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 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
Analytics
Rank 42 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 26 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.62% 3.28% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 4.45% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 2
Average daily rate £325 £363 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £443 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.99 £31.71
% change year-on-year
-36.32% -30.66%
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
489 382 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.86% 73.60% 77.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 264 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 10
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 25 £325 -7.14% 1
Torfaen - 1 £450 -
Analytics
Wales

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) Scrum
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.00%) Statistics
3 10 (25.00%) comScore
4 9 (22.50%) CSS3
4 9 (22.50%) Android
4 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
4 9 (22.50%) HTML5
4 9 (22.50%) Subversion
4 9 (22.50%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) OOP
5 8 (20.00%) OO
5 8 (20.00%) Ajax
5 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (20.00%) jQuery
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) QUnit
5 8 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 8 (20.00%) Sinon.JS
5 8 (20.00%) RequireJS
6 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (17.50%) MapReduce
6 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
6 7 (17.50%) Hudson
6 7 (17.50%) Video Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Hadoop

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) NGN
3 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
1 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 8 (20.00%) QUnit
2 8 (20.00%) Sinon.JS
3 7 (17.50%) Hudson
3 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) Trac
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
1 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (22.50%) CSS3
3 9 (22.50%) HTML5
4 8 (20.00%) Ajax
4 8 (20.00%) jQuery
4 8 (20.00%) RequireJS
5 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 5 (12.50%) RESTful
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Statistics
2 6 (15.00%) Social Media
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (12.50%) W3C
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Android
2 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Scrum
2 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) OOP
3 9 (22.50%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (17.50%) MapReduce
5 7 (17.50%) Video Analytics
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
7 5 (12.50%) BDD
7 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) Coaching
8 4 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
9 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) comScore
2 3 (7.50%) Facebook
2 3 (7.50%) Twitter
3 1 (2.50%) Avaya
3 1 (2.50%) Riverbed