Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 64 71
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 -16
Contract jobs citing Analytics 37 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.15% 2.54% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.00% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 9
South Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £206 £307 £272
90th Percentile £558 £551 £555
Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £513
% change year-on-year -11.76% -17.07% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate £22.25 - £30.00
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 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 704 1,199 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 78.92% 84.56% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 859 702
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £287 £205
90th Percentile £574 £609 £531
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 35
South Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £22.01 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.85% +10.04% -30.43%
10th Percentile £11.57 £11.04 £13.00
90th Percentile £43.23 £44.11 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £18.87 £23.46
% change year-on-year +1.64% -19.55% +9.09%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 +27 29 £300 -27.27% 18
Newport -4 5 £515 +4.04% 2
Gwent - 1 £375 -
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 14 (37.84%) Azure
2 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (29.73%) Data Science
5 9 (24.32%) Python
6 8 (21.62%) AWS
7 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
7 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
7 7 (18.92%) Kafka
7 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (18.92%) Migration
7 7 (18.92%) DevOps
7 7 (18.92%) Apache Spark
8 6 (16.22%) Power BI
8 6 (16.22%) Power Platform
8 6 (16.22%) Julia
8 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (16.22%) Scala
8 6 (16.22%) R
8 6 (16.22%) Linux
8 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.51%) ETL
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (13.51%) Tableau

Analytics
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 7 (18.92%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.11%) Jupyter
3 3 (8.11%) SAS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Azure
2 8 (21.62%) AWS
3 6 (16.22%) Power Platform
4 5 (13.51%) PaaS
5 4 (10.81%) Slack
6 3 (8.11%) GCP
7 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
1 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.22%) Power BI
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Zeppelin
5 3 (8.11%) Data Lake
5 3 (8.11%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (8.11%) Impala
6 2 (5.41%) EDRMS
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) QlikView
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Data Scientist
2 4 (10.81%) Architect
2 4 (10.81%) Data Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Trainer
4 2 (5.41%) Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Data Science Graduate
4 2 (5.41%) Graduate
4 2 (5.41%) Junior
4 2 (5.41%) SEO Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Data Scientist
5 1 (2.70%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Kafka
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
3 3 (8.11%) Apache NiFi
4 2 (5.41%) DWR
4 2 (5.41%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) LIMS
3 3 (8.11%) e-Health
3 3 (8.11%) NHS
3 3 (8.11%) PACS
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.11%) CentOS
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) Data Science
4 7 (18.92%) DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (13.51%) Data Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
6 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (13.51%) ETL
6 5 (13.51%) Statistics
6 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.11%) Data Munging
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Python
3 6 (16.22%) Julia
3 6 (16.22%) R
3 6 (16.22%) Scala
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) HL7
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Terraform
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Google
2 5 (13.51%) Tableau
3 3 (8.11%) Cloudera
3 3 (8.11%) Hortonworks
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) StreamSets
4 2 (5.41%) Ariba
4 2 (5.41%) Concur