The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytics
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 37 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.91% 1.08% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.40% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 12
Median daily rate £294 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.07% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £350 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.58% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.31% +7.89%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 288 214 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 87.80% 76.98% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 162 222
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £227 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 9
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £23.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Cardiff

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Cardiff

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) Teradata
4 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
5 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Data Management
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (33.33%) Informatica
6 6 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (33.33%) ERwin
6 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 6 (33.33%) Python
6 6 (33.33%) ETL
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Ab Initio
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (33.33%) QlikView
6 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 6 (33.33%) Tableau
6 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Netezza
7 5 (27.78%) Big Data
7 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) TOGAF

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SAS
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) QlikView
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) Big Data
5 4 (22.22%) HBase
5 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) SQLite
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) ERwin
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Scala Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Teradata Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (11.11%) Flask
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) OAuth
2 2 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Data Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) R
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Teradata
3 6 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 6 (33.33%) Informatica
3 6 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (33.33%) Tableau
4 5 (27.78%) Netezza
5 4 (22.22%) Cloudera
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft