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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 49 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Statistics 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.73% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.98% 2.54% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £313 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -22.36%
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
167 118 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.36% 22.91% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 86 53
Average daily rate £325 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.88 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.47% +30.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.28 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 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 - 15 £313 - 1
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Analytics
2 9 (60.00%) comScore
3 6 (40.00%) Social Media
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) ITSM
5 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Facebook
6 3 (20.00%) Twitter
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (6.67%) Network Design
8 1 (6.67%) Network Security
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) VoIP
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) CCNP

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Online Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCDP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) comScore
2 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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