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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 89 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 58 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.78% 1.74% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.49% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 32 27
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£378 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £478 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £38.25 £35.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -29.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.38% +2.85%
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
2368 1645 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.48% 69.73% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1077 1079
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 111 116
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Bristol -16 19 £375 +15.38% 6
Wiltshire -3 16 £513 +86.36% 1
Somerset 0 10 £325 +13.04% 1
Gloucestershire -17 5 £375 -11.76%
Dorset +2 4 - - 1
Devon - - - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 46 (39.32%) SQL
2 40 (34.19%) Finance
3 35 (29.91%) Migration
4 30 (25.64%) Data Migration
5 29 (24.79%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (24.79%) Data Modelling
6 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 22 (18.80%) Oracle
7 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
8 21 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (16.24%) Business Objects
9 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
9 19 (16.24%) Business Analysis
10 18 (15.38%) Data Quality
11 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (11.97%) Data Mapping
13 13 (11.11%) SAP
13 13 (11.11%) ETL
14 12 (10.26%) Scrum
14 12 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
15 11 (9.40%) Banking
15 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
16 10 (8.55%) Data Management
16 10 (8.55%) Risk Management
17 9 (7.69%) Project Management
17 9 (7.69%) MS Office
17 9 (7.69%) Data Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (5.13%) SAS
2 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) MS Office
3 8 (6.84%) MS Project
4 5 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (4.27%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.71%) SAP HR-PA
2 2 (1.71%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) 3G
1 2 (1.71%) 2G
1 2 (1.71%) LTE
1 2 (1.71%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.71%) MVNO
1 2 (1.71%) LDAP
2 1 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
3 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.98%) MS Access
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.56%) QlikView
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.56%) OLAP
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.71%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.71%) OLTP
11 2 (1.71%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (1.71%) MySQL
11 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Retail
4 5 (4.27%) Legal
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (63.25%) Analyst
2 29 (24.79%) Business Analyst
2 29 (24.79%) Data Analyst
3 12 (10.26%) Data Modeller
4 10 (8.55%) Consultant
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Programmer
7 7 (5.98%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (5.13%) Data Migration Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) SAP Security Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) MI Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) HTML
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
1 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.42%) CSS
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.85%) REST
3 1 (0.85%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) JMS
3 1 (0.85%) WSDL
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.13%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.42%) Open Source
5 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) DTV
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) CESG
7 1 (0.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.85%) Robotics
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.71%) UNIX
1 2 (1.71%) Linux
1 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Migration
2 30 (25.64%) Data Migration
3 29 (24.79%) Data Modelling
4 21 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.24%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.97%) Data Mapping
7 13 (11.11%) ETL
8 12 (10.26%) Scrum
8 12 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (8.55%) Data Management
9 10 (8.55%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.69%) Project Management
10 9 (7.69%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.98%) Quantitative Risk Management
12 6 (5.13%) TDD
12 6 (5.13%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.13%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 46 (39.32%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) C#
3 5 (4.27%) Java
3 5 (4.27%) VB
3 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
3 5 (4.27%) VBA
4 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.71%) Perl
5 2 (1.71%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) VB6
6 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.27%) ACCA
3 5 (4.27%) CIMA
3 5 (4.27%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) COREP
3 1 (0.85%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.80%) Oracle
3 19 (16.24%) Business Objects
4 13 (11.11%) SAP
5 5 (4.27%) IBM
6 4 (3.42%) LANDesk
6 4 (3.42%) Teradata
7 3 (2.56%) Casewise
7 3 (2.56%) Adobe
8 2 (1.71%) Informatica
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.71%) Capita
8 2 (1.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.71%) Tableau
9 1 (0.85%) hybris
9 1 (0.85%) Huawei
9 1 (0.85%) ATG
9 1 (0.85%) Siebel
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