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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 75 119 98
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Contract jobs citing Analytics 61 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.03% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.23% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.08% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £555 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £21.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+49.17% -34.61%
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
2254 2281 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.96% 76.98% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1521 913
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 +24 21 £575 +21.05% 5
Somerset +24 12 £545 +211.42%
Gloucestershire +4 11 £450 +50.00% 7
Wiltshire -4 7 £350 +16.66% 9
Devon - 5 £630 -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 29 (28.43%) Finance
3 25 (24.51%) Data Management
3 25 (24.51%) Marketing
4 21 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (18.63%) Project Management
5 19 (18.63%) Web Analytics
6 18 (17.65%) SQL
7 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 15 (14.71%) Big Data
9 13 (12.75%) Data Analytics
9 13 (12.75%) DV Cleared
10 12 (11.76%) Open Source
10 12 (11.76%) Hadoop
11 11 (10.78%) Google
11 11 (10.78%) Google Analytics
11 11 (10.78%) Apache Solr
11 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
11 11 (10.78%) PostGIS
12 10 (9.80%) SAS
12 10 (9.80%) HTML
12 10 (9.80%) CSS
12 10 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
12 10 (9.80%) Data Architecture
13 9 (8.82%) Web Services
13 9 (8.82%) User Experience
14 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (7.84%) JavaScript

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.78%) Apache Solr
2 10 (9.80%) SAS
2 10 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.88%) CMS
4 4 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) WordPress
7 1 (0.98%) Drupal
7 1 (0.98%) Node.js
7 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.98%) Summit
2 1 (0.98%) Unica Affinium
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) Big Data
2 12 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.92%) QlikView
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.98%) Kalido
10 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.98%) OLAP
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.98%) Maven
4 1 (0.98%) ERwin
4 1 (0.98%) Ant
4 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) Grunt
4 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.98%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.98%) Bower
General
1 29 (28.43%) Finance
2 25 (24.51%) Marketing
3 8 (7.84%) Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (5.88%) Advertising
5 4 (3.92%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Analyst
2 16 (15.69%) Architect
3 15 (14.71%) Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Data Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Data Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (9.80%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Web Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Tester
8 7 (6.86%) Functional Tester
9 6 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Insight Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (3.92%) Campaign Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Digital Project Manager
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.94%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 2 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) PostGIS
2 10 (9.80%) HTML
2 10 (9.80%) CSS
3 9 (8.82%) Web Services
4 8 (7.84%) J2EE
5 6 (5.88%) CSS3
5 6 (5.88%) HTML5
5 6 (5.88%) jQuery
6 4 (3.92%) Sass
6 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.94%) SVG
7 3 (2.94%) .NET
7 3 (2.94%) XML
7 3 (2.94%) Dojo
7 3 (2.94%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (2.94%) Ember.js
7 3 (2.94%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.96%) RESTful
8 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) User Experience
2 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Social Media
4 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.92%) NHS
6 3 (2.94%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.94%) W3C
7 1 (0.98%) GIS
7 1 (0.98%) Economics
7 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Android
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Phone
2 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) Data Management
2 21 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (18.63%) Project Management
3 19 (18.63%) Web Analytics
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.75%) Data Analytics
6 12 (11.76%) Open Source
7 10 (9.80%) Data Architecture
8 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.86%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.86%) Direct Marketing
9 7 (6.86%) Functional Testing
10 6 (5.88%) CRM
10 6 (5.88%) Content Management
10 6 (5.88%) Scrum
11 5 (4.90%) ETL
11 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.90%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.90%) C
4 3 (2.94%) C#
4 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.94%) VBA
5 2 (1.96%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.98%) VB
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.75%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.90%) Degree
5 2 (1.96%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) CISSP
5 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.96%) GCIA
5 2 (1.96%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Nessus
2 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Google
2 6 (5.88%) Omniture
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) Adobe
3 4 (3.92%) Tableau
3 4 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.94%) IBM
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) LogRhythm
5 2 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
5 2 (1.96%) Apple
5 2 (1.96%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Teradata
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.98%) HP
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