The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 48 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 3 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.60% 1.33% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.38% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £325 £195 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -37.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £144 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £318 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.05 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +8.57%
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
490 579 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.20% 96.18% 97.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 427 421
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.45 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -12.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +12 2 £293 +50.00%
Newport 0 1 £325 +188.88%
Data Analyst
Wales

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) MS Access
6 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
7 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) NHS
7 2 (16.67%) Banking

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (25.00%) MS Access
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Biml
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
6 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sage