Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 191 179
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 31 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.35% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 21
South West median daily rate £375 £424 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% -0.29% -27.66%
10th Percentile £230 £381 £350
90th Percentile £499 £441 £488
England median daily rate £485 £475 £453
% change year-on-year +2.11% +4.97% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% -12.00% +24.29%

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 4,433 4,566 4,904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.41% 83.21% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,680 2,941 3,225
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £252
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 205 248
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.55 £13.00 £12.93
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £51.50
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 - 13 £425 - 9
Somerset +9 8 £413 -2.65% 1
Wiltshire +4 3 £375 - 1
Devon - 3 £225 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 2 £350 - 4
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 West region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 31 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Power BI
4 9 (29.03%) Big Data
4 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) Machine Learning
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) HTML
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) Java
8 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.90%) Apache Hive
8 4 (12.90%) Node.js
8 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (12.90%) D3.js
8 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig

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 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Power BI
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Big Data
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (12.90%) Apache Hive
4 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.23%) ArangoDB
6 1 (3.23%) EDMS
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (9.68%) React Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) D3.js
3 4 (12.90%) Node.js
3 4 (12.90%) React
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) Machine Learning
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Conceptual Models
8 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Java 8
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
1 4 (12.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Teradata