The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 92 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 47 37 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.55% 1.72% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.43% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 51
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £7.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+43.42% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2215 1522 2101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.05% 70.76% 69.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 987 1282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 70 125
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Analysis
England

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 July 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 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 22 £338 +5.46% 6
Wiltshire 0 11 £388 -11.42% 6
Gloucestershire -16 7 £438 +9.37% 5
Somerset -14 4 £275 - 7
Devon -11 1 £250 -28.57% 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 51 (50.50%) SQL
2 46 (45.54%) Finance
3 22 (21.78%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (21.78%) Migration
4 20 (19.80%) Oracle
5 19 (18.81%) SAS
6 18 (17.82%) Data Modelling
7 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
7 17 (16.83%) Data Migration
8 16 (15.84%) Business Analysis
8 16 (15.84%) Banking
9 14 (13.86%) Degree
10 13 (12.87%) ETL
11 12 (11.88%) Business Objects
12 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
12 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
12 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
13 9 (8.91%) Casewise
13 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (8.91%) Time Management
14 8 (7.92%) Analytics
14 8 (7.92%) MS Project
14 8 (7.92%) VBA
14 8 (7.92%) ISEB
14 8 (7.92%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (7.92%) Project Management
14 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (18.81%) SAS
2 1 (0.99%) LiveLink
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.92%) MS Project
3 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.97%) MS Office
5 1 (0.99%) SPSS
5 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.97%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.99%) Agresso
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.99%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (7.92%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.95%) Star Schema
8 4 (3.96%) OLAP
9 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.98%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.98%) QlikView
10 2 (1.98%) Xcelsius
10 2 (1.98%) MS Access
10 2 (1.98%) OLTP
11 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.99%) DataStage
11 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (45.54%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Retail
4 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Marketing
5 4 (3.96%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.98%) Publishing
7 2 (1.98%) Legal
7 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Billing
8 1 (0.99%) Electronics
8 1 (0.99%) Advertising
8 1 (0.99%) Front Office
8 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (71.29%) Analyst
2 29 (28.71%) Data Analyst
3 25 (24.75%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Data Modeller
7 6 (5.94%) Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (3.96%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Information Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) SAS Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Administrator
10 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) Business Data Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Testing Analyst
11 2 (1.98%) Insight Analyst
11 2 (1.98%) Data Entry Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.99%) CSS
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Data Extraction
2 3 (2.97%) Replication
2 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.98%) Statistics
3 2 (1.98%) NHS
3 2 (1.98%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) CESG
4 1 (0.99%) Economics
4 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.99%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) Migration
2 18 (17.82%) Data Modelling
3 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.83%) Data Migration
4 16 (15.84%) Business Analysis
5 13 (12.87%) ETL
6 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.91%) Time Management
7 8 (7.92%) Analytics
7 8 (7.92%) Project Management
7 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.93%) Data Management
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.94%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (5.94%) Validation
9 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.95%) Scrum
10 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) SQL
2 8 (7.92%) VBA
3 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.97%) VB
6 1 (0.99%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.99%) C#
6 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) ISEB
3 6 (5.94%) ACCA
3 6 (5.94%) CIMA
4 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) HNC
5 2 (1.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.95%) Basel III
2 5 (4.95%) COREP
2 5 (4.95%) FINREP
3 4 (3.96%) CRD IV
4 2 (1.98%) QA
5 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Oracle
2 12 (11.88%) Business Objects
3 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.91%) Casewise
5 6 (5.94%) SAP
6 4 (3.96%) Informatica
7 2 (1.98%) Teradata
8 1 (0.99%) Open Text
8 1 (0.99%) Trillium
8 1 (0.99%) Sage
8 1 (0.99%) Reuters
8 1 (0.99%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) Sybase
8 1 (0.99%) Civica
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) FactSet
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Rate: £425 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago