Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 22 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.

Data Analysis
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 58 96
Rank change year-on-year -4 +38 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 13 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.37% 2.56% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 3.06% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 9
South Wales median daily rate £325 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £204 £270 £206
90th Percentile £565 £550 £408
Wales median daily rate £325 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% - -
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year -1.33% - -

Data Analysis 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 792 948 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.54% 83.75% 81.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 682 810
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
Newport +18 4 £550 - 2
Cardiff -20 3 £275 -29.03% 3
Caerphilly - 2 £350 -
Neath Port Talbot +5 1 £160 -
Bridgend - 1 £250 -
Torfaen - 1 £300 -
Data Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Cloudera
4 3 (23.08%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (23.08%) Metadata Management
4 3 (23.08%) R
4 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
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 (7.69%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Power BI
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SSDT
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
4 1 (7.69%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
3 3 (23.08%) Metadata Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) R
2 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cloudera
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata