The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 52 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £150 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 208 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.32% 64.40% 67.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 136 111
Average daily rate £400 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £10.69 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.90 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 3 £150 -
Newport - - - - 2
Analytics
Wales

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) WebTrends
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 1 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Base SAS
5 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) AS400
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) SAP