Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 13 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.

Data Analysis
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.62% 1.75% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.23% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Somerset median daily rate £340 £363 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +70.59% -35.61%
10th Percentile £310 £352 £171
90th Percentile £488 £373 £231
South West median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +75.00% -3.03%

Data Analysis 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 429 403 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 86.32% 78.56% 75.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 268 188
Somerset median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £223 £160 £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 22 24 52
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £42.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.01% +16.55% -13.69%
10th Percentile £38.50 £13.00 £13.02
90th Percentile £45.18 £53.75 £42.95
South West median hourly rate £41.68 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +19.08% +18.24% -22.11%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Somerset

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Somerset

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Somerset over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Somerset

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Somerset

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 13 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 -5 7 £325 -10.34% 5
Taunton +2 3 £444 +22.41%
Glastonbury - 1 £495 -
Data Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
4 5 (38.46%) IaaS
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) PaaS
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) OLAP
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016

Data Analysis
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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Broadband
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) OLAP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (23.08%) Big Data
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
1 7 (53.85%) SQL DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Officer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP