The first table below looks at the demand for Systems Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 55 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 1.23% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.76% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£388 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.40 £25.95
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 284 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 73.71% 69.95% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 181 192
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Systems Analysis
Wales

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Systems Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 3 £350 -9.67% 1
Systems Analysis
Wales

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 8 (42.11%) CMS
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (36.84%) Sitecore
2 7 (36.84%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Kanban
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (31.58%) Document Management
3 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Subversion
4 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) Lync
4 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) SaaS
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) CMS
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (26.32%) Lync
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Business Systems Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Development Team Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Kanban
3 6 (31.58%) Document Management
3 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
5 4 (21.05%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects