The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 104 144 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.84% 18.07% 20.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.55% 18.75% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 100 104
Median daily rate £350 £325 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £445 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -58.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £14.65 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 768 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 96.36% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 505 480
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 41 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Wales +6 93 £350 +7.69% 11
West Wales +2 5 £383 +29.66% 3
North Wales 0 1 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 68 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.93%) Finance
3 52 (18.51%) SQL
3 52 (18.51%) Microsoft
4 51 (18.15%) Business Analysis
5 49 (17.44%) Migration
6 47 (16.73%) ITIL
7 41 (14.59%) Windows
8 36 (12.81%) MS Excel
9 33 (11.74%) Project Management
10 32 (11.39%) ISEB
11 31 (11.03%) Translating Business Requirements
12 29 (10.32%) MS Office
13 27 (9.61%) Service Management
14 26 (9.25%) Windows 7
15 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared
16 24 (8.54%) Active Directory
16 24 (8.54%) Software Engineering
16 24 (8.54%) ISTQB
17 23 (8.19%) NHS
17 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
17 23 (8.19%) MS Visio
18 22 (7.83%) ITSM
18 22 (7.83%) Non-Functional Testing
19 21 (7.47%) Validation
20 20 (7.12%) XML
21 19 (6.76%) PRINCE2
21 19 (6.76%) Degree
21 19 (6.76%) Data Migration
22 18 (6.41%) SDLC

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.49%) JBoss
3 6 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.78%) MQSeries
5 4 (1.42%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.42%) SAS
6 3 (1.07%) Apache
7 2 (0.71%) CMS
7 2 (0.71%) IIS
7 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.32%) MS Office
3 23 (8.19%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.91%) MS Project
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.71%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) assyst
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.49%) LAN
1 7 (2.49%) WAN
2 5 (1.78%) SAN
3 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.07%) DNS
4 3 (1.07%) HTTP
4 3 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.36%) Firewall
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.85%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.07%) GIS
5 3 (1.07%) MS Access
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.71%) Biml
6 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.34%) Selenium
2 10 (3.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.20%) JIRA
4 8 (2.85%) JMeter
5 6 (2.14%) HP UFT
5 6 (2.14%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.42%) Burp Suite
6 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.42%) DbUnit
6 4 (1.42%) JUnit
6 4 (1.42%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (1.42%) Spock
6 4 (1.42%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.07%) Maven
7 3 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.71%) Subversion
9 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (19.93%) Finance
2 13 (4.63%) Banking
3 9 (3.20%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.78%) Retail
5 4 (1.42%) Automotive
6 2 (0.71%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.12%) XML
2 16 (5.69%) .NET
3 14 (4.98%) HTML
4 5 (1.78%) SOAP
5 4 (1.42%) jQuery
5 4 (1.42%) JSTS
6 3 (1.07%) J2EE
6 3 (1.07%) Middleware
7 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.36%) COM
7 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.19%) NHS
2 17 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.05%) Statistics
3 12 (4.27%) CMDB
3 12 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.49%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.78%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.78%) iPad
5 5 (1.78%) Social Media
6 2 (0.71%) AS400
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.71%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.71%) Informatics
6 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.36%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.59%) Windows
2 26 (9.25%) Windows 7
3 15 (5.34%) Windows XP
4 9 (3.20%) Linux
5 7 (2.49%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.78%) Unix
7 4 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.71%) Android
8 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (18.15%) Business Analysis
3 49 (17.44%) Migration
4 47 (16.73%) ITIL
5 33 (11.74%) Project Management
6 31 (11.03%) Translating Business Requirements
7 27 (9.61%) Service Management
8 24 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 22 (7.83%) ITSM
9 22 (7.83%) Non-Functional Testing
10 21 (7.47%) Validation
11 19 (6.76%) Data Migration
11 19 (6.76%) PRINCE2
12 18 (6.41%) Scrum
12 18 (6.41%) SDLC
13 17 (6.05%) Software Testing
13 17 (6.05%) Use Case
14 16 (5.69%) Functional Testing
14 16 (5.69%) Test Scripting
15 15 (5.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.51%) SQL
2 15 (5.34%) Java
3 7 (2.49%) C
4 5 (1.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.42%) VBA
6 3 (1.07%) C#
6 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.71%) JCL
7 2 (0.71%) Korn
8 1 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.36%) RPG
Qualifications
1 32 (11.39%) ISEB
2 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.54%) ISTQB
4 19 (6.76%) Degree
5 16 (5.69%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) CCNP
9 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (3.56%) HL7
3 9 (3.20%) QA
4 7 (2.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.42%) vSphere
3 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (3.91%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (3.91%) SCCM
2 4 (1.42%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (1.42%) WSUS
3 2 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 52 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.05%) Oracle
3 13 (4.63%) SAP
4 11 (3.91%) ServiceNow
5 10 (3.56%) comScore
5 10 (3.56%) HP
6 6 (2.14%) Remedy
7 5 (1.78%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.78%) BMC
7 5 (1.78%) Cisco
7 5 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.42%) Apple
8 4 (1.42%) IBM
8 4 (1.42%) Lotus
8 4 (1.42%) VMware
9 3 (1.07%) Canon
10 2 (0.71%) Facebook
10 2 (0.71%) PlateSpin
10 2 (0.71%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.71%) Xerox
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