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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 67 73 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.07% 16.86% 30.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.90% 17.38% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 65 87
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £194 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.17 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.96% +31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
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
306 420 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.23% 97.00% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 341 261
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 18
Median hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 41 (29.71%) Business Analysis
3 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (20.29%) ISEB
5 23 (16.67%) Windows
6 22 (15.94%) Project Management
7 18 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 18 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
8 17 (12.32%) Windows 7
9 16 (11.59%) Selenium
9 16 (11.59%) SQL
9 16 (11.59%) MS Office
10 15 (10.87%) ITIL
10 15 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.87%) Change Management
11 14 (10.14%) NHS
12 13 (9.42%) SDLC
13 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.70%) JMeter
13 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.97%) QA
15 10 (7.25%) Use Case
15 10 (7.25%) Information Security
15 10 (7.25%) MS Visio
15 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
16 9 (6.52%) Java
16 9 (6.52%) Migration
16 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
16 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
16 9 (6.52%) Process Improvement

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 1 (0.72%) Apache
1 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.72%) CMS
1 1 (0.72%) Confluence
1 1 (0.72%) IIS
1 1 (0.72%) Luigi
1 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Office
2 10 (7.25%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Sage X3
2 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (2.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.17%) IP Telephony
2 3 (2.17%) IPsec
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
2 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.17%) VPN
2 3 (2.17%) WAN
2 3 (2.17%) Wireless
2 3 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Selenium
2 12 (8.70%) JMeter
3 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 6 (4.35%) WinRunner
5 4 (2.90%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.90%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.17%) JUnit
7 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 2 (1.45%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (1.45%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.72%) TestNG
8 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.45%) Publishing
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.45%) J2EE
2 2 (1.45%) SOAP
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.72%) RESTful
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) NHS
2 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.90%) AS400
4 4 (2.90%) Statistics
5 3 (2.17%) iPad
5 3 (2.17%) iPhone
5 3 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Fintech
6 2 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) Informatics
7 1 (0.72%) IVR
7 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Windows
2 17 (12.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.62%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.45%) Linux
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) Business Analysis
2 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.94%) Project Management
4 18 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
5 15 (10.87%) Change Management
5 15 (10.87%) ITIL
5 15 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (9.42%) SDLC
7 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.25%) Information Security
8 10 (7.25%) Use Case
9 9 (6.52%) Migration
9 9 (6.52%) Process Improvement
9 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.52%) User Stories
10 8 (5.80%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.07%) Analytics
11 7 (5.07%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) Java
3 5 (3.62%) C
4 2 (1.45%) Groovy
4 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) Python
5 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (20.29%) ISEB
2 8 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.17%) Degree
4 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) QA
2 5 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.72%) GAMP
3 1 (0.72%) GxP
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Nessus
1 3 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.07%) Citrix
3 6 (4.35%) Cisco
3 6 (4.35%) HP
4 5 (3.62%) NICE Systems
4 5 (3.62%) Sage
5 3 (2.17%) Avaya
5 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.17%) F5
5 3 (2.17%) Genesys
5 3 (2.17%) ScanSafe
5 3 (2.17%) Sourcefire
5 3 (2.17%) Splunk
5 3 (2.17%) Symantec
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Siebel
7 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.72%) Cognos
7 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
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