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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 96 77 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +43
Contract jobs citing Analytics 49 61 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 2.00% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.60% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 24
Median daily rate £375 £486 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +62.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £31.70 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-35.33% +49.17%
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
2325 2344 2379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.57% 76.93% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1513 1576 1586
Median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 100 121
Median hourly rate £39.50 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 20 £340 -40.86% 15
Devon +6 13 £425 -32.53% 3
Wiltshire -4 6 £850 +142.85% 4
Gloucestershire -10 5 £413 -8.33% 6
Dorset - 3 - - 1
Somerset +1 2 £148 -72.93% 3
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 31 (38.75%) SQL
1 31 (38.75%) Data Analytics
2 27 (33.75%) Finance
3 22 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (26.25%) HTML
5 20 (25.00%) CSS
6 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (21.25%) Big Data
8 15 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 14 (17.50%) Marketing
9 14 (17.50%) Degree
9 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 13 (16.25%) Machine Learning
11 12 (15.00%) Java
11 12 (15.00%) Data Mining
12 11 (13.75%) Python
12 11 (13.75%) R
12 11 (13.75%) User Experience
13 10 (12.50%) HTML5
13 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.50%) Web Development
13 10 (12.50%) ETL
14 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (11.25%) C++
14 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.25%) CMS
14 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
14 9 (11.25%) Front End Development
15 8 (10.00%) Tableau

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (11.25%) CMS
2 6 (7.50%) SAS
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.75%) Confluence
4 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) SPSS
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.75%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Heroku
4 1 (1.25%) Pure360
4 1 (1.25%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) Big Data
2 12 (15.00%) Data Mining
3 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.75%) GIS
6 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.75%) Text Mining
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
7 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.75%) Grunt
2 5 (6.25%) gulp
3 4 (5.00%) Bower
3 4 (5.00%) Protractor
4 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) Mocha
5 2 (2.50%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) webpack
6 1 (1.25%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Military
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Data Scientist
3 13 (16.25%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 6 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Designer
7 4 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) HTML
2 20 (25.00%) CSS
3 10 (12.50%) HTML5
4 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (7.50%) CSS3
5 6 (7.50%) D3.js
6 5 (6.25%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) .NET
7 4 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (5.00%) LESS
7 4 (5.00%) SVG
8 3 (3.75%) Ajax
8 3 (3.75%) J2EE
8 3 (3.75%) Kafka
8 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (3.75%) REST
8 3 (3.75%) XML
9 2 (2.50%) Web Services
9 2 (2.50%) XHTML
9 2 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 11 (13.75%) User Experience
4 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.00%) Social Media
7 3 (3.75%) Ergonomics
7 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
7 3 (3.75%) NHS
8 2 (2.50%) Animation
8 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.50%) Statistics
9 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.25%) IVR
9 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.25%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Unix
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Data Analytics
2 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.25%) Machine Learning
5 10 (12.50%) ETL
5 10 (12.50%) Web Development
6 9 (11.25%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (10.00%) Pay per click
8 7 (8.75%) Customer Insight
8 7 (8.75%) Open Source
8 7 (8.75%) Project Management
8 7 (8.75%) SEO
9 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.50%) Data Transformation
9 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.50%) Use Case
9 6 (7.50%) Web Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Competitor Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) SQL
2 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) Python
4 11 (13.75%) R
5 9 (11.25%) C++
6 8 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) ES6
8 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.25%) Scala
9 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.00%) PhD
4 7 (8.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) RHCE
5 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) ISEB
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.50%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Capistrano
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Tableau
2 7 (8.75%) Google
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) Omniture
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) i2
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Netezza
5 1 (1.25%) OpenText
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.25%) Teradata
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) Verint
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