The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 43 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.80% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £150 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 104 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.40% 61.54% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 67 65
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +43.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Analytics
South Wales

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 23 April 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Analytics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) AS400
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP