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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 56 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 10 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.85% 1.81% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.88% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Median daily rate £350 £200 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £115 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £19.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +28.33%
Data Analyst
UK

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
522 745 770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.31% 96.25% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 485 477
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 29
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 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 -1 10 £350 +84.21%
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (29.41%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (23.53%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
8 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
8 3 (17.65%) SAS
8 3 (17.65%) MS Access
8 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
8 3 (17.65%) Validation
9 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
9 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) T-SQL

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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
4 3 (17.65%) MS Access
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.88%) Biml
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) comScore
3 1 (5.88%) Sage