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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 28 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Analytics 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.56% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +52.38%
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
201 239 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.63% 77.85% 72.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 179 75
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 6
Average hourly rate £18.90 £97.50 £11.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.61% +754.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £105.00 £17.00
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) MS Office
4 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (19.35%) Workflow
6 6 (19.35%) SAS
7 5 (16.13%) AS400
7 5 (16.13%) HP
7 5 (16.13%) ISEB
7 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Banking
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) MySQL
8 4 (12.90%) Perl
9 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) MS Project

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 6 (19.35%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Zope
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
3 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Microstrategy Developer
5 3 (9.68%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.45%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) Catalyst
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) CPAN
2 1 (3.23%) XMPP
2 1 (3.23%) Django
2 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) AS400
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.45%) New Media
4 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.23%) Interactive TV
5 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Workflow
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Customer Insight
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Video Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.45%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Groovy
5 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISEB
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Progress
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau