The table below looks at the statistics for CIPFA in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPFA over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing CIPFA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £242 £475
% change year-on-year
+86.14% -49.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.62 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.64% 20.60% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 27
Average daily rate £325 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.14 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

CIPFA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CIPFA across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIPFA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CIPFA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CIPFA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff