The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 111 102 130
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs citing Analytics 33 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.90% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.29% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 12
Average daily rate £440 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £590 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -8 10 £463 +60.59% 14
Wiltshire -10 9 £500 +73.91% 5
Dorset -5 6 £525 -22.22% 8
Somerset -8 3 £175 -51.38% 5
Gloucestershire +4 2 £440 -20.00% 6
Cornwall - 1 £215 -
Devon - - - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (45.61%) Marketing
2 20 (35.09%) Finance
3 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.54%) SAS
5 10 (17.54%) SEO
5 10 (17.54%) Banking
5 10 (17.54%) Degree
5 10 (17.54%) Customer Insight
6 9 (15.79%) Google Analytics
6 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) Google
6 9 (15.79%) ETL
6 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) HTML
9 6 (10.53%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Direct Marketing
9 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
10 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.77%) Social Media
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (8.77%) Data Security
10 5 (8.77%) VBA
11 4 (7.02%) .NET

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (17.54%) SAS
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) WordPress
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SPSS
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.75%) InDesign
4 1 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (5.26%) WebTrends
3 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.75%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (7.02%) OLAP
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.51%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.75%) Big Data
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (45.61%) Marketing
2 20 (35.09%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) OBIEE Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Content Editor
6 3 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.26%) REST
3 3 (5.26%) WebSockets
3 3 (5.26%) HTML5
3 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.26%) JSON
3 3 (5.26%) Middleware
3 3 (5.26%) SOAP
3 3 (5.26%) JMS
3 3 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) MDX
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Social Media
2 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (3.51%) Social Network
3 2 (3.51%) Economics
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.54%) SEO
2 10 (17.54%) Customer Insight
3 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 9 (15.79%) ETL
3 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
5 5 (8.77%) Data Security
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.02%) ERP
6 4 (7.02%) Content Management
6 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.26%) Campaign Management
7 3 (5.26%) Marketing Analytics
7 3 (5.26%) Customer Analytics
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) VBA
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) ACCA
4 3 (5.26%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Basel III
1 4 (7.02%) CRD IV
1 4 (7.02%) COREP
1 4 (7.02%) FINREP
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Google
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Informatica
4 3 (5.26%) Omniture
4 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.26%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Facebook
5 2 (3.51%) Twitter
6 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.75%) Teradata
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) CA
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Viridor
Rate: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Annapurna
Rate: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Stroud
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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