The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 31 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 4 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.59% 1.58% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.90% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Median daily rate £289 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £273 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £420 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +65.47%
Data Analysis
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
214 368 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.92% 83.07% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 305 226
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +121.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (40.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) MS Access
5 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SAS
6 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management

Data Analysis
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 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) Star Schema
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (30.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (30.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft