The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 55 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.77% 0.77% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.83% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
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£313 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £300 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.84%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
754 481 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.56% 92.32% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 282 302
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 33
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Data Analyst
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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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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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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 14 £313 +4.16%
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 8 (38.10%) Validation
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
8 4 (19.05%) Teradata
8 4 (19.05%) Data Mapping
8 4 (19.05%) Lync
8 4 (19.05%) Office 365
8 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Casewise
9 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) VBA
10 2 (9.52%) Oracle
10 2 (9.52%) CRM
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.52%) SAS
10 2 (9.52%) Agresso

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Agresso
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
1 8 (38.10%) Validation
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Data Mapping
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Teradata
2 4 (19.05%) Casewise
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Northgate
4 1 (4.76%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) SAP