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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 19 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.33% 1.17% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 1.18% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 6
Median daily rate £500 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

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
316 422 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.18% 98.37% 98.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 314 213
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 13
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 20 (47.62%) Teradata
3 17 (40.48%) Informatica
4 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
5 14 (33.33%) SAP
6 13 (30.95%) Windows
6 13 (30.95%) PowerExchange
6 13 (30.95%) Change Data Capture
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (23.81%) Database Tuning
8 10 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 10 (23.81%) PowerCenter
8 10 (23.81%) ETL
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 10 (23.81%) ETL Development
9 8 (19.05%) Data Mapping
10 6 (14.29%) Degree
10 6 (14.29%) iSeries
10 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
11 5 (11.90%) Finance
12 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.52%) Project Management
12 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (9.52%) R
12 4 (9.52%) Information Security
12 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
13 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
13 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch

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 (30.95%) PowerExchange
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP HR
1 2 (4.76%) SAP MRS
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 10 (23.81%) PowerCenter
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) HBase
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) LSMW
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) iSeries
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) SUSE
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Change Data Capture
2 10 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 10 (23.81%) Database Tuning
2 10 (23.81%) ETL
2 10 (23.81%) ETL Development
3 8 (19.05%) Data Mapping
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
6 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) R
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) ABAP
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (7.14%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) GIAC
3 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 20 (47.62%) Teradata
3 17 (40.48%) Informatica
4 14 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.38%) Proofpoint
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