Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 179 175
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 +36
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 31 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 17
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £213 £385 £352
90th Percentile £630 £461 £463
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.93 £33.16 £44.00
% change year-on-year -30.84% -24.65% +104.65%

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 5,227 4,595 4,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.56% 83.09% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,239 2,905 3,141
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 191 262
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -9 12 £425 +6.25% 10
Devon - 11 £225 - 1
Wiltshire -15 4 £600 +20.00%
Somerset -6 2 - - 5
Gloucestershire -3 1 £375 - 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 16 (51.61%) Big Data
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) Machine Learning
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Power BI
4 7 (22.58%) Data Science
4 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (19.35%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (16.13%) Computational Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
6 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.13%) Statistics
6 5 (16.13%) D3.js
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) HTML
6 5 (16.13%) 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 (6.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) npm
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Big Data
2 8 (25.81%) Power BI
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) MySQL
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Bower
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) gulp
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Data Scientist
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Computer Scientist
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) React Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
2 5 (16.13%) D3.js
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) Node.js
3 4 (12.90%) React
4 1 (3.23%) amCharts
4 1 (3.23%) CSS3
4 1 (3.23%) Django
4 1 (3.23%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) RequireJS
4 1 (3.23%) Sass
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (25.81%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) Machine Learning
3 7 (22.58%) Data Science
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Computational Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Statistics
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) Informatics
8 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.23%) Huawei
4 1 (3.23%) Nokia
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau