Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 195 178
Rank change year-on-year +22 -17 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 24 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.15% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 21
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -41.67%
10th Percentile £339 £350 £213
90th Percentile £497 £637 £500
England median daily rate £500 £461 £475
% change year-on-year +8.46% -2.95% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £33.06
% change year-on-year -14.02% -19.07% -10.66%

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 4,169 4,404 4,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.54% 82.81% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,557 2,905 3,373
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.89% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 237 272
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.97% -3.75% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £48.25 £52.50 £51.13
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +11.52%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +5 8 £438 -41.67% 10
Somerset +2 6 £413 +17.86% 1
Wiltshire +12 5 £375 - 3
Gloucestershire +7 2 £325 - 4
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 24 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (25.00%) Big Data
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Java 8
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
6 5 (20.83%) Ansible
6 5 (20.83%) Docker
6 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
6 5 (20.83%) Oozie
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Spark
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Pig
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) ETL
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) Tableau
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Power BI

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 5 (20.83%) Apache Pig
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Spark
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (25.00%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
4 4 (16.67%) Power BI
4 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.17%) ArangoDB
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.17%) EDMS
7 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (4.17%) QlikView
7 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
7 1 (4.17%) Semantic Layer
7 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
7 3 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Open Source
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Java 8
3 3 (12.50%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Tableau
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Huawei
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Nokia
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle