The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 31 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.61% 0.58% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 5.13% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £378 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £398 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.58 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +10.52%
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South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.89% 11.40% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 11
Average daily rate £275 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Intranet
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Web Design
3 8 (44.44%) Alterian
3 8 (44.44%) Content Management
3 8 (44.44%) User Experience
4 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) Umbraco
6 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (16.67%) Office 365
7 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) LLU
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) ADSL
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) C
8 2 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Intranet
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) ADSL
3 3 (16.67%) LLU
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) DMZ
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Web Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Web Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) New Media
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) IPTV
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 8 (44.44%) Web Design
1 8 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nmap
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Alterian
2 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco