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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 15 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 18.07% 11.43% 11.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.29% 11.59% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 10
Average daily rate £349 £331 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £230 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
82 138 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 98.80% 98.57% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 106 70
Average daily rate £370 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £43.50 £34.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +38.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) BPMN
5 4 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.67%) User Stories
5 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Lotus
6 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Validation

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.17%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) JMeter
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) BPMN
4 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
1 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Lotus
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Lumension