The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 48 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 17 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.46% 1.19% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 1.63% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
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£350 £393 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £299 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £487 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £31.71 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +32.12%
Analytics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 368 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.66% 73.16% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 208 202
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +83.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
South Wales -3 17 £350 -10.82% 8
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) MS Office
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) SAS
6 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) TDD
8 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (14.29%) Workflow
9 6 (14.29%) CRM
9 6 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) HTML
9 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) VBA
10 5 (11.90%) HP
10 5 (11.90%) ISEB
10 5 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (11.90%) AS400
10 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) Credit Risk
10 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (9.52%) HTML5
11 4 (9.52%) DevOps
11 4 (9.52%) CSS3

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (21.43%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Zope
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Office
2 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.14%) MS Project
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.76%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) QlikView
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.38%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) QUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.38%) PhantomJS
4 1 (2.38%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Microstrategy Developer
5 3 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) CSS
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) HTML5
2 4 (9.52%) CSS3
3 3 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) CAML
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) XSL
4 2 (4.76%) XSLT
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) CPAN
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) Catalyst
5 1 (2.38%) Sass
5 1 (2.38%) Mason
5 1 (2.38%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) AS400
2 5 (11.90%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.76%) New Media
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) W3C
5 1 (2.38%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.38%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Social Network
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Workflow
5 6 (14.29%) CRM
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps
7 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) OOP
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Web Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Customer Insight
8 3 (7.14%) Campaign Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) VBA
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (7.14%) Sage
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Progress
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos
5 1 (2.38%) Zend
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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