The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Payment
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £459 £500
% change year-on-year
+19.82% -8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mobile Payment
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 82 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.33% 29.08% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 51
Median daily rate £313 £308 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £182 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Mobile Payment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff