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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 65 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Contract jobs citing Analytics 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.91% 0.38% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.49% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
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£443 £315 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.47% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £183 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £471 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £395 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.21% +16.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -49.33%
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
687 608 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 77.89% 77.06% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 408 232
Average daily rate £365 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 15
Average hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £13.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £52.50 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 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
South Wales +6 8 £443 +40.47% 5
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) SAS
2 6 (30.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (20.00%) Big Data
5 3 (15.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
5 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) PhD
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (30.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Research Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Credit Risk
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
4 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (10.00%) Video Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Data Management
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PhD
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Avaya
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy
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