The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 61 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.36% 1.77% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.86% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
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£200 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Data Analyst
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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
822 754 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 93.20% 95.56% 92.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 493 282
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 28 33
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.25 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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 -5 8 £195 -37.60%
West Wales - 2 £225 -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Data Analyst
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Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VBA
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) ArcSDE
4 3 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SAS
4 3 (14.29%) GIS
4 3 (14.29%) ESRI
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
5 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) QA
6 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Validation

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SAS
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
3 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.76%) ETL
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) CA
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos