The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 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.

Statistics
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 49 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

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 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 461 372 492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.65% 78.65% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 265 381
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 18
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 £12.70 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in South Wales

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in South Wales

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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 1 - - 1
Statistics
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 2 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 2 (50.00%) Stata
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Statistics
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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
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