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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 56 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.56% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.74% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
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£350 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +52.38%
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
589 541 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.39% 75.24% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 345 173
Average daily rate £365 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 9
Average hourly rate £17.46 £37.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +134.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £17.86 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £105.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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
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 17 April 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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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 +12 12 £350 +133.33% 2
Mid Wales - - - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) SAS
6 7 (19.44%) Linux
6 7 (19.44%) Perl
6 7 (19.44%) MySQL
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) Python
7 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Credit Risk
8 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
8 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) CRM
9 4 (11.11%) UNIX
9 4 (11.11%) MS Office
9 4 (11.11%) VBA
9 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 4 (11.11%) Video Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Marketing
10 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Zope
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Sage CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Microstrategy Developer
4 3 (8.33%) MI Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Research Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) LAMP
1 2 (5.56%) HTML5
1 2 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (2.78%) Catalyst
2 1 (2.78%) XMPP
2 1 (2.78%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) Mason
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) New Media
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.78%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.78%) SCADA
6 1 (2.78%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) Video Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) MapReduce
6 3 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 3 (8.33%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 4 (11.11%) VBA
5 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
2 3 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (8.33%) Sage
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Progress
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago