The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 8.53% 11.00% 12.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.91% 11.83% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £388 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +93.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £453 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
111 93 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 86.05% 93.00% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 18
Average daily rate £439 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -23.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

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 7 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Swansea -1 6 £363 -6.45%
Carmarthenshire - 3 £325 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 6 (27.27%) NHS
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 3 (13.64%) OLAP
9 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
9 3 (13.64%) Degree

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) OLAP
2 3 (13.64%) Firebird
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) MDX
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) RUP
8 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) ESRI
2 2 (9.09%) SAP