The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £285 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Wales / West Wales
Rank 25 9 16
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.22% 6.90% 8.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 7.14% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £285 £475 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.94% +61.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £475 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £475 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 87 28 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 96.67% 96.55% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 21 33
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £221 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.15% +160.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Wales

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in West Wales

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst 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 22 March 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
Swansea -15 2 £285 -39.94% 2
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Capybara
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Capybara
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP