The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £211 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Wales during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales 21.43% 30.77% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.43% 30.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £211 - £185
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 - £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 - £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14 13 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 100.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 25
Median daily rate £313 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £106 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £356 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 15 47
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -11.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £13.00 £15.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in North Wales

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in North Wales

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in North Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in North Wales

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in North Wales

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Gwynedd - 2 £313 -
Wrexham 0 1 £110 - 1
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (25.00%) HL7
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ETL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft