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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 118 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 29 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.40% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +250.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +54.28%
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
2368 1645 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.48% 69.73% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1077 1079
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 111 116
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Wiltshire -16 9 £300 -21.31% 4
Bristol -10 8 £400 +13.47% 8
Somerset -8 3 £350 - 2
Devon - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £300 - 3
Gloucestershire -16 1 £113 - 3
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (25.93%) Finance
3 14 (25.93%) Marketing
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
5 10 (18.52%) Data Management
6 9 (16.67%) Google
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (16.67%) Google Analytics
7 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (14.81%) Migration
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) SAS
8 7 (12.96%) Web Analytics
9 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (11.11%) ETL
10 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
10 5 (9.26%) CRM
10 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
11 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
11 4 (7.41%) Social Media
11 4 (7.41%) Data Extraction
11 4 (7.41%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
11 4 (7.41%) T-SQL

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (12.96%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SPSS
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.56%) WebTrends
3 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.85%) Tridion
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.85%) Summit
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) QlikView
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.70%) Big Data
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.70%) OLAP
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.85%) OLTP
7 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Ant
2 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
1 14 (25.93%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Information Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Web Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Data Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Web Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Campaign Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) XSD
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
3 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) MDX
3 1 (1.85%) JPA
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Data Extraction
2 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.41%) Social Media
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) W3C
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.52%) Data Management
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
3 8 (14.81%) Migration
4 7 (12.96%) Web Analytics
5 6 (11.11%) ETL
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) CRM
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.41%) Direct Marketing
7 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.56%) Customer Insight
8 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.56%) SEO
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.56%) R
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) VB
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
5 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.85%) XPath
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Teradata
4 2 (3.70%) Tableau
4 2 (3.70%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Omniture
5 1 (1.85%) Kalido
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) Siebel
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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