Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 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.

Data Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 181 205
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 21 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.48% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 10
South West median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -15.25%
10th Percentile £348 £353 £318
90th Percentile £499 £480 £480
England median daily rate £488 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -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 £44.00 £22.87
% change year-on-year -30.33% +92.43% -39.03%

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 4598 4576 5194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.25% 80.01% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2908 3087 3518
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £241 £255
90th Percentile £558 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 267 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +2 16 £400 -36.00% 7
Wiltshire -12 4 £500 +37.93%
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
3 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
3 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (33.33%) SIEM
4 7 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (28.57%) Network Security
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (28.57%) CISSP
5 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 6 (28.57%) VLAN
5 6 (28.57%) CISM
5 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement

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 (19.05%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
1 7 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
2 6 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) 2G
3 1 (4.76%) 3G
3 1 (4.76%) 4G
3 1 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (4.76%) ISUP
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) MVNO
3 1 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (4.76%) SS7
3 1 (4.76%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (4.76%) VoLTE
3 1 (4.76%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (9.52%) Star Schema
4 2 (9.52%) Text Mining
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Military
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Core Network Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Data Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Network Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Mobile Designer
6 1 (4.76%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) WSDL
2 2 (9.52%) XSD
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
3 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) SIEM
5 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Data Management
8 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.52%) High Availability
8 2 (9.52%) MODAF
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) R
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
2 6 (28.57%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
2 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Nokia
1 2 (9.52%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) Huawei
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau
2 1 (4.76%) Tekelec