The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 34 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.74% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £233 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.79% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -45.71%
Analytics
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 343 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.57% 83.05% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 253 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) SAS
3 6 (35.29%) Credit Risk
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
4 5 (29.41%) MySQL
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Ruby
6 3 (17.65%) UNIX
6 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Video Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (5.88%) XMPP
8 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Degree

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Credit Risk
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
3 2 (11.76%) Video Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Avaya
1 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
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