Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 178 202
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 -37
Contract jobs citing Analytical Thinking 27 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - +66.67%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £219
90th Percentile £479 £528 £530
England median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.78
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.55% -11.13%

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 3,842 3,828 4,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 84.13% 83.16% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,510 2,478 3,280
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.24% +8.68%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 115 164
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -0.90% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.16 £9.99
90th Percentile £42.10 £32.10 £28.81
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.42
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.75% +14.24%

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 25 February 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 25 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 +4 15 £300 -20.79% 3
South Yorkshire +17 10 £425 -15.00% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 27 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 11 (40.74%) ETL
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Migration
4 10 (37.04%) Perl
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) SMS
5 9 (33.33%) MCSE
5 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (33.33%) MCITP
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (33.33%) QlikView
5 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) RedGate
5 9 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
7 3 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (7.41%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (7.41%) Gerrit

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 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) QlikView
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
3 2 (7.41%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Process Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) Dropwizard
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.70%) JPA
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ETL
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (7.41%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (7.41%) Order to Cash
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCITP
1 9 (33.33%) MCSE
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) RedGate
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Ariba
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Microgen
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow