The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 31 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 10 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.13% 3.03% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 3.09% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 3
Median daily rate £275 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £308 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £386 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.89% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -29.68%

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
299 421 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.73% 98.14% 98.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 317 221
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 13
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
4 6 (46.15%) NHS
4 6 (46.15%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) InterSystems
6 2 (15.38%) Fiorano
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (15.38%) HL7
6 2 (15.38%) JCAPS
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
7 1 (7.69%) Fintech

Senior 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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) JCAPS
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) NHS
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Fiorano
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) InterSystems