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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 29 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.79% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £250 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.70 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.49 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +208.60%

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
220 337 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.85% 85.32% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 268 177
Median daily rate £388 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (50.00%) Information Management
2 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) GIAC
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS

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 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) HR Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) SAP