The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.10% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.70 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +410.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 379 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.68% 89.81% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 289 159
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (42.86%) NHS
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) GIAC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux

GAP Analysis
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 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Project Support Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) HP