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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 77 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 69 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.17% 2.16% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.93% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 33
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.25 £18.49 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £16.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -56.16%
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
2367 2085 1785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.41% 73.99% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1272 1122
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 90 78
Average hourly rate £36.45 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.00% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.31 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
Bristol -2 32 £350 +1.44% 7
Wiltshire +7 19 £513 -14.58% 3
Dorset +3 7 £450 - 2
Somerset +1 6 £410 +49.09% 1
Devon -8 2 - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (38.89%) SQL
2 39 (30.95%) Data Modelling
3 29 (23.02%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (23.02%) Finance
4 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (20.63%) Microsoft
5 26 (20.63%) Migration
6 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
8 21 (16.67%) ETL
8 21 (16.67%) Business Objects
9 20 (15.87%) Data Quality
10 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
11 18 (14.29%) Oracle
12 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
13 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (11.90%) Business Analysis
14 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
15 12 (9.52%) Data Architecture
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (8.73%) SAP
16 11 (8.73%) Scrum
17 10 (7.94%) Banking
17 10 (7.94%) VBA
17 10 (7.94%) MS Project
18 9 (7.14%) MS Office
18 9 (7.14%) MS Access
18 9 (7.14%) Project Management
18 9 (7.14%) SharePoint
18 9 (7.14%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.35%) SAS
3 3 (2.38%) CMS
3 3 (2.38%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) MS Project
3 9 (7.14%) MS Office
4 7 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.59%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.59%) SAP HR-PA
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) 3G
1 2 (1.59%) 2G
1 2 (1.59%) LTE
1 2 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.59%) LDAP
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.02%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.14%) MS Access
5 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.38%) QlikView
8 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.59%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.59%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Banking
3 5 (3.97%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.59%) Law
6 2 (1.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (57.94%) Analyst
2 32 (25.40%) Business Analyst
3 23 (18.25%) Data Analyst
4 13 (10.32%) Data Modeller
5 12 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Consultant
5 12 (9.52%) Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Programmer
7 7 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.76%) Architect
8 6 (4.76%) Data Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Management Consultant
10 4 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Data Analyst
11 3 (2.38%) Data Manager
11 3 (2.38%) Data Migration Analyst
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Developer
11 3 (2.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) HTML
1 8 (6.35%) .NET
1 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.56%) CSS
2 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Management Information System
1 8 (6.35%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.56%) Open Source
3 5 (3.97%) Reference Data
3 5 (3.97%) Data Extraction
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) UNIX
1 2 (1.59%) Linux
1 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) Data Modelling
2 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (20.63%) Migration
4 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
6 21 (16.67%) ETL
7 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.90%) Business Analysis
8 12 (9.52%) Data Architecture
9 11 (8.73%) Scrum
10 9 (7.14%) Project Management
10 9 (7.14%) TDD
10 9 (7.14%) Data Management
10 9 (7.14%) Information Management
10 9 (7.14%) Data Governance
11 8 (6.35%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.35%) V-Model
11 8 (6.35%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.35%) Data Mapping
12 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) SQL
2 10 (7.94%) VBA
3 8 (6.35%) VB.NET
4 7 (5.56%) Java
5 6 (4.76%) C#
6 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.59%) Perl
7 2 (1.59%) Python
7 2 (1.59%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.79%) VB6
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.14%) Degree
2 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) VCP4
3 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) COREP
3 1 (0.79%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 18 (14.29%) Oracle
4 11 (8.73%) SAP
5 6 (4.76%) Teradata
5 6 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.38%) IBM
6 3 (2.38%) Adobe
7 2 (1.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.59%) Casewise
7 2 (1.59%) Tableau
8 1 (0.79%) Capita
8 1 (0.79%) Huawei
8 1 (0.79%) ATG
8 1 (0.79%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) EMC
8 1 (0.79%) Informatica
8 1 (0.79%) Siebel
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