The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
South West / Dorset
Rank 18 23 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.19% 2.15% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.66% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £495 £231 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.05% -47.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 188 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.43% 80.69% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 116 107
Median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 17
Median hourly rate £10.98 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.85% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £14.40 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Dorset

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Dorset

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth +5 2 £510 +114.73%
Analytics
South West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Lucene
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) OLTP
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Data Lake

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) OLTP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
1 1 (20.00%) MagicDraw
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Lucene
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Reference Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware