Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 August 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 > Dorset
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - +52 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.48% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Dorset median daily rate £356 - £685
10th Percentile £319 - £593
90th Percentile £381 - £778
South West median daily rate £400 £378 £420
% change year-on-year +5.96% -10.12% +10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +18.52% +132.76% -

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 242 207 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 83.45% 83.13% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 112 276
Dorset median daily rate £415 £406 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.50% +4.67%
10th Percentile £250 £293 £223
90th Percentile £575 £481 £550
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Dorset median hourly rate £13.81 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.47% +33.33% -27.26%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.38 £12.85
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +3.59%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Dorset

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Dorset

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Dorset

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Bournemouth - 7 £350 - 1
Weymouth - 3 - -
Data Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Nagios
3 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) REST
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Qpid
3 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Kafka
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Ansible

Data Analysis
Co-occurring 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Toad
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Accountant
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Accountant
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Kafka
1 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
3 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
5 2 (15.38%) Database Security
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sage