The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Analytics
England / South West
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 104 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 -25  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 31 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 1.07% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.35% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 52
Median daily rate £450 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.57% -5.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £162 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £830 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £56.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.78% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.31 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.43% -8.92%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2166 2364 2549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.39% 79.36% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1423 1550 1646
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 139 98
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £23.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the South West over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 12 £450 +5.26% 10
Wiltshire +3 8 £300 -64.70% 5
Gloucestershire +6 3 - - 5
Dorset +9 2 £510 - 2
Devon -16 2 £410 +32.25% 1
Somerset +9 1 £425 +188.13% 4
Cornwall - 1 £845 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 23 (31.08%) Finance
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Marketing
3 18 (24.32%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) Banking
4 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.57%) SAS
5 13 (17.57%) User Experience
6 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
7 11 (14.86%) HTML
7 11 (14.86%) Java
8 10 (13.51%) Project Management
8 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (12.16%) Big Data
9 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.16%) Retail
10 8 (10.81%) Web Analytics
10 8 (10.81%) Web Development
10 8 (10.81%) jQuery
10 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
11 7 (9.46%) ETL
11 7 (9.46%) CMS
11 7 (9.46%) Tableau
11 7 (9.46%) Degree
11 7 (9.46%) Content Management
11 7 (9.46%) Customer Insight
11 7 (9.46%) Data Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (17.57%) SAS
2 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.35%) Documentum
5 1 (1.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) CPLEX
2 4 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Primavera
1 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (5.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.35%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.70%) PuTTY
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.35%) DMZ
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Big Data
2 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.70%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) OLTP
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.35%) ERwin
2 1 (1.35%) MagicDraw
2 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Marketing
3 15 (20.27%) Banking
4 9 (12.16%) Retail
5 5 (6.76%) Back Office
6 3 (4.05%) Games
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Billing
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Architect
3 11 (14.86%) Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Designer
5 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.41%) BPM Designer
6 4 (5.41%) Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (5.41%) User Researcher
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Business Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) CSS
2 8 (10.81%) jQuery
3 6 (8.11%) XML
4 5 (6.76%) Dojo
4 5 (6.76%) DOM
4 5 (6.76%) HTML5
4 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (5.41%) .NET
6 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.70%) Lucene
7 1 (1.35%) Compass CSS Framework
7 1 (1.35%) CSS3
7 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.35%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.35%) LESS
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.35%) React
7 1 (1.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.57%) User Experience
3 6 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk
6 3 (4.05%) Reference Data
6 3 (4.05%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.70%) Blog
7 2 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.35%) CMDB
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.35%) Life Science
8 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.35%) Social Media
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Unix
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (13.51%) Project Management
2 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.81%) Web Analytics
4 8 (10.81%) Web Development
5 7 (9.46%) Content Management
5 7 (9.46%) Customer Insight
5 7 (9.46%) Data Analytics
5 7 (9.46%) ETL
6 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.11%) Predictive Analytics
6 6 (8.11%) SOA
7 5 (6.76%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (6.76%) Data Management
7 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.76%) QMS
7 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) Java
4 6 (8.11%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) COBOL
7 1 (1.35%) R
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) ISEB
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Snort
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Nessus
1 2 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Tableau
2 6 (8.11%) ILOG
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) IBM
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Pega
3 5 (6.76%) webMethods
4 4 (5.41%) Adobe
4 4 (5.41%) Google
4 4 (5.41%) Informatica
4 4 (5.41%) Teradata
5 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.70%) ScanSafe
7 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.35%) MapR
7 1 (1.35%) Splunk
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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