The table below looks at the statistics for Business 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 Business Analytics over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analytics
Rank 138 149 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.094% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £460 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.50
Business 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
2132 2564 2574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.70% 80.43% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1443 1786 1746
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 £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 113 126
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +43.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £26.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business 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 Business Analytics across the South West region.

Business Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business 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 Business Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £460 -
Bristol +6 1 - -
Business Analytics
England

Business Analytics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Business Analytics.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) CPLEX
3 2 (33.33%) ILOG
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

Business 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) CPLEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ILOG