Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 16 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.64% 1.65% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 1.98% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 25
Cardiff median daily rate £351 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.87% +16.43% +0.36%
10th Percentile £315 £321 £311
90th Percentile £425 £481 £533
South Wales median daily rate £351 £438 £356
% change year-on-year -19.77% +22.81% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £11.50

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 525 455 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.49% 83.18% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 368 591
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £187 £220
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -4.20% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £35.45 £37.13 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +9.48%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Credit Risk
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Data Extraction
5 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Validation

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 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Integration Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau