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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 94 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 50 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 1.29% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.69% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 42
Median daily rate £394 £383 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £440 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +65.47%
Data Analysis
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
2226 2492 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.55% 76.39% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 1656 1690
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 137 85
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £27.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £41.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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 -4 19 £338 -6.89% 5
Wiltshire +14 12 £468 +15.43% 2
Gloucestershire +7 8 £400 +14.28% 4
Somerset +22 3 £213 -37.03%
Devon - 3 £81 -
Dorset +3 1 - - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 54 (53.47%) Finance
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 23 (22.77%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (22.77%) SAS
3 23 (22.77%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (19.80%) Data Modelling
5 18 (17.82%) Teradata
6 17 (16.83%) Migration
6 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (16.83%) Degree
7 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
7 15 (14.85%) Oracle
8 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
8 14 (13.86%) Data Management
9 13 (12.87%) PL/SQL
10 12 (11.88%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (11.88%) Management Information System
10 12 (11.88%) Banking
10 12 (11.88%) Analytics
11 11 (10.89%) Project Management
12 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
13 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (8.91%) Data Governance
13 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (8.91%) Incident Management
13 9 (8.91%) Marketing
13 9 (8.91%) ETL
13 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.92%) Microsoft

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 23 (22.77%) SAS
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.96%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.99%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Primavera
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) BGP
2 2 (1.98%) Firewall
2 2 (1.98%) IPsec
2 2 (1.98%) MPLS
2 2 (1.98%) OSPF
2 2 (1.98%) VPN
2 2 (1.98%) WAN
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.99%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.99%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.88%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.95%) Base SAS
7 5 (4.95%) OLAP
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.95%) Star Schema
7 5 (4.95%) Xcelsius
8 4 (3.96%) QlikView
9 3 (2.97%) EDRMS
9 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.98%) Big Data
10 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) ERwin
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.98%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (53.47%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 9 (8.91%) Marketing
4 6 (5.94%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.95%) Retail
6 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.98%) Billing
7 2 (1.98%) Military
8 1 (0.99%) Electronics
8 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (61.39%) Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Business Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Data Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Business Data Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (5.94%) Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Data Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Management Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) CSS
2 3 (2.97%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.94%) Credit Risk
3 6 (5.94%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.96%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.98%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.98%) Informatics
5 2 (1.98%) NHS
5 2 (1.98%) RIA
5 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.98%) Statistics
6 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) EPoS
6 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.99%) iPad
6 1 (0.99%) Telematics
6 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Linux
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (19.80%) Data Modelling
3 17 (16.83%) Migration
3 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
5 14 (13.86%) Data Management
6 12 (11.88%) Analytics
7 11 (10.89%) Project Management
8 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.91%) Data Governance
8 9 (8.91%) ETL
8 9 (8.91%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.94%) Data Flow Diagram
9 6 (5.94%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.94%) ITIL
9 6 (5.94%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.95%) Customer Insight
10 5 (4.95%) Data Mapping
10 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) SQL
2 13 (12.87%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.96%) VB
4 3 (2.97%) C
4 3 (2.97%) C#
4 3 (2.97%) MATLAB
4 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.98%) C++
5 2 (1.98%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.98%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) R
5 2 (1.98%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Degree
2 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.93%) HNC
4 6 (5.94%) HND
5 3 (2.97%) CISSP
5 3 (2.97%) GCIH
5 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) CCNP
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.98%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) ISEB
7 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.97%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Teradata
2 15 (14.85%) Oracle
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.97%) Apple
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco
6 2 (1.98%) Cognos
6 2 (1.98%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) Juniper
7 1 (0.99%) BT
7 1 (0.99%) Civica
7 1 (0.99%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) Sourcefire