The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 38 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 2.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 4.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £166 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 180 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.50% 66.18% 64.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 122 95
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 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £555 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
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 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £40.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Analysis
Hampshire

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Data Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (44.44%) MS Access
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Intel
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) NHS

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Data Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MS Access
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) VCP5
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Intel