The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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 Job Titles advertised for the 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 65 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate
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£365 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £318 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £340 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +76.47%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 473 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.59% 92.20% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 283 310
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 29
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Senior Analyst
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Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
South Wales -10 8 £365 +7.35% 1
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
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Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos
2 3 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix