Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 68 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 19 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.04% 1.95% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.33% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 28
South Wales median daily rate £351 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.41% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £302 £323 £311
90th Percentile £421 £575 £529
Wales median daily rate £351 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -19.77% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate - - £11.50
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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 772 945 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.01% 83.70% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 680 805
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £236
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 43 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +13.39% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £9.58
90th Percentile £47.10 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in South Wales over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 16 £351 -12.25% 4
Newport +10 1 - -
Torfaen - 1 £300 -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Credit Risk
4 6 (31.58%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
6 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (10.53%) R
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
9 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
9 1 (5.26%) Hootsuite
9 1 (5.26%) Gantt Chart
9 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
9 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (5.26%) JIRA
9 1 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Event Store
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Business Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Report Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
7 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
1 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
2 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) CQRS
5 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) R
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Hootsuite
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau