Period
to 19 January 2019

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 6 months to 19 January 2019 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 51 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing Analytics 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.81% 0.85% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.07% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 9
Somerset median daily rate £525 - £388
10th Percentile £513 - £350
90th Percentile £538 - £429
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £388
% change year-on-year +5.26% +22.58% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £27.36 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +82.37% - -

Analytics 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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 396 374 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 85.71% 79.91% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 244 202
Somerset median daily rate £424 £384 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.42% +9.64% -5.41%
10th Percentile £275 £160 £213
90th Percentile £574 £525 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 76
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £23.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.89% -41.14% -7.60%
10th Percentile £37.99 £12.40 £14.35
90th Percentile £45.60 £44.13 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% -7.10%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 - 12 £525 - 8
Taunton - 1 - - 1
Analytics
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) OLAP
2 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (76.92%) Data Modelling
2 10 (76.92%) Star Schema
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Hive
2 10 (76.92%) Data Quality
2 10 (76.92%) Machine Learning
2 10 (76.92%) Big Data
2 10 (76.92%) Kafka
2 10 (76.92%) Oozie
2 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Optimisation
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Spark
2 10 (76.92%) OLAP Cube
2 10 (76.92%) Data Science
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) D3.js
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Polymer
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) Talend
4 1 (7.69%) ETL

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 10 (76.92%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Hive
1 10 (76.92%) Big Data
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
1 10 (76.92%) OLAP
1 10 (76.92%) OLAP Cube
1 10 (76.92%) Star Schema
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Big Data Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Data Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Hadoop Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Kafka
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) D3.js
2 2 (15.38%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Data Modelling
1 10 (76.92%) Data Science
1 10 (76.92%) Machine Learning
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Optimisation
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Talend