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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 129 121 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 16 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.56% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.73% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 2
Median daily rate £425 £600 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £463 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £646 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £505 £380
% change year-on-year
-15.84% +32.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.53% -
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
2325 2344 2379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.57% 76.93% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1513 1576 1586
Median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 100 121
Median hourly rate £39.50 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +2 8 £425 -32.53%
Bristol -10 7 £428 -28.75% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 5
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 31 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Python
5 10 (32.26%) Machine Learning
5 10 (32.26%) R
5 10 (32.26%) Degree
6 9 (29.03%) Big Data
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.81%) C++
7 8 (25.81%) HTML
7 8 (25.81%) PhD
7 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
7 8 (25.81%) MATLAB
8 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
9 6 (19.35%) Open Source
9 6 (19.35%) Visualisation
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon S3
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS

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 (12.90%) SAS
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SPSS
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon Kinesis
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
3 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (19.35%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.45%) MySQL
6 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Grunt
3 4 (12.90%) Bower
3 4 (12.90%) Protractor
4 3 (9.68%) gulp
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Mocha
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Data Scientist
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 6 (19.35%) Lead Developer
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Big Data Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) HTML5
2 6 (19.35%) D3.js
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) CSS3
4 4 (12.90%) SVG
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.45%) Chai
6 2 (6.45%) GreenSock GSAP
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) Kafka
6 2 (6.45%) LESS
6 2 (6.45%) Polymer
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) Web Components
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 6 (19.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.68%) User Experience
5 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) Animation
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Statistics
6 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Machine Learning
4 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (19.35%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Customer Insight
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Data Transformation
6 5 (16.13%) ETL
6 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
6 5 (16.13%) Use Case
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Data Munging
9 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.45%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) R
4 8 (25.81%) C++
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) PhD
3 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Tableau
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) i2
3 1 (3.23%) SAP