The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 83 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 61 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.96% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.27% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £215 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £670 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +52.38%
Analytics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2366 2445 1630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.13% 76.96% 70.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1513 1007
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 107 61
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £18.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the South West region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the South West region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 22 £522 +9.84% 9
Gloucestershire -3 13 £450 +50.00% 2
Somerset +15 10 £545 +211.42%
Wiltshire +8 9 £350 -12.50% 2
Devon - 3 - - 1
Dorset -3 1 £440 -20.07%
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 27 (29.35%) Security Cleared
2 26 (28.26%) Finance
3 24 (26.09%) Marketing
4 23 (25.00%) Data Management
5 20 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (20.65%) Web Analytics
7 18 (19.57%) SQL
8 17 (18.48%) Project Management
8 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
9 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.04%) Data Analytics
11 11 (11.96%) Google
11 11 (11.96%) Google Analytics
11 11 (11.96%) SAS
12 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
12 10 (10.87%) Open Source
12 10 (10.87%) Big Data
13 9 (9.78%) PostGIS
13 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
13 9 (9.78%) Apache Solr
13 9 (9.78%) Hadoop
13 9 (9.78%) Data Architecture
13 9 (9.78%) User Experience
14 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.70%) HTML
14 8 (8.70%) CSS
14 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
14 8 (8.70%) Social Media
14 8 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (7.61%) Direct Marketing

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.96%) SAS
2 9 (9.78%) Apache Solr
3 8 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.52%) CMS
5 4 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) IIS
8 1 (1.09%) Confluence
8 1 (1.09%) Drupal
8 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.09%) Summit
2 1 (1.09%) Unica Affinium
2 1 (1.09%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.43%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) Big Data
2 9 (9.78%) Hadoop
2 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.26%) QlikView
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.09%) Kalido
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) OLAP
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) ERwin
3 1 (1.09%) Maven
3 1 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) Ant
3 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 24 (26.09%) Marketing
3 6 (6.52%) Advertising
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Analyst
2 14 (15.22%) Data Manager
3 13 (14.13%) Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Data Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Web Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Functional Tester
7 6 (6.52%) Tester
7 6 (6.52%) Insight Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Campaign Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) PostGIS
2 8 (8.70%) HTML
2 8 (8.70%) CSS
3 7 (7.61%) Web Services
4 6 (6.52%) J2EE
5 5 (5.43%) jQuery
5 5 (5.43%) HTML5
5 5 (5.43%) CSS3
6 3 (3.26%) Backbone.js
6 3 (3.26%) Sass
6 3 (3.26%) Ember.js
6 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.26%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (3.26%) Dojo
6 3 (3.26%) SVG
6 3 (3.26%) .NET
7 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.17%) XML
7 2 (2.17%) Ajax
7 2 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Open Source
2 9 (9.78%) User Experience
3 8 (8.70%) Social Media
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.26%) Mobile Games
7 3 (3.26%) NHS
7 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.17%) W3C
9 1 (1.09%) GIS
9 1 (1.09%) Economics
9 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Android
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Data Management
2 20 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (20.65%) Web Analytics
4 17 (18.48%) Project Management
5 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.04%) Data Analytics
7 9 (9.78%) Data Architecture
8 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.61%) Direct Marketing
10 6 (6.52%) Functional Testing
10 6 (6.52%) Content Management
10 6 (6.52%) CRM
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.35%) SEO
13 3 (3.26%) MVC
13 3 (3.26%) Migration
13 3 (3.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.35%) C
4 3 (3.26%) C#
4 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.26%) VBA
5 2 (2.17%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) R
6 1 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (1.09%) Java
6 1 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.43%) Degree
5 2 (2.17%) CISSP
5 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.17%) CISM
5 2 (2.17%) GCIA
6 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Nessus
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Google
2 6 (6.52%) Omniture
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Adobe
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.26%) Tableau
5 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) Informatica
6 2 (2.17%) Apple
6 2 (2.17%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.09%) Facebook
7 1 (1.09%) Twitter
7 1 (1.09%) VMware
7 1 (1.09%) Teradata
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago