Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 19 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.

Statistical Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 202 224
Rank change year-on-year +10 +22 -34
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.090% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.044% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median daily rate - £170 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -54.67% -14.77%
England median daily rate £481 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -3.75% +33.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £17.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year -27.26% -47.12% +150.00%

Statistical Analysis 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 4528 4592 5262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.34% 79.89% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 3088 3565
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £238 £255
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.00 £14.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the South West

Statistical Analysis
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 Statistical Analysis within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 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 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Statistical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) MODAF
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL

Statistical Analysis
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 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) MODAF
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) R
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared