The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analytics
UK / Wales
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

Business 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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 577 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.27% 84.98% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 394 304
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in Wales

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in Wales

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in Wales

Business Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
South Wales - 10 £575 -
Business Analytics
UK

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Wales region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 11 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (90.91%) Cloudera
2 10 (90.91%) Apache Spark
2 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 10 (90.91%) Teradata
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Hadoop
3 9 (81.82%) Python
3 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
4 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (54.55%) MapReduce
5 6 (54.55%) Big Data
6 5 (45.45%) HBase
6 5 (45.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
8 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (27.27%) User Experience
8 3 (27.27%) R
9 1 (9.09%) IFS
9 1 (9.09%) QlikView
9 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (90.91%) Apache Spark
2 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (45.45%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Hadoop
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) HBase
3 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Scala Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Data Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IFS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) MapReduce
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) R
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cloudera
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
1 10 (90.91%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) IFS