Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 308 289
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19 +62
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 93 51 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.33% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.40% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 26 63
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -13.46% +22.35%
10th Percentile £315 £308 £311
90th Percentile £575 £606 £538
England median daily rate £500 £461 £475
% change year-on-year +8.46% -2.95% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.65% -
10th Percentile £17.63 £21.25 £20.75
90th Percentile £42.08 £23.75 £22.25
England median hourly rate £25.75 £31.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -16.94% +21.57% -31.08%

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 13,845 12,726 15,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.21% 81.89% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,312 7,544 9,008
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £253
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 519 615
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £52.90
England median hourly rate £24.30 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -2.82% +6.38% +16.05%

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 24 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 February 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 +3 41 £415 -17.00% 10
Thames Valley -8 28 £425 +3.03% 25
Berkshire +2 17 £400 - 7
Hampshire +1 11 £475 -5.00% 11
Buckinghamshire - 9 £425 - 8
Middlesex +3 5 £364 -
Kent - 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £600 - 5
Oxfordshire -2 2 £525 +10.53% 10
East Sussex -3 1 - - 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 93 (100.00%) Analytics
2 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.26%) Big Data
4 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (25.81%) Big Data Analytics
6 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 18 (19.35%) CSS
7 17 (18.28%) HTML
7 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
9 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (16.13%) Scrum
10 14 (15.05%) HTML5
10 14 (15.05%) CSS3
10 14 (15.05%) Tableau
10 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (15.05%) User Experience
10 14 (15.05%) Power BI
11 13 (13.98%) Wireframes
11 13 (13.98%) jQuery
11 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
11 13 (13.98%) SQL
12 12 (12.90%) SLA
12 12 (12.90%) Migration
12 12 (12.90%) Change Management
13 11 (11.83%) Data Analysis
14 10 (10.75%) SAS
14 10 (10.75%) C#

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 10 (10.75%) SAS
2 3 (3.23%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon Alexa
4 1 (1.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.15%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.60%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (8.60%) Google Analytics
3 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.15%) Bluemix
5 2 (2.15%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.15%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.15%) Serverless
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.08%) IaaS
6 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) AMQP
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
1 4 (4.30%) SMTP
1 4 (4.30%) SSL
2 3 (3.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) 4G
4 1 (1.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.08%) LTE
4 1 (1.08%) NAS
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (1.08%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.08%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.08%) Skype
4 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.08%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) Big Data
2 14 (15.05%) Power BI
3 10 (10.75%) Spotfire
4 9 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.60%) Data Lake
6 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.23%) HBase
8 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.15%) HDInsight
9 2 (2.15%) Mahout
9 2 (2.15%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.15%) Redis
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.15%) Sqoop
9 2 (2.15%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.30%) Fiddler
2 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) ReSharper
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.08%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Data Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Designer
3 12 (12.90%) UX Designer
4 11 (11.83%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Data Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Analytics Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Data Analytics Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Data Analytics Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Report Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Analytics Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) CSS
2 17 (18.28%) HTML
3 14 (15.05%) CSS3
3 14 (15.05%) HTML5
4 13 (13.98%) jQuery
5 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.53%) .NET
7 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.38%) EDI
9 4 (4.30%) JSON
9 4 (4.30%) REST
9 4 (4.30%) SOAP
9 4 (4.30%) WCF
10 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.23%) Django
10 3 (3.23%) Kafka
10 3 (3.23%) NumPy
10 3 (3.23%) React
10 3 (3.23%) Web Services
11 2 (2.15%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.05%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Blog
6 1 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.08%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.08%) Life Science
6 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Analytics
2 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.81%) Big Data Analytics
4 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 15 (16.13%) Scrum
5 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (13.98%) Wireframes
8 12 (12.90%) Change Management
8 12 (12.90%) Migration
9 11 (11.83%) Data Analysis
10 10 (10.75%) IT Strategy
10 10 (10.75%) Supplier Management
10 10 (10.75%) Usability Testing
11 9 (9.68%) Process Improvement
12 8 (8.60%) Information Architecture
12 8 (8.60%) Prototyping
13 7 (7.53%) Project Management
14 6 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.98%) SQL
3 10 (10.75%) C#
4 8 (8.60%) Python
5 7 (7.53%) Java
6 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
6 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.23%) R
7 3 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (2.15%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.15%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (2.15%) F#
8 2 (2.15%) VBA
9 1 (1.08%) C
9 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) PMO
2 2 (2.15%) RosettaNet
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (1.08%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Tableau
3 9 (9.68%) ServiceNow
4 8 (8.60%) ClickTale
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
6 3 (3.23%) Marketo
6 3 (3.23%) Talend
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe
7 2 (2.15%) IBM
7 2 (2.15%) Informatica
7 2 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.15%) Splunk
7 2 (2.15%) Teradata
7 2 (2.15%) Varonis
7 2 (2.15%) Vertica
8 1 (1.08%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (1.08%) Netezza