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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 68 83 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.42% 19.86% 32.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.76% 20.19% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 97
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £227 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £14.55 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -2.18%
Analyst
South Wales

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
245 411 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.79% 98.33% 98.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 329 280
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -25.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £9.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, 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 52 (38.24%) Finance
2 44 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.94%) SQL
4 27 (19.85%) Selenium
5 26 (19.12%) Business Analysis
6 23 (16.91%) ISEB
7 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 20 (14.71%) Windows
7 20 (14.71%) SDLC
8 16 (11.76%) Migration
9 15 (11.03%) JMeter
9 15 (11.03%) ITIL
10 14 (10.29%) Active Directory
10 14 (10.29%) Data Migration
11 13 (9.56%) Test Scripting
11 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (9.56%) Software Testing
11 13 (9.56%) User Stories
11 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.56%) Java
12 12 (8.82%) MS Visio
12 12 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (8.82%) Windows 7
13 11 (8.09%) Test Strategy
13 11 (8.09%) ISTQB
13 11 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (8.09%) MS Office
13 11 (8.09%) Scrum
14 10 (7.35%) ITSM
14 10 (7.35%) MS Excel

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 5 (3.68%) MQSeries
2 4 (2.94%) JBoss
2 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.21%) CMS
3 3 (2.21%) SAS
4 2 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 11 (8.09%) MS Office
3 10 (7.35%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.68%) MS Access
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.21%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.47%) Biml
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (19.85%) Selenium
2 15 (11.03%) JMeter
3 9 (6.62%) JIRA
4 8 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.41%) JUnit
6 4 (2.94%) Burp Suite
6 4 (2.94%) DbUnit
6 4 (2.94%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.94%) Spock
6 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.94%) WinRunner
7 2 (1.47%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.74%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.74%) Subversion
8 1 (0.74%) TestNG
8 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.21%) Legal
3 3 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Local Government
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) XML
2 8 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 6 (4.41%) .NET
3 6 (4.41%) HTML
4 5 (3.68%) SOAP
5 4 (2.94%) jQuery
5 4 (2.94%) JSTS
6 1 (0.74%) RESTful
6 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.41%) Statistics
2 5 (3.68%) AS400
2 5 (3.68%) iPad
3 3 (2.21%) NHS
4 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.47%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.74%) IVR
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.71%) Windows
2 12 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.62%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.12%) Business Analysis
3 20 (14.71%) SDLC
4 16 (11.76%) Migration
5 15 (11.03%) ITIL
6 14 (10.29%) Data Migration
7 13 (9.56%) Software Testing
7 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.56%) Test Scripting
7 13 (9.56%) User Stories
8 11 (8.09%) Scrum
8 11 (8.09%) Test Strategy
8 11 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.35%) Data Mapping
9 10 (7.35%) ITSM
9 10 (7.35%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.62%) Workflow
11 8 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.15%) BDD
12 7 (5.15%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.94%) SQL
2 13 (9.56%) Java
3 7 (5.15%) C
4 5 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.94%) VBA
6 3 (2.21%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) JCL
7 1 (0.74%) Korn
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.91%) ISEB
2 12 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (8.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) Degree
5 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.88%) HP
2 8 (5.88%) SAP
3 6 (4.41%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle
4 3 (2.21%) Avaya
4 3 (2.21%) Canon
5 2 (1.47%) Alterian
5 2 (1.47%) Apple
5 2 (1.47%) NICE Systems
5 2 (1.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.74%) BT
6 1 (0.74%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.74%) Xerox
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