Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Thinking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 172 177
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +24
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 18 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.45% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 29
Yorkshire median daily rate £240 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% -21.05% +39.71%
10th Percentile £163 £300 £375
90th Percentile £450 £438 £525
England median daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% - +37.93%

Analytical Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,263 3,748 4,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.40% 85.30% 85.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,874 2,492 3,094
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.65 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.84% +0.17% +0.86%
10th Percentile £11.09 £9.81 £10.85
90th Percentile £43.25 £35.00 £40.30
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Thinking in Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Thinking in Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Thinking in Yorkshire

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 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 -5 14 £250 -16.67% 6
South Yorkshire -7 4 £181 -57.41% 3
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 18 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Time Management
4 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
5 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Legal
5 7 (38.89%) GxP
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) MS Access
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) RedGate
8 4 (22.22%) ETL
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Python

Analytical Thinking
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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (16.67%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MS Access
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) QlikView
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Core
1 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 3 (16.67%) RxJS
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Visualforce
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Pandas
3 1 (5.56%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (44.44%) Time Management
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) Apex Code
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) SOQL
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCITP
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) GxP
2 2 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
3 4 (22.22%) RedGate
4 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau