The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics 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 Statistics over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 69 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 1.72% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 6.25% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £255 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.80 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.80% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +5.55%
Statistics
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
121 176 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.40% 27.46% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 112 68
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Average hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £15.23 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Torfaen +1 1 - -
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Email Management

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro