The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Wales region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 5 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 14.29% 13.46% 8.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.71% 13.59% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £383 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
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 West 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
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 103 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 97.14% 99.04% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 109
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.81 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.33% +22.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
Swansea +8 4 £475 +11.76% 3
Carmarthenshire 0 1 £225 -23.72%
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) NHS

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft