The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 57 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing Analytics 9 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.41% 3.24% 5.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 4.07% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 28
Median daily rate £420 £324 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £500 £483
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
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 467 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.52% 79.56% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 373 313
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 9
Median hourly rate £46.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.04% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.22 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.02 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 5 £415 +28.18%
Newport - 2 £644 -
Analytics
Wales

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Web Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) UX Design
3 8 (38.10%) Publishing
3 8 (38.10%) User Experience
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) ISEB
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) WinRunner
7 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
7 3 (14.29%) AS400
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
7 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Development

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) Luigi
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) DataStage
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) WinRunner
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Publishing
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Product Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Product Owner
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (4.76%) HR Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Product Owner
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) AS400
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
3 8 (38.10%) UX Design
3 8 (38.10%) Web Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.76%) Data Munging
8 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
8 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Ab Initio
2 2 (9.52%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.76%) ParAccel
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Talend