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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 87 80 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Contract jobs citing Analytics 53 63 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.77% 2.05% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.64% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 29
Median daily rate £345 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -7.31%
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
2335 2388 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.94% 77.58% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1624 1582
Median daily rate £388 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 105 122
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 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
Devon +16 17 £425 -32.53%
Wiltshire +4 13 £338 -3.57% 8
Bristol -17 11 £325 -42.83% 14
Dorset -6 4 £363 - 2
Gloucestershire -10 4 £650 +47.72% 5
Somerset +10 2 £148 -72.93%
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 35 (40.23%) SQL
2 34 (39.08%) Finance
3 32 (36.78%) Data Analytics
4 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (25.29%) HTML
6 21 (24.14%) CSS
6 21 (24.14%) Degree
7 20 (22.99%) Marketing
8 17 (19.54%) Java
8 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
8 17 (19.54%) Big Data
9 16 (18.39%) Machine Learning
9 16 (18.39%) Data Mining
10 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.09%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (16.09%) Python
11 13 (14.94%) C++
11 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
11 13 (14.94%) R
12 12 (13.79%) Visualisation
12 12 (13.79%) PhD
12 12 (13.79%) MATLAB
13 11 (12.64%) HTML5
13 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
13 11 (12.64%) User Experience
14 10 (11.49%) Web Development
14 10 (11.49%) Pay per click
15 9 (10.34%) CSS3
15 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
15 9 (10.34%) Project Management

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 8 (9.20%) Apache
1 8 (9.20%) CMS
2 7 (8.05%) SAS
3 6 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.75%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.30%) Confluence
6 2 (2.30%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.30%) WordPress
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.60%) SPSS
3 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.30%) MS Office
5 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Google Analytics
2 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.30%) Heroku
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.15%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) DNS
1 3 (3.45%) DSL
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
1 3 (3.45%) LDAP
2 2 (2.30%) FCAPS
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.15%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) Big Data
2 16 (18.39%) Data Mining
3 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.60%) HBase
5 4 (4.60%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.45%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.45%) GIS
6 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.45%) Parquet
6 3 (3.45%) Redis
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.45%) Text Mining
7 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.90%) Grunt
2 4 (4.60%) Bower
2 4 (4.60%) gulp
2 4 (4.60%) Protractor
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Mocha
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) webpack
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 20 (22.99%) Marketing
3 6 (6.90%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.45%) Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Developer
2 17 (19.54%) Data Scientist
3 16 (18.39%) Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Architect
5 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (5.75%) Information Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Designer
6 4 (4.60%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (4.60%) HTML Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Consultant
7 3 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) HTML
2 21 (24.14%) CSS
3 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.64%) HTML5
4 9 (10.34%) CSS3
5 7 (8.05%) REST
6 5 (5.75%) D3.js
6 5 (5.75%) jQuery
7 4 (4.60%) .NET
7 4 (4.60%) Akka
7 4 (4.60%) Backbone.js
7 4 (4.60%) GraphX
7 4 (4.60%) LESS
7 4 (4.60%) SVG
8 3 (3.45%) Apache Avro
8 3 (3.45%) Kafka
8 3 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (3.45%) Node.js
8 3 (3.45%) SOAP
8 3 (3.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.79%) Visualisation
4 11 (12.64%) User Experience
5 6 (6.90%) Social Media
6 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.60%) Digital Media
7 4 (4.60%) NHS
8 3 (3.45%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.30%) Animation
9 2 (2.30%) Ergonomics
9 2 (2.30%) Internet of Things
9 2 (2.30%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (2.30%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.15%) IVR
10 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.15%) Statistics
10 1 (1.15%) VHDL
10 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Mesosphere
3 3 (3.45%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Data Analytics
2 16 (18.39%) Machine Learning
3 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.49%) Pay per click
4 10 (11.49%) Web Development
5 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 9 (10.34%) Project Management
5 9 (10.34%) SEO
6 7 (8.05%) ETL
6 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.05%) Use Case
7 6 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (5.75%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (5.75%) Competitor Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Content Management
8 5 (5.75%) Customer Insight
8 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Web Analytics
9 4 (4.60%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) SQL
2 17 (19.54%) Java
2 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.09%) Python
4 13 (14.94%) C++
4 13 (14.94%) R
5 12 (13.79%) MATLAB
6 5 (5.75%) Scala
6 5 (5.75%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) Degree
2 12 (13.79%) PhD
3 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB
5 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.30%) RHCE
5 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
1 2 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.15%) HDFS
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Ansible
1 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.30%) Capistrano
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Google
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Omniture
3 4 (4.60%) Tableau
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.30%) Nokia
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.30%) Teradata
6 1 (1.15%) Alterian
6 1 (1.15%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Epiphany
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.15%) Netezza
6 1 (1.15%) OpenText
6 1 (1.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
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