Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 July 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 82 79
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 17 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.32% 1.14% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.40% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 22
Wales median daily rate £400 £351 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.88% +1.81% -5.48%
10th Percentile £291 £252 £164
90th Percentile £438 £488 £449
UK median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Wales median hourly rate £21.25 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.07% - -
UK median hourly rate £19.66 £16.84 £22.12
% change year-on-year +16.75% -23.85% -4.47%

Data Analysis 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 1083 999 1327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 84.15% 81.09% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 685 853
Wales median daily rate £380 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +5.34% -5.07%
10th Percentile £178 £222 £225
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 57 51
Wales median hourly rate £25.75 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.47% +13.33% -26.83%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.15 £10.25
90th Percentile £77.50 £69.40 £33.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Wales over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
South Wales +6 15 £401 +23.46%
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 3 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) OLAP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 3 (17.65%) SAS
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
3 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching

Data Analysis
Co-occurring 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) OLAP
1 3 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Migration Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata