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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 15 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 11.72% 20.00% 16.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.93% 21.43% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
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£350 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +11.11%
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 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
116 112 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 90.63% 93.33% 89.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 75 48
Average daily rate £380 £410 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £295 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) Selenium
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) BDD
8 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
8 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) ISEB
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
8 5 (16.13%) JMeter
9 4 (12.90%) Test-First Development
9 4 (12.90%) VBA
9 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
10 3 (9.68%) Load Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.68%) C#
10 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.23%) Jetty
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) JMeter
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
3 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.23%) Hudson
5 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.23%) NUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
5 1 (3.23%) TestNG
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) Servlets
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
4 6 (19.35%) BDD
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test-First Development
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Load Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) Time Management
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) ITSM
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) VBA
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) Jython
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) CIMA
4 2 (6.45%) CCAB
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) BMC
2 2 (6.45%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) CA