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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 113 94 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -22
Contract jobs citing Analytics 31 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 1.05% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.48% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 32
Average daily rate
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£363 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £191 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £472 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.93% +3.44%
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 £31.71 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +37.86%
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
2262 1757 1761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.25% 70.90% 69.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1526 1136 1101
Average daily rate £413 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 94 102
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.81% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £37.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -7 8 £328 +3.96% 15
Wiltshire -9 8 £325 -13.33% 4
Gloucestershire -16 6 £375 -14.77% 15
Dorset -5 2 £440 +162.68% 9
Devon - 2 - - 2
Somerset - - - - 1
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 19 (33.93%) Marketing
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (26.79%) Finance
5 11 (19.64%) Project Management
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (17.86%) Web Analytics
7 9 (16.07%) SAS
8 8 (14.29%) Google
8 8 (14.29%) Google Analytics
9 7 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
9 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
10 6 (10.71%) Social Media
11 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.93%) CRM
11 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (8.93%) Data Management
12 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
12 4 (7.14%) SEO
12 4 (7.14%) SAP
12 4 (7.14%) CSS
12 4 (7.14%) HTML
12 4 (7.14%) User Experience
12 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
12 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (7.14%) QlikView

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (16.07%) SAS
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) WordPress
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SPSS
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.36%) WebTrends
3 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.79%) Tridion
4 1 (1.79%) Summit
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.79%) Unica Affinium
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) QlikView
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.57%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Ant
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (33.93%) Marketing
2 15 (26.79%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
3 3 (5.36%) Games
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Web Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Campaign Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) CSS
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) XMPP
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) SVG
2 2 (3.57%) Dojo
2 2 (3.57%) jQuery
2 2 (3.57%) HTML5
2 2 (3.57%) CSS3
2 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (3.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.57%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (1.79%) MDX
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
1 6 (10.71%) Social Media
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile Games
4 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Android
1 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone 7
1 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.64%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) Web Analytics
4 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (8.93%) Data Management
5 5 (8.93%) CRM
6 4 (7.14%) SEO
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) ETL
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Customer Insight
8 2 (3.57%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) R
3 2 (3.57%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) VB
4 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) CISSP
2 2 (3.57%) CISM
2 2 (3.57%) GCIA
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nessus
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) Tableau
3 3 (5.36%) Omniture
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.57%) Sourcefire
4 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.79%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) Kalido
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) Siebel
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
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