The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 47 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 1.19% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.22% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £325 £429 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +31.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £363 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £438 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.74 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+51.67% +58.23%
Senior Analyst
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 573 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.31% 97.61% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 431 417
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.70 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +9.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 3 £185 -56.85%
Newport +16 2 £350 +7.69%
Senior Analyst
Wales

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Business Analysis
2 13 (76.47%) Translating Business Requirements
3 12 (70.59%) ISEB
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) Use Case
7 3 (17.65%) NHS
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (11.76%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (11.76%) Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (5.88%) CBAP
9 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 1 (5.88%) User Stories
9 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.88%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (5.88%) SDLC
9 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (5.88%) V-Model
9 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Analysis
2 13 (76.47%) Translating Business Requirements
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CBAP
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle