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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 55 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 14 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 2.68% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.72% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
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£325 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £206 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £363 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%
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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
551 403 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.86% 71.96% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 265 242
Average daily rate £385 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.29 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.93% -59.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.33 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.08 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 September 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 13 £325 +8.33% 7
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Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (22.22%) SAS
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) DTS
6 3 (16.67%) Cognos
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) GIS
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) DTS
4 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Powerplay
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.56%) MS Access
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Tapestry
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) Northgate
5 1 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (5.56%) ESRI