The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 18 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 18.18% 15.58% 31.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.18% 17.14% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 18
Average daily rate
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£388 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £341 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £454 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £9.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 70 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 85.86% 90.91% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 60
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £16.25 £9.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.46% +73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Newport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) Kanban
3 8 (21.05%) Scrum
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) UML
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
7 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) ISEB
8 3 (7.89%) SAS
8 3 (7.89%) RAD
8 3 (7.89%) J2EE
8 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
8 3 (7.89%) JIRA
8 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) TestNG
2 2 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) JMeter
2 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Economics
2 2 (5.26%) Statistics
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
2 8 (21.05%) Scrum
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Kanban
3 7 (18.42%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) RAD
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) Scala
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.26%) MAPM
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) P3O
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) SAP