The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £91.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-79.17% +421.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 108 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.96% 62.43% 62.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 72 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £105.00 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+536.36% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
GAP Analysis
South Wales

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) MS Project
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (71.43%) AS400
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Casewise
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Project
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Casewise