The first table below looks at the demand for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 38 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing Analytics 4 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 5.22% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 7.78% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate £325 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 180 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.68% 67.16% 63.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 122 92
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £23.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
Hampshire

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Southampton region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Southampton region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing 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 Analytics.

1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Insight
3 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) ATG
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) LESS
4 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (22.22%) Underscore.js
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) LESS
3 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
3 2 (22.22%) Underscore.js
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) D3.js
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ATG
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Netezza