The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analytics
England / South West
Rank 136 129 145
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 5 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.53% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.65% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - £36.50

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
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Data Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Analytics
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 Analytics across the South West region.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +2 3 £350 +27.27% 1
Dorset +5 1 £420 -
Bristol 0 1 £750 +42.85% 3
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Splunk
5 2 (25.00%) HBase
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (25.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
6 1 (12.50%) GraphX
6 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
1 1 (12.50%) FCAPS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) HBase
2 2 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Parquet
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Akka
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Avro
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) LESS
2 1 (12.50%) ODBC
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mesosphere
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) Nexpose
1 1 (12.50%) Nmap
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Intel
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 1 (12.50%) MapR
2 1 (12.50%) Mercator
2 1 (12.50%) NetWitness
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (12.50%) Nuix
2 1 (12.50%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) Snow
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau