Period
to 13 December 2017

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

Data Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 321 293
Rank change year-on-year +50 -28 +50
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 106 44 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.27% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 24 70
South East median daily rate £425 £406 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -21.88% +15.56%
10th Percentile £309 £254 £283
90th Percentile £577 £558 £538
England median daily rate £488 £446 £500
% change year-on-year +9.43% -10.90% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
South East median hourly rate £19.13 £22.50 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -37.06% -
10th Percentile £17.31 £21.25 £23.68
90th Percentile £20.24 £23.75 £47.23
England median hourly rate £33.16 £42.75 £22.87
% change year-on-year -22.44% +86.97% -39.03%

Data 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13898 13473 15543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.78% 82.50% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8367 8077 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £407 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +2.78% +5.60%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 549 624
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -4.92% +50.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.57
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.44 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.31% +11.07% +15.79%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the South East

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in the South East

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in the South East

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in the South East

Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Surrey +17 41 £450 +9.09%
Thames Valley -17 30 £450 +10.77% 11
Hampshire +27 19 £400 -3.03% 7
Berkshire -1 16 £530 +32.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -27 12 £400 - 1
Middlesex +3 8 £328 - 1
West Sussex -1 4 £600 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £525 +10.53% 5
East Sussex - 2 £550 - 3
Kent - 2 £530 -
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 106 (100.00%) Analytics
2 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (31.13%) Big Data
4 29 (27.36%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (21.70%) Big Data Analytics
7 21 (19.81%) Data Analysis
8 19 (17.92%) Data Modelling
9 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
9 17 (16.04%) CSS
9 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (16.04%) Scrum
10 15 (14.15%) SQL
10 15 (14.15%) HTML
11 14 (13.21%) jQuery
11 14 (13.21%) User Experience
11 14 (13.21%) Wireframes
12 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
12 12 (11.32%) Degree
13 11 (10.38%) Hadoop
13 11 (10.38%) Usability Testing
13 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
13 11 (10.38%) CSS3
13 11 (10.38%) Tableau
14 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
14 10 (9.43%) Python
14 10 (9.43%) Project Management
15 9 (8.49%) Linux
15 9 (8.49%) Change Management

Data Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (6.60%) SAS
2 6 (5.66%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.77%) MS Project Server
4 3 (2.83%) Apache
5 2 (1.89%) CMS
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.94%) Documentum
6 1 (0.94%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.55%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Primavera
2 1 (0.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Adobe Analytics
1 8 (7.55%) Google Analytics
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.77%) SaaS
3 4 (3.77%) Serverless
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.89%) Bluemix
4 2 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) PaaS
5 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) Internet
1 3 (2.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) 4G
2 1 (0.94%) AMQP
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.94%) LTE
2 1 (0.94%) NAS
2 1 (0.94%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) OpenFlow
2 1 (0.94%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.94%) Skype
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.13%) Big Data
2 11 (10.38%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.49%) Data Lake
4 7 (6.60%) QlikView
5 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.66%) Power BI
5 6 (5.66%) Spotfire
6 5 (4.72%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.72%) HBase
6 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.77%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (3.77%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.83%) Impala
9 2 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.89%) IBM BigInsights
9 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.89%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Axure RP
2 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.66%) JIRA
3 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.94%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 6 (5.66%) Retail
5 5 (4.72%) Marketing
6 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.94%) Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (33.96%) Analyst
2 22 (20.75%) Data Analyst
3 13 (12.26%) Architect
3 13 (12.26%) Designer
3 13 (12.26%) UX Designer
4 10 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.49%) Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Analytics Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Data Analytics Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Data Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Data Analytics Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) CSS
2 15 (14.15%) HTML
3 14 (13.21%) jQuery
4 11 (10.38%) CSS3
5 9 (8.49%) HTML5
6 6 (5.66%) Django
6 6 (5.66%) Kafka
6 6 (5.66%) NumPy
7 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.72%) Web Services
8 4 (3.77%) LESS
9 3 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.89%) Angular 2
10 2 (1.89%) EDI
10 2 (1.89%) EDIFACT
10 2 (1.89%) MDX
10 2 (1.89%) Node.js
10 2 (1.89%) REST
10 2 (1.89%) SOAP
10 2 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.21%) User Experience
3 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.94%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.94%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.94%) iSeries
7 1 (0.94%) Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) Analytics
2 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (21.70%) Big Data Analytics
5 21 (19.81%) Data Analysis
6 19 (17.92%) Data Modelling
7 17 (16.04%) Scrum
7 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (13.21%) Wireframes
9 11 (10.38%) Usability Testing
10 10 (9.43%) Project Management
11 9 (8.49%) Acceptance Criteria
11 9 (8.49%) Change Management
11 9 (8.49%) Data Management
11 9 (8.49%) Information Architecture
11 9 (8.49%) Prototyping
12 8 (7.55%) Coaching
12 8 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (6.60%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.15%) SQL
3 10 (9.43%) Python
4 8 (7.55%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) Scala
5 3 (2.83%) VBA
6 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.89%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.94%) C#
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.94%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.89%) PMO
3 2 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Ansible
1 2 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.89%) Puppet
1 2 (1.89%) Terraform
2 1 (0.94%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.94%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Tableau
3 8 (7.55%) ClickTale
4 5 (4.72%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.77%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.77%) IBM
6 3 (2.83%) Marketo
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 2 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.94%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.94%) BMC
8 1 (0.94%) Cramer
8 1 (0.94%) ESRI
8 1 (0.94%) Facebook
8 1 (0.94%) Google
8 1 (0.94%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.94%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.94%) Nokia
8 1 (0.94%) Teradata