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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 80 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 61 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.91% 2.16% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 3.01% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 34
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£400 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £505 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -43.83%
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
2310 1760 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.39% 71.78% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1127 1105
Average daily rate £413 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 95
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.81% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -10 21 £325 +4.00% 13
Wiltshire +7 19 £513 -14.58% 4
Somerset +4 6 £400 +39.13% 2
Dorset 0 6 £450 - 3
Gloucestershire -21 4 £375 -14.28% 1
Devon -9 2 - - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (39.84%) SQL
2 36 (29.27%) Data Modelling
3 35 (28.46%) Migration
4 31 (25.20%) Finance
4 31 (25.20%) Data Migration
5 29 (23.58%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 21 (17.07%) ETL
9 20 (16.26%) Oracle
9 20 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (16.26%) Data Quality
10 19 (15.45%) Business Objects
11 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 18 (14.63%) MS Excel
12 16 (13.01%) Business Analysis
13 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
15 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (10.57%) SAP
16 12 (9.76%) Data Mapping
17 11 (8.94%) Project Management
18 10 (8.13%) Risk Management
18 10 (8.13%) Data Architecture
18 10 (8.13%) Data Cleansing
19 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
19 9 (7.32%) Data Structures
19 9 (7.32%) Scrum
19 9 (7.32%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (5.69%) SAS
2 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 18 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.32%) MS Office
3 8 (6.50%) MS Project
4 7 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SAP GRC
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.63%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.63%) SAP HR-PA
3 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) LDAP
1 2 (1.63%) 3G
1 2 (1.63%) 2G
1 2 (1.63%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.63%) LTE
2 1 (0.81%) MVNO
2 1 (0.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.58%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.88%) MS Access
6 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.44%) QlikView
9 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.63%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 31 (25.20%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.25%) Legal
3 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Law
4 3 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (59.35%) Analyst
2 30 (24.39%) Business Analyst
3 26 (21.14%) Data Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Data Modeller
5 11 (8.94%) Consultant
6 10 (8.13%) Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Programmer
8 6 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.88%) Data Migration Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.07%) SAP Security Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Management Consultant
11 3 (2.44%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) HTML
1 5 (4.07%) .NET
1 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.25%) CSS
2 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.81%) REST
3 1 (0.81%) WSDL
3 1 (0.81%) JMS
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) SOAP
3 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.07%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Open Source
4 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.25%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.63%) NHS
5 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.81%) Robotics
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.63%) UNIX
1 2 (1.63%) Linux
1 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.27%) Data Modelling
2 35 (28.46%) Migration
3 31 (25.20%) Data Migration
4 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (17.07%) ETL
6 20 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.01%) Business Analysis
8 15 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.76%) Data Mapping
10 11 (8.94%) Project Management
11 10 (8.13%) Risk Management
11 10 (8.13%) Data Architecture
11 10 (8.13%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (7.32%) Scrum
13 7 (5.69%) Data Management
13 7 (5.69%) PRINCE2
14 6 (4.88%) TDD
14 6 (4.88%) Data Governance
14 6 (4.88%) Business Transformation
14 6 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.84%) SQL
2 6 (4.88%) C#
3 5 (4.07%) Java
3 5 (4.07%) VB
3 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
3 5 (4.07%) VBA
4 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.63%) Perl
5 2 (1.63%) Python
5 2 (1.63%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) VB6
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.50%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) ACCA
4 2 (1.63%) CIMA
5 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) COREP
3 1 (0.81%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle
3 19 (15.45%) Business Objects
4 13 (10.57%) SAP
5 5 (4.07%) LANDesk
5 5 (4.07%) IBM
5 5 (4.07%) Teradata
6 3 (2.44%) Adobe
7 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.63%) Tableau
7 2 (1.63%) Casewise
8 1 (0.81%) Capita
8 1 (0.81%) Huawei
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) ATG
8 1 (0.81%) EMC
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) Siebel
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