Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 41 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 15 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.32% 2.97% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.24% 11.40% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Somerset median daily rate £450 £453 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.55% -9.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £176 £222 £351
90th Percentile £585 £595 £646
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate £38.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £35.49 - £31.25
90th Percentile £42.40 - £33.75
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £13.05 £40.75
% change year-on-year +191.15% -67.98% +13.19%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 87 114 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.25% 26.03% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 55 59
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £163 £148 £259
90th Percentile £500 £575 £528
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 38
Somerset median hourly rate £38.00 £46.25 £37.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% +24.58% -21.01%
10th Percentile £27.85 £37.75 £14.45
90th Percentile £42.20 £50.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £42.75 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +3.01% +6.41% +11.43%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Somerset

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Somerset

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Somerset

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Somerset

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Yeovil +13 5 £175 -
Bath +3 5 £450 -0.55% 5
Street - 2 £550 -
Bridgwater - 1 £425 - 1
Analytical Skills
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 9 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Military
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (6.67%) Data Science
6 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.67%) CRISC
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Design Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Support Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) Healthcare Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Healthcare Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Matplotlib
1 1 (6.67%) NumPy
1 1 (6.67%) Pandas
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) scikit-learn
1 1 (6.67%) SciPy
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CRISC
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft