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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 54 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% 0.64% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.90% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £358 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £19.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.88% -33.05%
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
370 223 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.26% 71.70% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 168 134
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Video Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) FusionCharts
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) RPG
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Video Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) RPG
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree