The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Technical Design Authority featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Design Authority (TDA)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.04% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Design Authority
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
283 374 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.92% 97.65% 98.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 301 283
Median daily rate £350 £343 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.04% -7.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £20.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Technical Design Authority
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Technical Design Authority in the job title.

Technical Design Authority Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Technical Design Authority
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Technical Design Authority Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Technical Design Authority contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Technical Design Authority in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware