The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 49 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Analytics 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 1.59% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.01% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £390 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +53.84%
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
460 695 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.36% 78.89% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 484 409
Median daily rate £400 £356 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -9.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £10.40 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £32.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 6 £380 -5.00% 1
West Wales - 1 £450 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) WinRunner
3 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 3 (23.08%) AS400
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Ansible
4 2 (15.38%) Pingdom
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP
2 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) WinRunner
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Data Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Digital UX Designer
3 1 (7.69%) IMAC Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Web Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Pingdom
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle