The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 66 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.79% 0.73% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.96% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate £425 £438 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -18.75%
Data Analysis
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
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -8 3 £400 -8.57% 6
Mid Wales - 1 £450 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) FusionCharts
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) RPG
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) MS Access
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) FusionCharts
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Dojo
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Release Management
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Video Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft