Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 January 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 West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 192 192
Rank change year-on-year +20 0 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 21 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.15% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.19% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 17
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £306 £350 £213
90th Percentile £508 £672 £513
England median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £9.23
England median hourly rate £30.66 £43.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -28.71% +68.63% -32.00%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,197 4,275 5,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.28% 80.86% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,612 2,845 3,463
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 282 255
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.52 £13.70
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the South West

Data 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 Data Analytics in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in the South West

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in the South West

Data 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 Data Analytics within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Bristol +6 14 £400 -46.67% 10
Wiltshire +9 5 £438 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) ETL
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (23.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (23.81%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 5 (23.81%) SIEM
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) CISM
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (23.81%) VLAN
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (23.81%) CISSP
8 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript

Data 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SPSS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) 2G
3 1 (4.76%) 3G
3 1 (4.76%) 4G
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
4 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.52%) Power BI
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data
6 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) QlikView
6 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
6 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Analytics Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Core Network Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Data Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Network Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
3 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Conceptual Models
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Statistics
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) CISM
2 5 (23.81%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) IBM
1 2 (9.52%) Tableau
1 2 (9.52%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) Huawei
2 1 (4.76%) Nokia
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP