Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 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 Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 291 309
Rank change year-on-year +53 +18 +34
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 129 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.55% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 40 37
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -9.74%
10th Percentile £361 £261 £268
90th Percentile £575 £575 £671
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £16.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +168.66% - -
England median hourly rate £39.50 £20.50 £22.31
% change year-on-year +92.68% -8.09% -26.54%

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 13,908 12,820 14,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.63% 83.34% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,193 7,430 9,101
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 492 555
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.51 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.24 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
Surrey +8 46 £450 - 9
Thames Valley +2 43 £450 +20.00% 19
Berkshire 0 29 £425 +13.33% 4
West Sussex +11 17 £475 +72.73%
Hampshire -16 14 £500 +5.26% 17
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £450 - 3
East Sussex - 6 £438 - 1
Oxfordshire +2 5 £450 - 12
Kent +8 3 - - 1
Middlesex -3 1 £478 +63.95%
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 129 (100.00%) Analytics
2 65 (50.39%) Big Data
3 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (35.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
7 32 (24.81%) SQL
7 32 (24.81%) Hadoop
8 30 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
10 26 (20.16%) Open Source
11 25 (19.38%) Linux
12 24 (18.60%) SAP
13 23 (17.83%) Java
14 22 (17.05%) Python
14 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
14 22 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (17.05%) Big Data Analytics
14 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
15 21 (16.28%) Kafka
15 21 (16.28%) ETL
15 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
15 21 (16.28%) HTML
16 20 (15.50%) Oracle
16 20 (15.50%) Project Management
17 19 (14.73%) Data Quality
17 19 (14.73%) Data Lake
18 18 (13.95%) Security Cleared
18 18 (13.95%) TDD
19 17 (13.18%) Git (software)

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 13 (10.08%) Apache
1 13 (10.08%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.53%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.43%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.88%) SAS
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon Alexa
6 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.88%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.33%) SPSS
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) SAP APO
1 4 (3.10%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.33%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.55%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 7 (5.43%) Serverless
5 6 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (3.88%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (3.88%) Google Analytics
6 5 (3.88%) PaaS
7 4 (3.10%) SaaS
8 3 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.33%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (2.33%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.78%) IaaS
10 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) AMQP
1 3 (2.33%) HTTP
1 3 (2.33%) SMTP
1 3 (2.33%) SSL
2 1 (0.78%) ASN.1
2 1 (0.78%) DVB
2 1 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (50.39%) Big Data
2 32 (24.81%) Hadoop
3 30 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
5 19 (14.73%) Data Lake
6 16 (12.40%) NoSQL
7 15 (11.63%) MongoDB
7 15 (11.63%) Power BI
8 13 (10.08%) Apache Hive
8 13 (10.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (6.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (6.98%) Cosmos DB
10 9 (6.98%) Geospatial Data
10 9 (6.98%) Impala
11 7 (5.43%) SAP HANA
12 6 (4.65%) HBase
12 6 (4.65%) Pentaho
13 5 (3.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.98%) JIRA
4 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.88%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.33%) Fiddler
6 3 (2.33%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
8 1 (0.78%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Marketing
3 6 (4.65%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Legal
5 4 (3.10%) Advertising
5 4 (3.10%) Law
5 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 37 (28.68%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Analyst
2 15 (11.63%) Consultant
3 14 (10.85%) Architect
4 10 (7.75%) Data Analyst
4 10 (7.75%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Data Consultant
6 8 (6.20%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.20%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Service Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Business Change Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Change Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Designer
7 7 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.43%) UX Designer
8 6 (4.65%) Azure Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
2 21 (16.28%) HTML
2 21 (16.28%) Kafka
3 14 (10.85%) .NET
3 14 (10.85%) CSS
3 14 (10.85%) React
4 13 (10.08%) jQuery
5 12 (9.30%) Apache Camel
6 10 (7.75%) Spring
7 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (6.20%) CSS3
7 8 (6.20%) HTML5
8 6 (4.65%) JSON
8 6 (4.65%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.88%) Angular 2
9 5 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (3.88%) SAML
10 3 (2.33%) EDI
10 3 (2.33%) REST
10 3 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) User Experience
3 10 (7.75%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.88%) Replication
6 5 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.10%) Life Science
8 2 (1.55%) AS400
8 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.78%) Blog
9 1 (0.78%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.38%) Linux
2 14 (10.85%) Windows
3 4 (3.10%) Solaris
3 4 (3.10%) Unix
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Analytics
2 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (20.16%) Open Source
5 22 (17.05%) Big Data Analytics
5 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
6 21 (16.28%) ETL
7 20 (15.50%) Project Management
8 18 (13.95%) TDD
9 17 (13.18%) Scrum
10 16 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.40%) Migration
11 15 (11.63%) Actionable Insight
11 15 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (11.63%) Data Science
12 14 (10.85%) Visualisation
13 13 (10.08%) Data Analysis
13 13 (10.08%) DevOps
13 13 (10.08%) Microservices
14 12 (9.30%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.81%) SQL
2 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.83%) Java
4 22 (17.05%) Python
5 17 (13.18%) C#
6 12 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.20%) R
8 8 (6.20%) TypeScript
9 7 (5.43%) Perl
9 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.88%) ES6
10 5 (3.88%) Scala
11 4 (3.10%) Java 8
11 4 (3.10%) Ruby
12 3 (2.33%) F#
12 3 (2.33%) HiveQL
12 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.08%) Degree
3 10 (7.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.20%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.73%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 5 (3.88%) GDPR
4 3 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.18%) Docker
2 6 (4.65%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (7.75%) Puppet
2 8 (6.20%) Terraform
3 7 (5.43%) Kibana
4 6 (4.65%) Mesos
4 6 (4.65%) Nagios
5 4 (3.10%) HP ALM
6 3 (2.33%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.55%) Ansible
7 2 (1.55%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (1.55%) Grafana
7 2 (1.55%) Graphite
7 2 (1.55%) Salt
7 2 (1.55%) SCCM
7 2 (1.55%) StatsD
7 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.78%) logstash
8 1 (0.78%) SCOM
8 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.60%) SAP
3 20 (15.50%) Oracle
4 14 (10.85%) Cloudera
5 9 (6.98%) Tableau
6 8 (6.20%) Splunk
7 6 (4.65%) Talend
8 5 (3.88%) ClickTale
8 5 (3.88%) Databricks
8 5 (3.88%) HP
9 3 (2.33%) IBM
9 3 (2.33%) Informatica
9 3 (2.33%) Teradata
9 3 (2.33%) Varonis
9 3 (2.33%) Vertica
10 2 (1.55%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.55%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.55%) MapR
10 2 (1.55%) New Relic
10 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow