Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analysis
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 14 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.80% 1.08% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.30% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Devon median daily rate £230 £81 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +183.95% -82.00% +28.57%
10th Percentile £123 £81 £421
90th Percentile £453 £81 £475
South West median daily rate £420 £389 £425
% change year-on-year +8.04% -8.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -16.67% +45.45% -46.08%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 421 384 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.20% 83.12% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 240 369
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £207 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £500 £522
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 18
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 £23.28 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.12% -37.09% +40.95%
10th Percentile £22.15 £10.80 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.75 £48.00 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Devon

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Devon over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Devon

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +10 6 £404 -
Exeter +8 4 £150 +85.19% 4
Data Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Devon region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) HND
5 2 (14.29%) ERP

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Data Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft