Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analyst
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +16 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 20 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.90% 13.99% 9.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.20% 14.39% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 10
Newport median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +15.13%
10th Percentile £296 £283 £330
90th Percentile £453 £442 £451
South Wales median daily rate £363 £375 £342
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.65% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Newport median hourly rate £31.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £20.83 £11.02 £13.95
90th Percentile £42.58 £46.70 £18.23
South Wales median hourly rate £13.50 £12.90 £14.88
% change year-on-year +4.69% -13.31% +4.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 164 285 229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.62% 97.27% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 187 136
Newport median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% +7.12%
10th Percentile £153 £281 £303
90th Percentile £575 £550 £511
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 19
Newport median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +190.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.50 £11.02 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.63 £29.65
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +12.90% -1.59% +16.67%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Newport

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analyst in Newport.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Newport

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Newport over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Newport

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Newport

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Newport over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst in Newport

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Newport region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) BPMN
7 3 (15.00%) User Experience
7 3 (15.00%) Lotus
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
8 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (10.00%) Traceability Matrix
8 2 (10.00%) Product Management
8 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (10.00%) Test Management
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
9 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (5.00%) Veeam
9 1 (5.00%) R

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) BPMN
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) Product Management
7 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management
7 2 (10.00%) Traceability Matrix
8 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) R
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Lotus
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) VMware