The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 45 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% 0.59% -
As % of the General category 0.64% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £581 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
156 81 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.60% 47.93% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 74
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Welsh Language
South Wales

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Welsh Language Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Welsh Language Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center