The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 65 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.93% 0.13% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% 0.46% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.72% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.65 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -26.00%
Statistics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 217 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.04% 27.75% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 132 73
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.18 £21.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% -13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.63 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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 -2 6 - - 2
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) comScore
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) ITSM
3 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Digital Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Social Media
5 3 (15.79%) Facebook
5 3 (15.79%) Twitter
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco

Statistics
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (42.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Support
2 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Online Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
1 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Digital Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
3 8 (42.11%) ITSM
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCDP
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) comScore
2 3 (15.79%) Facebook
2 3 (15.79%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds