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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 92 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 54 30 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.33% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.88% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 54
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£368 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £7.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.40%
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
2316 1598 2205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 71.24% 71.02% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1054 1306
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 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 74 152
Average hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.11% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 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 2 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -10 24 £388 +19.23% 9
Wiltshire +6 16 £388 +70.32%
Gloucestershire -15 8 £350 -16.16% 6
Somerset -11 3 £293 - 2
Devon -11 1 £350 -17.64% 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 48 (49.48%) Finance
1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) Migration
3 26 (26.80%) Data Migration
4 20 (20.62%) Oracle
5 19 (19.59%) Business Analysis
6 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (17.53%) Data Modelling
8 16 (16.49%) SAS
9 14 (14.43%) ETL
9 14 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
9 14 (14.43%) Business Objects
10 13 (13.40%) Banking
10 13 (13.40%) Degree
11 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (11.34%) SAP
11 11 (11.34%) MS Visio
12 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.31%) Project Management
12 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
12 10 (10.31%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (10.31%) Data Mapping
13 9 (9.28%) Data Management
13 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
13 9 (9.28%) Casewise
13 9 (9.28%) MS Project
14 8 (8.25%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (8.25%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (16.49%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.28%) MS Project
3 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.06%) MS Office
5 1 (1.03%) SPSS
5 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP GRC
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.09%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.03%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (1.03%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) MVNO
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.12%) OLAP
7 2 (2.06%) Star Schema
7 2 (2.06%) OLTP
7 2 (2.06%) Xcelsius
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.06%) QlikView
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
7 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.06%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (49.48%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Legal
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Law
7 1 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (78.35%) Analyst
2 33 (34.02%) Data Analyst
3 30 (30.93%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.31%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Data Modeller
7 5 (5.15%) Data Migration Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) SAP Security Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Consultant
8 3 (3.09%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Financial Business Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Data Administrator
9 2 (2.06%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) SOAP
3 1 (1.03%) XML
3 1 (1.03%) JMS
3 1 (1.03%) WSDL
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
3 1 (1.03%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.03%) REST
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Data Extraction
2 3 (3.09%) NHS
3 2 (2.06%) Replication
3 2 (2.06%) Statistics
3 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.03%) Robotics
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.03%) CESG
4 1 (1.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Windows
1 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Migration
2 26 (26.80%) Data Migration
3 19 (19.59%) Business Analysis
4 17 (17.53%) Data Modelling
5 14 (14.43%) ETL
5 14 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.31%) Project Management
6 10 (10.31%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (10.31%) Data Mapping
7 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.28%) Data Management
8 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.22%) Time Management
10 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.19%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.19%) Quantitative Risk Management
10 6 (6.19%) Validation
10 6 (6.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) VB
3 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.09%) VBA
4 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) ISEB
3 5 (5.15%) ACCA
3 5 (5.15%) CIMA
4 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) HNC
5 2 (2.06%) HND
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle
2 14 (14.43%) Business Objects
3 11 (11.34%) SAP
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.28%) Casewise
6 4 (4.12%) Informatica
7 2 (2.06%) IBM
7 2 (2.06%) Teradata
8 1 (1.03%) Civica
8 1 (1.03%) Capita
8 1 (1.03%) FactSet
8 1 (1.03%) Sage
8 1 (1.03%) Reuters
8 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.03%) Trillium
8 1 (1.03%) Sybase
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
2I Resourcing
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15 - £25.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago