The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank 134 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.032% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £850 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
Statistical Analysis
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
2295 2404 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.82% 77.55% 79.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1518 1636 1590
Median daily rate £388 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.89%
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 105 106 122
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the South West region.

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the South West region.

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
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 Statistical Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Wiltshire -7 3 £850 +126.66%
Devon - 1 - -
Statistical Analysis
England

Statistical Analysis
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Exploitation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

Statistical Analysis
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Exploitation
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle