The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Implementation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Specialist
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £300 £236
% change year-on-year
+36.66% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Implementation Specialist
South Wales

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
269 443 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.53% 98.01% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 364 287
Median daily rate £375 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.00 £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Implementation Specialist in the job title.

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff