI
5 6 (1.91%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.59%) Clustering
6 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.32%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.33%) Unix
2 28 (8.92%) Linux
3 19 (6.05%) Windows
4 13 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.18%) Android
5 10 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.18%) Solaris
6 7 (2.23%) AIX
6 7 (2.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.96%) CentOS
7 3 (0.96%) HPUX
7 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) SUSE
9 1 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (10.83%) Analytics
4 31 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (9.87%) Project Management
5 29 (9.24%) Collaborative Working
6 27 (8.60%) Analytical Thinking
6 27 (8.60%) Business Analysis
6 27 (8.60%) TDD
7 24 (7.64%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.32%) Scrum
9 21 (6.69%) Data Modelling
9 21 (6.69%) Microservices
10 20 (6.37%) Market Research
10 20 (6.37%) Test Automation
11 19 (6.05%) Front End Development
11 19 (6.05%) OOP
12 18 (5.73%) Psychology
12 18 (5.73%) Usability Testing
13 17 (5.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 62 (19.75%) SQL
2 37 (11.78%) Java
3 18 (5.73%) C#
3 18 (5.73%) PHP
4 17 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.82%) Perl
7 9 (2.87%) Python
8 7 (2.23%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.91%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.59%) COBOL
10 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.96%) Scala
12 1 (0.32%) ABAP
12 1 (0.32%) PROC SQL
12 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (16.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.14%) MCSE
4 11 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.87%) MCITP
6 8 (2.55%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.23%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.27%) ISEB
9 3 (0.96%) CISSP
9 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.64%) CISM
10 2 (0.64%) CRISC
10 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.64%) PMP
10 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.32%) CEH
11 1 (0.32%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.69%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.78%) QA
3 12 (3.82%) SLA
4 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.96%) PMO
6 2 (0.64%) Basel II
6 2 (0.64%) COREP
6 2 (0.64%) GDPR
6 2 (0.64%) IFRS
6 2 (0.64%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.91%) XenApp
2 5 (1.59%) XenDesktop
3 4 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (1.27%) Docker
4 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Marathon
1 4 (1.27%) Mesos
1 4 (1.27%) Puppet
1 4 (1.27%) Salt
1 4 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (1.27%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (0.96%) Ambari
2 3 (0.96%) SCOM
3 2 (0.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.64%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.64%) Kibana
3 2 (0.64%) Nessus
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Nmap
4 1 (0.32%) QRadar
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (10.51%) Oracle
2 28 (8.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.46%) Red Hat
3 14 (4.46%) SAP
4 13 (4.14%) Sitecore
5 11 (3.50%) Xamarin
6 9 (2.87%) IBM
6 9 (2.87%) RedGate
7 7 (2.23%) Citrix
7 7 (2.23%) Tableau
8 6 (1.91%) Splunk
9 5 (1.59%) Google
9 5 (1.59%) HP
9 5 (1.59%) Informatica
9 5 (1.59%) Xerox
10 4 (1.27%) Brocade
10 4 (1.27%) CA
10 4 (1.27%) F5
10 4 (1.27%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.27%) NetApp