The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 58 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% 1.20% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.24% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £308 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.59 £16.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.08% -10.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 646 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.86% 97.29% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 458 400
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Data Analyst
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 Data Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +17 7 £308 +6.95%
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) SAS
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (16.67%) Clearswift
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) WebFOCUS
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kofax
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (16.67%) Power Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) R
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) WebFOCUS
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Power Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PLM
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Clearswift
2 2 (16.67%) Kofax
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP