Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 19 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.70% 4.03% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.59% 17.92% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Somerset median daily rate £425 £350 £551
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -36.42% +57.29%
10th Percentile £318 £140 £299
90th Percentile £508 £567 £669
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £365
% change year-on-year - +16.44% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate £39.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £33.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% -23.86% +12.82%

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 88 106 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 17.12% 22.51% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 71 59
Somerset median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £145 £111 £105
90th Percentile £538 £475 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 32
Somerset median hourly rate £39.50 £47.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.84% +82.69% -52.73%
10th Percentile £35.67 £11.34 £13.91
90th Percentile £43.30 £50.00 £40.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £28.80
% change year-on-year +7.59% +37.15% -26.15%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Bath -5 6 £425 +123.68% 10
Yeovil 0 3 - - 1
Taunton -2 3 - - 2
Weston-super-Mare - 3 - -
Street -7 1 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £425 -
Clevedon - 1 £388 - 1
Analytical Skills
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (68.42%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) NHS
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Availability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) LESS
1 1 (5.26%) Matplotlib
1 1 (5.26%) NumPy
1 1 (5.26%) Pandas
1 1 (5.26%) Sass
1 1 (5.26%) scikit-learn
1 1 (5.26%) SciPy
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Availability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Java 8
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) R
2 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) CRISC
3 1 (5.26%) HNC
3 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) VMware