The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 24 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.56% 4.44% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 4.58% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Median daily rate £500 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
Consultant
South 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 Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 415 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.94% 96.96% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 337 245
Median daily rate £388 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 17
Median hourly rate £13.88 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Cardiff region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Consultant 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 Cardiff region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
1 17 (50.00%) Informatica
1 17 (50.00%) Teradata
2 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (38.24%) Change Data Capture
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) PowerExchange
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (29.41%) Database Tuning
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
5 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
5 10 (29.41%) ETL
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
7 8 (23.53%) Data Mapping
8 7 (20.59%) SAP
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
9 6 (17.65%) iSeries
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
11 4 (11.76%) Migration
12 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Selenium
12 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
12 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
12 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (8.82%) WinRunner

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 13 (38.24%) PowerExchange
2 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.94%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 2 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.88%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Power BI
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
1 3 (8.82%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) SUSE
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Change Data Capture
2 10 (29.41%) Database Tuning
2 10 (29.41%) ETL
2 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
3 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Data Mapping
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.88%) DevOps
9 2 (5.88%) High Availability
9 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.94%) Project Governance
10 1 (2.94%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (2.94%) SDLC
10 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) ABAP
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ISEB
1 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Informatica
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
1 17 (50.00%) Teradata
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) NetApp
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) webMethods
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