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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 127 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 21 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.031% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.041% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Average daily rate £338 £400 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
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
2426 2423 1900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.06% 75.09% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1592 1196
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +9.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 109 99
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £15.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire - 7 £350 - 1
Somerset - 6 £325 - 1
Bristol - 4 £463 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (39.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 11 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (39.29%) Use Case
6 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (39.29%) Open Source
6 11 (39.29%) Data Transformation
7 10 (35.71%) Tableau
7 10 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (35.71%) Amazon S3
7 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
7 10 (35.71%) Amazon Kinesis
8 9 (32.14%) ETL
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Customer Insight
10 7 (25.00%) HTML5
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
11 6 (21.43%) User Experience
11 6 (21.43%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon Kinesis
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 4 (14.29%) SAP HANA
6 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) gulp
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 4 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 4 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Data Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) CSS
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
1 7 (25.00%) HTML5
2 6 (21.43%) J2EE
3 4 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 4 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 4 (14.29%) J2ME
3 4 (14.29%) J2SE
3 4 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) D3.js
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) Kafka
4 2 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Statistics
4 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
4 11 (39.29%) Data Transformation
4 11 (39.29%) Open Source
4 11 (39.29%) Use Case
5 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
6 9 (32.14%) ETL
7 8 (28.57%) Customer Insight
8 7 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (14.29%) Android Development
9 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 4 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (10.71%) Web Development
11 2 (7.14%) Data Munging
11 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (7.14%) Linear Algebra
11 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) R
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Tableau
2 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) i2
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle