The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 36 40 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing Analytics 5 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 4.42% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 5.54% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 25
Median daily rate £415 £324 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.18% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% -28.67%
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
256 343 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.50% 79.77% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 288 213
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) WinRunner
4 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 3 (33.33%) AS400
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) Luigi
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WinRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) HR Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ScanSafe
3 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Talend
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata