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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 84 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 58 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.01% 1.22% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.57% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 18
Median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +42.10%
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
2239 2549 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.69% 77.67% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1703 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 135 90
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +3 18 £325 +8.33% 8
Wiltshire +13 16 £333 -36.66% 7
Gloucestershire +5 8 £350 -18.12% 9
Devon +11 6 £425 +54.54% 1
Dorset 0 2 £363 - 1
Somerset - 1 £368 - 3
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (47.62%) SQL
2 40 (38.10%) Finance
3 33 (31.43%) Data Analytics
4 28 (26.67%) Degree
5 26 (24.76%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (21.90%) Marketing
7 22 (20.95%) Java
8 21 (20.00%) Big Data
9 20 (19.05%) CSS
9 20 (19.05%) Python
9 20 (19.05%) HTML
9 20 (19.05%) SAS
10 19 (18.10%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (18.10%) Linux
10 19 (18.10%) Machine Learning
11 16 (15.24%) JavaScript
11 16 (15.24%) Data Mining
11 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
12 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
13 13 (12.38%) Visualisation
13 13 (12.38%) C++
13 13 (12.38%) AngularJS
14 12 (11.43%) HTML5
14 12 (11.43%) R
14 12 (11.43%) PhD
14 12 (11.43%) MATLAB
14 12 (11.43%) Project Management
14 12 (11.43%) Data Analysis
15 11 (10.48%) Google

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 20 (19.05%) SAS
2 11 (10.48%) Apache
2 11 (10.48%) Apache Spark
2 11 (10.48%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.81%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
5 2 (1.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.81%) SPSS
3 3 (2.86%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.95%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) Heroku
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.95%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.95%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) DNS
1 7 (6.67%) DSL
1 7 (6.67%) LDAP
2 6 (5.71%) FCAPS
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.86%) Firewall
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.95%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) Big Data
2 16 (15.24%) Data Mining
3 10 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.62%) HBase
4 8 (7.62%) Neo4j
5 7 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 7 (6.67%) Parquet
5 7 (6.67%) Redis
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.86%) GIS
8 3 (2.86%) OLAP
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (2.86%) Star Schema
8 3 (2.86%) Text Mining
8 3 (2.86%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Bower
2 4 (3.81%) Grunt
2 4 (3.81%) Protractor
3 2 (1.90%) gulp
3 2 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (1.90%) Mocha
3 2 (1.90%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (38.10%) Finance
2 23 (21.90%) Marketing
3 10 (9.52%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Military
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) Analyst
3 19 (18.10%) Data Scientist
4 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Analytics Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Architect
6 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) Designer
7 4 (3.81%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) UI Developer
8 3 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (2.86%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Data Architect
8 3 (2.86%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Information Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.86%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) CSS
1 20 (19.05%) HTML
2 13 (12.38%) AngularJS
3 12 (11.43%) HTML5
4 11 (10.48%) REST
5 10 (9.52%) CSS3
6 9 (8.57%) Akka
6 9 (8.57%) GraphX
7 7 (6.67%) Apache Avro
7 7 (6.67%) ODBC
7 7 (6.67%) SOAP
7 7 (6.67%) WebSockets
8 6 (5.71%) .NET
9 4 (3.81%) D3.js
9 4 (3.81%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (3.81%) SVG
10 3 (2.86%) Django
10 3 (2.86%) GWT
10 3 (2.86%) JavaFX
10 3 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.38%) Visualisation
4 7 (6.67%) User Experience
5 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.76%) Social Media
7 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.81%) Statistics
8 3 (2.86%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (2.86%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.86%) Neural Network
8 3 (2.86%) Ontologies
8 3 (2.86%) Remote Sensing
8 3 (2.86%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.90%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Linux
2 8 (7.62%) Unix
3 7 (6.67%) Mesosphere
3 7 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.43%) Data Analytics
2 19 (18.10%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.10%) Machine Learning
3 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.43%) Data Analysis
4 12 (11.43%) Project Management
5 10 (9.52%) Pay per click
5 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.57%) Big Data Analytics
6 9 (8.57%) Use Case
7 7 (6.67%) DevOps
7 7 (6.67%) ETL
7 7 (6.67%) SEO
7 7 (6.67%) Web Analytics
8 6 (5.71%) Actionable Insight
8 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (5.71%) Web Development
9 5 (4.76%) Customer Insight
9 5 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 50 (47.62%) SQL
2 22 (20.95%) Java
3 20 (19.05%) Python
4 16 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.38%) C++
6 12 (11.43%) MATLAB
6 12 (11.43%) R
7 10 (9.52%) Scala
8 7 (6.67%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.81%) PHP
10 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.90%) ES6
11 2 (1.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.95%) C
12 1 (0.95%) Ruby
12 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.95%) VB
12 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Degree
2 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.43%) PhD
4 9 (8.57%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.76%) HNC
7 3 (2.86%) HND
8 2 (1.90%) ISEB
8 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
1 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.90%) SSAE 16
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) Docker
2 3 (2.86%) Snort
3 1 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Ansible
2 7 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.86%) Kibana
3 3 (2.86%) Nessus
3 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.86%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) QRadar
4 2 (1.90%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.95%) Oozie
5 1 (0.95%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.95%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Google
2 9 (8.57%) Teradata
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) Nokia
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 4 (3.81%) Omniture
5 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco
5 3 (2.86%) Citrix
5 3 (2.86%) Facebook
5 3 (2.86%) Intel Security
5 3 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.86%) ScanSafe
5 3 (2.86%) Tableau
6 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.90%) i2
7 1 (0.95%) Ektron
7 1 (0.95%) Netezza
7 1 (0.95%) Splunk
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