Period
to 24 February 2020

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 6 months to 24 February 2020 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
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 52 59
Rank change year-on-year +33 +7 -17
Contract jobs citing Analytics 30 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.20% 3.03% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 3.55% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 5
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +17.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £175 £316 £262
90th Percentile £550 £555 £531
South Wales median daily rate £351 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -14.85% +17.86% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £30.00
South Wales median hourly rate £22.25 - £30.00

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 382 733 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 78.93% 85.43% 88.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 522 443
Cardiff median daily rate £419 £423 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +10.46% -1.29%
10th Percentile £251 £288 £190
90th Percentile £575 £625 £490
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 18
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.50 £30.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.27% +74.59% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.96 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.85 £44.35 £21.46
South Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £21.18 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.44% +5.90% -20.79%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 14 (46.67%) Azure
2 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) Data Science
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) Python
6 8 (26.67%) AWS
6 8 (26.67%) DevOps
7 7 (23.33%) Machine Learning
8 6 (20.00%) R
8 6 (20.00%) Scala
8 6 (20.00%) Julia
8 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) Google
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) Statistics
9 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.67%) ETL
9 5 (16.67%) Terraform
9 5 (16.67%) Power BI
9 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
9 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (16.67%) PaaS
9 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 5 (16.67%) Tableau
9 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
9 5 (16.67%) Power Platform
9 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working

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 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Azure
2 8 (26.67%) AWS
3 5 (16.67%) PaaS
3 5 (16.67%) Power Platform
4 4 (13.33%) GCP
4 4 (13.33%) Slack
5 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (16.67%) Power BI
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) EDRMS
5 1 (3.33%) QlikView
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
1 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (13.33%) Data Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Trainer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Data Science Graduate
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Graduate
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) SEO Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Audit Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Data Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Kafka
1 4 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) DWR
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (13.33%) LIMS
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) e-Health
3 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (10.00%) PACS
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (36.67%) Data Science
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Machine Learning
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (16.67%) ETL
6 5 (16.67%) Statistics
6 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.00%) Informatics
8 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Python
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Julia
2 6 (20.00%) R
2 6 (20.00%) Scala
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) HL7
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Terraform
2 4 (13.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (16.67%) Tableau
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Ariba
5 1 (3.33%) Concur
5 1 (3.33%) SAP