Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 181 185
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 14 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 26
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.94% +23.19%
10th Percentile £244 £270 £318
90th Percentile £481 £570 £525
England median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +65.00% -36.39%

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 4,282 3,620 5,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.41% 85.04% 86.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,876 2,372 3,390
Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.83% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £275
90th Percentile £540 £550 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 89 112
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.07% -3.45% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.42 £10.23
90th Percentile £43.25 £38.70 £42.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.42% +4.35% +6.73%

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 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 August 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 -7 9 £250 -24.81% 8
East Yorkshire - 5 £450 - 1
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team
3 7 (50.00%) Legal
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) GxP
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) MS Access
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Informatica
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (28.57%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS

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 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MS Access
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) PowerCenter
General
1 7 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ETL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Informatica Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Healthcare Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Healthcare Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Critical Thinking
4 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) GxP
2 2 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Informatica
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Ariba