Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 14 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.99% 1.87% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 2.25% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Devon median daily rate £335 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% -22.22% -28.57%
10th Percentile £253 £308 £150
90th Percentile £414 £370 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +191.67% -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.52% +68.75% -

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 391 489 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 83.37% 83.02% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 311 238
Devon median daily rate £375 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £188
90th Percentile £515 £500 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 42
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% -14.11% +129.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.33 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.25 £46.95 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +7.24% +9.86% -4.05%

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 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Devon

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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

Data Analysis
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 20 September 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
Exeter +4 9 £338 - 1
Plymouth +8 3 £273 -22.14% 4
Data Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Power BI
2 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) CMS
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Facebook
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) Trello
4 3 (21.43%) QlikView
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Social Media
4 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (21.43%) Scorecard
5 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Power BI
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Research Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Scorecard
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Facebook
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle