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 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.86% 0.97% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.01% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £279 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £224 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £377 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.70 £19.49 £26.13
% change year-on-year
+42.13% -25.41%

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
462 496 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.65% 95.75% 98.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 357 356
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 30
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +18 9 £279 -16.16%
Senior Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
4 6 (37.50%) NHS
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) BPMN
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) JCAPS
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (12.50%) HL7
7 2 (12.50%) Fiorano
7 2 (12.50%) InterSystems
7 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) XSLT
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) JCAPS
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) WebFOCUS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSLT
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) BPMN
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Fiorano
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
1 2 (12.50%) InterSystems
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle