The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role 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 Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 44 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.34% 1.31% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.41% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£350 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -2.47%
Data Analyst
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
414 497 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 92.20% 92.90% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 292 180
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £105.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Analyst
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 Data Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +6 6 £350 -4.10%
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Data Analyst
Wales

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (70.00%) MS Office
2 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Migration
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (50.00%) Data Migration
5 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) Office 365
7 6 (30.00%) XML
7 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (25.00%) CRM
8 5 (25.00%) Analytics
8 5 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
9 4 (20.00%) Casewise
9 4 (20.00%) Lync
9 4 (20.00%) ETL
9 4 (20.00%) Validation
9 4 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.00%) SAS
10 3 (15.00%) SAP
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Lync
3 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Office
2 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Migration
1 10 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Casewise
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Progress
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects