The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 124 65 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.55% 25.79% 34.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.29% 27.78% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 44 49
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £229 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
384 234 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.71% 92.86% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 146 119
Average daily rate £350 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.87 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.94% -0.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
South Wales

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 25 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 101 (48.33%) Finance
2 63 (30.14%) Banking
3 50 (23.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (19.62%) Business Analysis
5 38 (18.18%) UML
6 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
7 32 (15.31%) SQL
8 31 (14.83%) MS Office
9 28 (13.40%) Project Management
10 25 (11.96%) ISEB
11 24 (11.48%) MS Excel
11 24 (11.48%) Migration
12 19 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
12 19 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (8.61%) Test Scripting
13 18 (8.61%) Windows
13 18 (8.61%) SharePoint
14 17 (8.13%) Change Management
15 15 (7.18%) Validation
15 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
16 14 (6.70%) CRM
16 14 (6.70%) MS Visio
17 13 (6.22%) MS Project
17 13 (6.22%) AS400
17 13 (6.22%) Degree
18 12 (5.74%) Scrum
19 11 (5.26%) ITIL
19 11 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (5.26%) Data Migration
20 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.83%) Lync
3 6 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.39%) CMS
4 5 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.91%) IIS
5 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (14.83%) MS Office
2 24 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 19 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (6.70%) MS Visio
5 13 (6.22%) MS Project
6 2 (0.96%) SPSS
7 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.96%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.91%) SaaS
2 4 (1.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) PABX
2 1 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.48%) LAN
2 1 (0.48%) VoIP
2 1 (0.48%) WAN
2 1 (0.48%) FTP
2 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.39%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.44%) DB2
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.48%) CorVu
7 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.78%) TestDirector
2 6 (2.87%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.96%) JIRA
5 2 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.48%) MSI
6 1 (0.48%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.48%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 101 (48.33%) Finance
2 63 (30.14%) Banking
3 3 (1.44%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Billing
4 2 (0.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.31%) .NET
1 9 (4.31%) J2EE
2 4 (1.91%) XML
3 3 (1.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) OLE
4 1 (0.48%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.22%) AS400
2 5 (2.39%) iSeries
3 4 (1.91%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.91%) GIS
4 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.44%) Statistics
4 3 (1.44%) Social Media
5 1 (0.48%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.61%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.44%) UNIX
4 3 (1.44%) AIX
4 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.44%) OS/400
4 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (19.62%) Business Analysis
3 38 (18.18%) UML
4 28 (13.40%) Project Management
5 24 (11.48%) Migration
6 19 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (8.61%) Test Scripting
8 17 (8.13%) Change Management
9 15 (7.18%) Validation
10 14 (6.70%) CRM
11 12 (5.74%) Scrum
12 11 (5.26%) ITIL
12 11 (5.26%) Data Migration
13 10 (4.78%) OO
13 10 (4.78%) Document Management
13 10 (4.78%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.31%) SOA
15 8 (3.83%) Automated Testing
15 8 (3.83%) Data Modelling
15 8 (3.83%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.31%) SQL
2 7 (3.35%) VBA
3 4 (1.91%) Java
4 3 (1.44%) COBOL
4 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.44%) RPG
4 3 (1.44%) Scala
5 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.48%) VB
5 1 (0.48%) C#
5 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (11.96%) ISEB
2 13 (6.22%) Degree
3 7 (3.35%) CCA
4 5 (2.39%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) IIBA
6 2 (0.96%) PMP
6 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCSA
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) QA
2 6 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.91%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.96%) SCCM
4 1 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.87%) HP
3 5 (2.39%) Oracle
3 5 (2.39%) Teradata
3 5 (2.39%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.91%) Casewise
4 4 (1.91%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.91%) SAP
5 3 (1.44%) Citrix
5 3 (1.44%) Informatica
5 3 (1.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) AppSense
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco
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