Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +22
Contract jobs citing Analytics 17 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.48% 1.34% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 1.72% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
Somerset median daily rate £525 £424 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% +15.31% +22.50%
10th Percentile £513 £387 £354
90th Percentile £538 £441 £381
South West median daily rate £476 £450 £364
% change year-on-year +5.83% +23.71% -3.00%
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 422 407 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 86.48% 78.12% 75.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 268 189
Somerset median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £234 £159 £194
90th Percentile £538 £511 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 55
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £42.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.01% +28.03% -21.43%
10th Percentile £38.50 £13.00 £11.55
90th Percentile £45.25 £53.75 £42.80
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%

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 17 November 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 +10 13 £525 +40.00% 13
Taunton 0 1 - - 1
Analytics
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) OLAP
2 13 (76.47%) Machine Learning
2 13 (76.47%) Big Data
2 13 (76.47%) Data Science
3 12 (70.59%) Data Quality
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Optimisation
3 12 (70.59%) Apache Hive
3 12 (70.59%) Hadoop
3 12 (70.59%) Oozie
3 12 (70.59%) Kafka
3 12 (70.59%) Apache Spark
3 12 (70.59%) OLAP Cube
3 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 12 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
3 12 (70.59%) Star Schema
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) hybris

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 12 (70.59%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Big Data
1 13 (76.47%) OLAP
2 12 (70.59%) Apache Hive
2 12 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 12 (70.59%) Hadoop
2 12 (70.59%) OLAP Cube
2 12 (70.59%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Big Data Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Data Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Hadoop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Kafka
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Matplotlib
3 1 (5.88%) NumPy
3 1 (5.88%) Pandas
3 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
3 1 (5.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Data Science
1 13 (76.47%) Machine Learning
2 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (5.88%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Support Vector Machines
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) hybris
2 1 (5.88%) Talend