The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 39 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.59% 2.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £190 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.20% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £363
% change year-on-year -11.18% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics 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 294 359 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.47% 86.09% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 257 154
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £17.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -27.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £19.63 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Cardiff

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Cardiff

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistics in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Cardiff

Statistics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Stata
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Statistics
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate