The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 81 106 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.88% 26.43% 23.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.55% 27.11% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 84 31
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£342 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £197 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
344 391 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.18% 97.51% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 282 119
Average daily rate £342 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £25.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.60% -31.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.73 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 63 (44.68%) Finance
2 34 (24.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.44%) Banking
4 22 (15.60%) Windows
5 21 (14.89%) SQL
5 21 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (13.48%) Project Management
6 19 (13.48%) MS Office
6 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
7 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
7 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
8 17 (12.06%) ITIL
9 14 (9.93%) ISEB
10 13 (9.22%) Migration
11 12 (8.51%) MS Project
12 11 (7.80%) Data Migration
12 11 (7.80%) SDLC
13 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
13 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
13 10 (7.09%) Degree
13 10 (7.09%) .NET
13 10 (7.09%) SLA
13 10 (7.09%) CRM
14 9 (6.38%) Marketing
15 8 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
15 8 (5.67%) Time Management
15 8 (5.67%) SAS
15 8 (5.67%) IIS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (5.67%) IIS
1 8 (5.67%) SAS
2 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.71%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Office
2 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.51%) MS Project
4 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.71%) VLAN
2 1 (0.71%) Network Security
2 1 (0.71%) PABX
2 1 (0.71%) Skype
2 1 (0.71%) LAN
2 1 (0.71%) VoIP
2 1 (0.71%) DMZ
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.84%) DB2
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.42%) MS Access
5 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) TestDirector
2 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.13%) JMeter
3 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.42%) Selenium
4 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.42%) MSI
4 2 (1.42%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.71%) Maven
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (44.68%) Finance
2 26 (18.44%) Banking
3 9 (6.38%) Marketing
4 7 (4.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.84%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) .NET
2 6 (4.26%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.55%) WCF
3 5 (3.55%) Entity Framework
3 5 (3.55%) XML
3 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.71%) CSS
4 1 (0.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.71%) J2EE
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.96%) AS400
3 6 (4.26%) iSeries
3 6 (4.26%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.84%) NHS
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) CMDB
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) Windows XP
2 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.26%) UNIX
3 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.55%) Linux
5 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.84%) OS/400
6 2 (1.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
2 19 (13.48%) Project Management
3 18 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.06%) ITIL
5 13 (9.22%) Migration
6 11 (7.80%) Data Migration
6 11 (7.80%) SDLC
7 10 (7.09%) CRM
8 8 (5.67%) Service Management
8 8 (5.67%) UML
8 8 (5.67%) Time Management
9 7 (4.96%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.96%) Performance Testing
9 7 (4.96%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.96%) Analytics
9 7 (4.96%) Change Management
10 6 (4.26%) Validation
10 6 (4.26%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
2 6 (4.26%) C#
3 5 (3.55%) COBOL
4 4 (2.84%) RPG
4 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.13%) Java
6 2 (1.42%) C
6 2 (1.42%) VBA
7 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) ISEB
2 10 (7.09%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) MCPD
3 7 (4.96%) MCAD
3 7 (4.96%) MCSD
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.96%) MCTS
4 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.42%) CCNA
6 1 (0.71%) CCA
6 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) APMG
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Nmap
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) Cisco
3 5 (3.55%) Citrix
4 4 (2.84%) IBM
4 4 (2.84%) VMware
5 3 (2.13%) Casewise
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle
6 2 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (1.42%) AppSense
7 1 (0.71%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.71%) Intel
7 1 (0.71%) Sage
7 1 (0.71%) OpenText
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Cognos
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