The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 66 109 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.32% 27.74% 28.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.81% 28.84% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 82 67
Median daily rate £320 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% -13.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 378 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.99% 96.18% 99.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 291 242
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 17
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (32.54%) Business Analysis
2 38 (30.16%) Finance
3 28 (22.22%) Windows
4 23 (18.25%) ITIL
5 22 (17.46%) Project Management
6 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (15.87%) Windows 7
8 18 (14.29%) ISEB
9 17 (13.49%) NHS
10 16 (12.70%) MS Office
11 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.52%) Change Management
12 12 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
13 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
14 10 (7.94%) SQL
14 10 (7.94%) Citrix
14 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
14 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (7.94%) Information Security
14 10 (7.94%) Use Case
14 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
15 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (7.14%) Service Management
15 9 (7.14%) ITSM
15 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
16 8 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (6.35%) Fiorano
16 8 (6.35%) WebSphere

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 8 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.76%) JCAPS
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) Luigi
3 1 (0.79%) SAS
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Office
2 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Firewall
2 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (2.38%) HTTP
3 3 (2.38%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.38%) IPsec
3 3 (2.38%) LAN
3 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) WAN
3 3 (2.38%) Wireless
3 3 (2.38%) WLAN
4 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Selenium
2 5 (3.97%) JMeter
3 4 (3.17%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.59%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.59%) JIRA
5 2 (1.59%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.59%) The Grinder
5 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.59%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.79%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (30.16%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Local Government
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) XML
2 6 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (4.76%) XSLT
3 2 (1.59%) J2EE
3 2 (1.59%) SOAP
3 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) NHS
2 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.76%) Statistics
4 4 (3.17%) Fintech
5 3 (2.38%) iPad
5 3 (2.38%) iPhone
5 3 (2.38%) PKI
6 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Informatics
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.22%) Windows
2 20 (15.87%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.17%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.79%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.54%) Business Analysis
2 23 (18.25%) ITIL
3 22 (17.46%) Project Management
4 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
6 12 (9.52%) Change Management
6 12 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (7.94%) Information Security
7 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.94%) Use Case
8 9 (7.14%) ITSM
8 9 (7.14%) Service Management
8 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.56%) Data Mapping
10 7 (5.56%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.56%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 7 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.94%) SQL
2 5 (3.97%) C
2 5 (3.97%) Java
3 2 (1.59%) Groovy
3 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.79%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) R
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) ISEB
2 7 (5.56%) Degree
3 5 (3.97%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) CISM
5 1 (0.79%) GIAC
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) HL7
2 6 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.79%) GAMP
4 1 (0.79%) GxP
System Software
1 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) Nessus
1 3 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (7.94%) Citrix
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) Fiorano
4 7 (5.56%) Cisco
5 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) InterSystems
6 5 (3.97%) Sage
7 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.38%) F5
7 3 (2.38%) Genesys
7 3 (2.38%) NICE Systems
7 3 (2.38%) ScanSafe
7 3 (2.38%) Sourcefire
7 3 (2.38%) Splunk
7 3 (2.38%) Symantec
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle
8 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) Siebel
9 1 (0.79%) Cognos
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