The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 42 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.09% 4.05% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 6.48% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £365 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 108 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.96% 62.43% 62.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 72 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £105.00 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+536.36% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Analysis
South Wales

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Cardiff region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Data Conversion
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) DOM
4 4 (36.36%) MCAD
4 4 (36.36%) MCSD
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) MS Project
4 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP BW Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Conversion
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCAD
1 4 (36.36%) MCSD
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects