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 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 121 126 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 20 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.58% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.75% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 1
Median daily rate £425 £600 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +207.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £485 £378
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Data Analytics
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
2320 2400 2392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.85% 77.37% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 1619 1597
Median daily rate £388 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 107 122
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.40 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Devon +11 12 £425 -32.53%
Bristol -5 4 £428 -28.75% 3
Wiltshire -6 2 £350 -22.22%
Dorset - 1 £363 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 4
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (46.67%) Degree
5 13 (43.33%) R
5 13 (43.33%) Machine Learning
5 13 (43.33%) Python
6 12 (40.00%) C++
6 12 (40.00%) PhD
6 12 (40.00%) Data Mining
6 12 (40.00%) MATLAB
6 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (30.00%) Big Data
8 8 (26.67%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
9 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.67%) D3.js
10 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (13.33%) Marketing
11 4 (13.33%) Use Case
11 4 (13.33%) REST

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 4 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SPSS
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) DSL
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 9 (30.00%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
3 2 (6.67%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.67%) Parquet
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Bower
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Grunt
1 4 (13.33%) Protractor
2 2 (6.67%) gulp
2 2 (6.67%) Mocha
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Data Scientist
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
2 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (20.00%) CSS3
3 5 (16.67%) D3.js
4 4 (13.33%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) SVG
5 2 (6.67%) Akka
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Avro
5 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Kafka
5 2 (6.67%) LESS
5 2 (6.67%) ODBC
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) WebSockets
5 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Animation
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Analytics
2 13 (43.33%) Machine Learning
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Python
3 13 (43.33%) R
4 12 (40.00%) C++
4 12 (40.00%) MATLAB
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) ES6
6 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe
1 2 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Nokia