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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 29 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.18% 1.02% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.06% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Median daily rate £500 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +87.75%

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
266 378 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.99% 96.18% 99.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 291 242
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 17
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 18 (52.94%) Oracle
1 18 (52.94%) Teradata
2 17 (50.00%) Informatica
3 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) Change Data Capture
5 13 (38.24%) PowerExchange
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 10 (29.41%) Database Tuning
8 10 (29.41%) SQL
8 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
8 10 (29.41%) ETL
8 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
9 9 (26.47%) SAP
9 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
10 8 (23.53%) Data Mapping
11 6 (17.65%) iSeries
11 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
12 5 (14.71%) Degree
13 4 (11.76%) Project Management
13 4 (11.76%) Finance
14 3 (8.82%) Migration
14 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (8.82%) Information Security
15 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
15 2 (5.88%) User Experience
15 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS

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%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
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 HR
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MRS
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) HBase
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.94%) LSMW
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) 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 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) B2B
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) R
3 1 (2.94%) ABAP
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) GIAC
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
1 18 (52.94%) Teradata
2 17 (50.00%) Informatica
3 9 (26.47%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) webMethods
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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