Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 18 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.

Statistical Analysis
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +113
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.17% 0.071% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.084% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £465 £494 £375
% change year-on-year -5.82% +31.67% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £17.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year -27.26% -47.12% +150.00%

Statistical 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 995 1184 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.33% 83.73% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 835 963
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +11.27% -1.51%
10th Percentile £176 £213 £235
90th Percentile £555 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 52
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.79 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in Wales

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in Wales

Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
South Wales +11 1 - -
Statistical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

Statistical 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PhD