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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 91 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 51 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 1.42% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.88% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 28
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +42.50%
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
2358 2178 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.75% 75.49% 70.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1453 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 117 62
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.84 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +58.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Wiltshire +10 17 £413 +17.85% 4
Bristol -5 17 £350 +3.70% 11
Dorset +5 5 £181 -48.21% 8
Gloucestershire -2 5 £406 -13.33% 4
Somerset +7 3 £330 +34.69% 4
Devon -6 1 £630 +152.00%
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 54 (46.15%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) Finance
3 37 (31.62%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (31.62%) Data Modelling
3 37 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (19.66%) Business Objects
5 21 (17.95%) ETL
5 21 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (17.09%) Migration
7 19 (16.24%) Data Migration
8 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (13.68%) Banking
10 14 (11.97%) Analytics
11 13 (11.11%) VBA
11 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 12 (10.26%) Data Quality
12 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
13 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
14 10 (8.55%) Degree
15 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
15 9 (7.69%) SAS
16 8 (6.84%) MS Access
16 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
16 8 (6.84%) Marketing
16 8 (6.84%) Google
16 8 (6.84%) Google Analytics
17 7 (5.98%) Tableau
17 7 (5.98%) Axure RP
17 7 (5.98%) Retail

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) SAS
2 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Project
4 3 (2.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.85%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) SAN
2 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.85%) 4G
3 1 (0.85%) GSM
3 1 (0.85%) UMTS
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) 3G
3 1 (0.85%) 2G
3 1 (0.85%) LTE
3 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.84%) MS Access
4 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.27%) QlikView
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.71%) OLAP
8 2 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.71%) Big Data
8 2 (1.71%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Axure RP
2 6 (5.13%) ERwin
3 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.85%) Toad
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (40.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.68%) Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Marketing
4 7 (5.98%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Analyst
2 35 (29.91%) Business Analyst
3 27 (23.08%) Data Analyst
4 13 (11.11%) Consultant
5 10 (8.55%) Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Data Modeller
5 10 (8.55%) Business Data Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Designer
7 5 (4.27%) User Experience Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) Insight Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Data Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) HTML
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
1 5 (4.27%) CSS
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) User Experience
3 5 (4.27%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) NHS
5 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) UNIX
1 3 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Data Modelling
1 37 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (17.95%) ETL
3 20 (17.09%) Migration
4 19 (16.24%) Data Migration
5 14 (11.97%) Analytics
6 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.98%) Validation
9 6 (5.13%) Information Management
9 6 (5.13%) Data Mapping
9 6 (5.13%) Data Governance
9 6 (5.13%) Data Reconciliation
10 5 (4.27%) Data Architecture
10 5 (4.27%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (4.27%) TDD
10 5 (4.27%) Data Management
10 5 (4.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.15%) SQL
2 13 (11.11%) VBA
3 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
3 5 (4.27%) Java
4 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.71%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) FINREP
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) Business Objects
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Google
4 7 (5.98%) Tableau
5 6 (5.13%) Teradata
6 5 (4.27%) SAP
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle
7 4 (3.42%) Informatica
8 2 (1.71%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.71%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) EMC
9 1 (0.85%) Cerner
9 1 (0.85%) Mapinfo
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