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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 49 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.56% 1.04% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.32% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 12
Median daily rate £294 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.52% -14.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £401 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.31% +10.81%  

Analytics 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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 464 379 498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.57% 79.12% 84.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 271 379
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 20
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 3 £294 -16.07%
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 20 (74.07%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) Teradata
3 16 (59.26%) Hadoop
4 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) Python
6 12 (44.44%) Apache Spark
7 11 (40.74%) Cloudera
8 10 (37.04%) Business Analytics
8 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
8 10 (37.04%) SAP
9 9 (33.33%) Big Data
10 8 (29.63%) Scrum
11 7 (25.93%) Data Management
11 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (25.93%) Data Analytics
11 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
12 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
12 6 (22.22%) MapReduce
12 6 (22.22%) Tableau
12 6 (22.22%) QlikView
12 6 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (22.22%) Kanban
12 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
12 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture

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 12 (44.44%) Apache Spark
2 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (18.52%) SAS
4 2 (7.41%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) Hadoop
2 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
3 9 (33.33%) Big Data
4 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (22.22%) QlikView
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (18.52%) HBase
7 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.41%) MySQL
8 2 (7.41%) SQLite
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) ERwin
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Scala Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Teradata Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (7.41%) Flask
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) OAuth
2 2 (7.41%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (3.70%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Life Science
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Business Analytics
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Data Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Data Management
6 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 6 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (22.22%) ETL
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 6 (22.22%) MapReduce
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
7 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
8 4 (14.81%) BDD
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) R
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Teradata
3 11 (40.74%) Cloudera
4 10 (37.04%) SAP
5 6 (22.22%) Ab Initio
5 6 (22.22%) Informatica
5 6 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (22.22%) Tableau
6 5 (18.52%) Netezza
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft