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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 83 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 61 31 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.82% 1.37% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.93% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 54
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£370 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £410 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £7.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -78.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
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
2454 1603 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.14% 71.09% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1076 1290
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 79 154
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -2 27 £388 +47.61% 10
Wiltshire +4 17 £438 +28.20% 4
Gloucestershire -11 8 £350 +33.33% 6
Dorset -1 3 £300 +3.00% 4
Somerset -7 3 £293 -
Devon -20 1 £350 -17.64% 3
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (49.00%) SQL
2 47 (47.00%) Finance
3 27 (27.00%) Migration
4 26 (26.00%) Data Migration
5 23 (23.00%) Oracle
6 20 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 19 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (17.00%) SAS
8 17 (17.00%) Data Modelling
9 15 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (14.00%) ETL
10 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (14.00%) Business Objects
11 13 (13.00%) MS Visio
11 13 (13.00%) Project Management
12 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (12.00%) SAP
12 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
12 12 (12.00%) Banking
12 12 (12.00%) Degree
12 12 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (11.00%) Casewise
13 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
13 11 (11.00%) MS Project
14 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
14 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (10.00%) Data Mapping

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (17.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (11.00%) MS Project
3 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (5.00%) MS Office
5 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (5.00%) SAP GRC
2 3 (3.00%) SAP HR
3 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.00%) SAP HR-PA
4 1 (1.00%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) 3G
1 2 (2.00%) 2G
1 2 (2.00%) LTE
1 2 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (2.00%) MVNO
1 2 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) OLAP
5 2 (2.00%) MS Access
5 2 (2.00%) OLTP
5 2 (2.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.00%) Xcelsius
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.00%) QlikView
5 2 (2.00%) MySQL
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 47 (47.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (75.00%) Analyst
2 33 (33.00%) Business Analyst
3 29 (29.00%) Data Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Developer
6 6 (6.00%) Data Modeller
7 5 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) SAP Security Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) MI Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.00%) Consultant
10 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.00%) SAS Analyst
10 2 (2.00%) Information Analyst
10 2 (2.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) SOAP
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) JMS
3 1 (1.00%) WSDL
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) REST
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Replication
3 2 (2.00%) NHS
3 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.00%) DTV
4 1 (1.00%) CESG
4 1 (1.00%) Robotics
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) UNIX
1 2 (2.00%) Linux
1 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Migration
2 26 (26.00%) Data Migration
3 20 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 17 (17.00%) Data Modelling
5 15 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.00%) ETL
7 13 (13.00%) Project Management
8 12 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 12 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
9 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.00%) Data Mapping
11 9 (9.00%) Time Management
11 9 (9.00%) Data Management
12 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.00%) Risk Management
13 7 (7.00%) Business Transformation
14 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
15 5 (5.00%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) VB
3 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.00%) VBA
5 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) C#
7 1 (1.00%) C++
7 1 (1.00%) Java
7 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) ISEB
3 5 (5.00%) ACCA
3 5 (5.00%) CIMA
4 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) HNC
5 2 (2.00%) HND
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) COREP
3 1 (1.00%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) Business Objects
3 12 (12.00%) SAP
3 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.00%) Casewise
5 5 (5.00%) Informatica
6 4 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (2.00%) Teradata
7 2 (2.00%) Capita
7 2 (2.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.00%) Sage
8 1 (1.00%) Reuters
8 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.00%) Trillium
8 1 (1.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) FactSet
8 1 (1.00%) Huawei
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