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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
England / South West
Rank 93 85 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs citing Analytics 39 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.52% 1.94% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.36% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 16
Median daily rate £425 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £578 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £16.19 £20.49
% change year-on-year
+60.64% -21.01%

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
2052 2462 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.75% 82.23% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1736 1539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 117 111
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 12 £338 -35.71% 9
Devon +18 7 £443 +60.90% 1
Gloucestershire +3 7 £460 +8.23% 3
Somerset +2 4 £369 +22.91%
Wiltshire -6 3 £388 +47.61% 5
Dorset 0 2 £420 +81.62% 1
Avon - 1 - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 27 (31.03%) Finance
3 25 (28.74%) SAS
4 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.69%) Marketing
6 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
6 17 (19.54%) Linux
7 16 (18.39%) Python
7 16 (18.39%) Degree
8 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (16.09%) Unix
10 13 (14.94%) DV Cleared
10 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
11 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
11 12 (13.79%) Big Data
12 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.64%) Teradata
13 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
13 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (11.49%) User Experience
14 9 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (10.34%) Customer Insight
14 9 (10.34%) Data Analytics
14 9 (10.34%) ETL
14 9 (10.34%) Java
14 9 (10.34%) Retail
14 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
14 9 (10.34%) Direct Marketing
15 8 (9.20%) Predictive Analytics
15 8 (9.20%) .NET

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 25 (28.74%) SAS
2 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) CMS
4 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.15%) Documentum
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) CPLEX
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Primavera
1 1 (1.15%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Boomi
2 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) DSL
4 2 (2.30%) FCAPS
4 2 (2.30%) LDAP
4 2 (2.30%) PuTTY
4 2 (2.30%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.15%) DMZ
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
5 1 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) Big Data
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.60%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.60%) HBase
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 3 (3.45%) GIS
5 3 (3.45%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.45%) OLAP
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.45%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.30%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
2 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Marketing
3 9 (10.34%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Banking
5 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.45%) Legal
7 2 (2.30%) Billing
7 2 (2.30%) Games
7 2 (2.30%) Military
8 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) Developer
3 7 (8.05%) Consultant
4 6 (6.90%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Architect
5 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) User Researcher
6 4 (4.60%) Analytics Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Data Scientist
6 4 (4.60%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (4.60%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Junior
7 3 (3.45%) SAS Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
1 8 (9.20%) REST
2 7 (8.05%) CSS
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (6.90%) ZeroMQ
4 5 (5.75%) HTML5
5 3 (3.45%) CSS3
5 3 (3.45%) Django
5 3 (3.45%) GWT
5 3 (3.45%) JavaFX
5 3 (3.45%) TensorFlow
5 3 (3.45%) Vaadin
6 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.30%) jQuery
6 2 (2.30%) ODBC
6 2 (2.30%) SOAP
6 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) User Experience
3 8 (9.20%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.60%) Credit Risk
7 4 (4.60%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (4.60%) Statistics
8 3 (3.45%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.45%) Neural Network
8 3 (3.45%) Ontologies
8 3 (3.45%) Remote Sensing
8 3 (3.45%) Semantic Web
9 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.30%) Telematics
9 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 14 (16.09%) Unix
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Mesosphere
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
4 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.34%) Customer Insight
6 9 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (10.34%) Data Analytics
6 9 (10.34%) Direct Marketing
6 9 (10.34%) ETL
7 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.20%) Predictive Analytics
8 7 (8.05%) Business Analytics
8 7 (8.05%) DevOps
8 7 (8.05%) SIEM
8 7 (8.05%) Web Analytics
9 6 (6.90%) Information Security
9 6 (6.90%) Project Management
9 6 (6.90%) Scrum
10 5 (5.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 16 (18.39%) Python
3 9 (10.34%) Java
4 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.30%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) Scala
7 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) Lua
8 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (1.15%) R
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.39%) Degree
3 13 (14.94%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.75%) HNC
6 3 (3.45%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
7 1 (1.15%) SANS
7 1 (1.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) Snort
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Ansible
2 5 (5.75%) Nessus
2 5 (5.75%) QRadar
3 3 (3.45%) Kibana
4 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.15%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.15%) Nmap
5 1 (1.15%) Oozie
5 1 (1.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Teradata
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) ILOG
3 6 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco
4 5 (5.75%) Citrix
4 5 (5.75%) Tableau
5 4 (4.60%) Google
5 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) ScanSafe
6 3 (3.45%) Facebook
6 3 (3.45%) Informatica
6 3 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.45%) Splunk
7 2 (2.30%) Adobe
7 2 (2.30%) i2
7 2 (2.30%) Nokia
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.15%) Mercator
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Camborne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago