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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.47% 0.76% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.95% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Median daily rate £425 £225 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.88% -58.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £225 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £225 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

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 158 210 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 77.45% 79.85% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 107 182
Median daily rate £365 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% -6.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +10.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.70 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Somerset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 28 March 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
Bath 0 3 £425 +88.88% 4
Analytics
South West

Analytics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 4 (57.14%) Web Development
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

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 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Compass CSS Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
3 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript