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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 67 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.44% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +37.03%
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
146 112 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.35% 22.18% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 56 60
Average daily rate £325 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 21
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.23 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -21.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.99 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £36.10 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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 -12 3 £450 - 11
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) LoadUI
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) OpenROAD
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Ingres
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Ingres
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) LoadUI
1 4 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) OpenROAD Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) AIX
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Sage
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago