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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 56 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 25 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.19% 0.75% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 1.09% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 0
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£350 £478 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-31.62% +77.27%
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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
612 367 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.16% 69.11% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 223 191
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 12
Average hourly rate £21.86 £16.16 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% +2.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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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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 +5 25 £350 -26.70% 8
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) MS Office
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
5 6 (20.69%) SAS
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) AS400
6 5 (17.24%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) ISEB
6 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
7 4 (13.79%) OOP
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.34%) Python
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
8 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
8 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) SPSS
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.45%) DataStage
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) QUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.45%) Sinon.JS
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) HTML5
2 4 (13.79%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) CAML
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) XSL
3 2 (6.90%) XSLT
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) AS400
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.90%) New Media
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
4 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Progress
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
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