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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 123 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 18 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £448 £241
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +85.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £426 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £470 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £29.62 -
% change year-on-year
+53.63% -
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
2217 2616 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.95% 78.14% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1747 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 135 87
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Wiltshire - 10 £363 -
Devon - 5 £425 - 1
Bristol - 1 £625 - 1
Dorset - 1 £363 - 1
Somerset - 1 £368 -
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (100.00%) Analytics
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 13 (39.39%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) Machine Learning
5 12 (36.36%) Big Data
5 12 (36.36%) R
5 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (36.36%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) PhD
5 12 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 12 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 12 (36.36%) Degree
5 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) HTML5
6 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Apache
8 9 (27.27%) Scala
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (27.27%) Akka
8 9 (27.27%) GraphX
8 9 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (27.27%) REST
8 9 (27.27%) CSS3

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 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
2 9 (27.27%) Apache
3 7 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (12.12%) SAS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
1 7 (21.21%) DSL
1 7 (21.21%) LDAP
2 6 (18.18%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Big Data
1 12 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 8 (24.24%) HBase
3 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (21.21%) CouchDB
3 7 (21.21%) Neo4j
3 7 (21.21%) Parquet
3 7 (21.21%) Redis
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Bower
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Grunt
1 4 (12.12%) Protractor
2 2 (6.06%) gulp
2 2 (6.06%) Mocha
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Data Scientist
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Scala Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Programme Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Transformation
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Marketing Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 11 (33.33%) CSS
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
1 11 (33.33%) HTML5
2 9 (27.27%) Akka
2 9 (27.27%) CSS3
2 9 (27.27%) GraphX
2 9 (27.27%) REST
3 7 (21.21%) Apache Avro
3 7 (21.21%) ODBC
3 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 7 (21.21%) WebSockets
4 4 (12.12%) D3.js
4 4 (12.12%) SVG
5 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.06%) GreenSock GSAP
5 2 (6.06%) LESS
5 2 (6.06%) Polymer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Components
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.06%) Animation
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Analytics
2 13 (39.39%) Machine Learning
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 7 (21.21%) Use Case
5 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 12 (36.36%) Python
3 12 (36.36%) R
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) Scala
6 7 (21.21%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
1 12 (36.36%) PhD
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Nokia
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian