The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
England / South West
Rank 95 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 44 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 1.90% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.31% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 41
Median daily rate £369 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £340 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.63 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.78% +1.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.99 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+26.88% -14.28%

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
2223 2421 2468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.98% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1652 1618
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 119 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis across the South West region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the South West region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 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 +1 17 £319 -30.32% 4
Wiltshire +3 14 £410 -2.38% 2
Gloucestershire +1 8 £397 -0.68%
Somerset -1 4 - -
Devon -4 1 - - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 39 (50.65%) SQL
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
4 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (22.08%) Migration
5 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
5 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
5 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 12 (15.58%) Data Management
9 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.99%) Marketing
10 10 (12.99%) ETL
11 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
12 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
12 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (10.39%) Analytics
13 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (9.09%) Degree
14 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
14 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
14 6 (7.79%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
14 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity

Data Analysis
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 6 (7.79%) SAS
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
5 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.19%) Big Data
9 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.30%) GIS
11 1 (1.30%) MS Access
11 1 (1.30%) MySQL
11 1 (1.30%) OLAP
11 1 (1.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.30%) ERwin
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Marketing
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.90%) Electronics
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
7 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.30%) Local Government
7 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Data Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) DBA
6 5 (6.49%) Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.90%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.90%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Dropwizard
1 1 (1.30%) JSON
1 1 (1.30%) MDX
1 1 (1.30%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (1.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) FMCG
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Unix
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.08%) Migration
3 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
4 12 (15.58%) Data Management
5 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 10 (12.99%) ETL
7 8 (10.39%) Analytics
8 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) CRM
9 4 (5.19%) Customer Insight
9 4 (5.19%) Direct Marketing
9 4 (5.19%) Information Management
9 4 (5.19%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.19%) Project Management
9 4 (5.19%) Scrum
9 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) SQL
2 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.79%) C#
3 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.49%) VBA
5 4 (5.19%) MATLAB
5 4 (5.19%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) C
6 3 (3.90%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) Java
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) ISEB
6 1 (1.30%) ACCA
6 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) CIMA
6 1 (1.30%) HNC
6 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) IFRS
3 1 (1.30%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.30%) P3O
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Teradata
3 4 (5.19%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.30%) Tableau