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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 60 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Statistics 10 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.38% 0.83% 2.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.02% 3.76% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 13
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£275 £350 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -26.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £330 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £430 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
Statistics
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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
166 133 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.93% 22.20% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 75 68
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £419 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Average hourly rate £22.15 £14.75 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.16% -73.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.57 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.80 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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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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 -1 10 £275 -21.42% 2
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) SAS
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Economics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) QA
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.67%) SPSS
5 1 (6.67%) CHAID
5 1 (6.67%) OpenROAD
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) OpenROAD
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) Ingres
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Content Editor
4 1 (6.67%) OpenROAD Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Economics
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.67%) CHAID
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Northgate
3 1 (6.67%) Capita
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