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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 50 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Analytics 21 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.12% 1.20% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 1.59% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.34 £19.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -60.41%
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
540 440 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.24% 75.60% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 320 235
Average daily rate £355 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 12
Average hourly rate £15.88 £23.75 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.15% +52.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.25 £66.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 14 £369 +7.66% 5
Newport - 5 - - 1
Torfaen - 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £500 -
Analytics
Wales

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) SAS
3 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Credit Risk
4 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) MySQL
5 5 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 5 (14.29%) Web Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
6 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) Video Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Big Data
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 4 (11.43%) Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) GIS
7 3 (8.57%) Finance

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Big Data
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.86%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) OLAP
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Web Editor
7 2 (5.71%) Research Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Content Editor
7 2 (5.71%) Content Editor
7 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Credit Risk
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) GIS
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
5 1 (2.86%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
5 4 (11.43%) Video Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Content Management
6 3 (8.57%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.71%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Informatica
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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