The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 27 June 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.

Analytics
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.87% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 1.08% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £424 £148 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +187.28% -72.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.58% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.31% +7.89%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 186 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 77.99% 76.23% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 150
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 29
Median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £21.83 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.45 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Somerset

Analytics
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 Analytics within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Taunton - 5 £425 -
Bath +4 1 £375 +134.37%
Analytics
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) HBase
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Pig
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 4 (40.00%) Oozie
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack

Analytics
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 4 (40.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 4 (40.00%) HBase
4 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cloudera