Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Protection
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 77
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.32% 1.75% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Cardiff median daily rate £450 £281 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
South Wales median daily rate £363 £375 -
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 520 470 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 85.95% 82.31% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 362 559
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £200 £225
90th Percentile £513 £531 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £361
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.96% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 18
Cardiff median hourly rate £16.93 £13.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.23% -12.61% +23.96%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.10
90th Percentile £39.50 £26.60 £20.45
South Wales median hourly rate £23.07 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +28.17% +28.57% -7.44%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Cardiff

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Protection in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Cardiff

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Perforce
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) Grunt
1 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 4 (50.00%) gulp
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 4 (50.00%) npm
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) GDPR
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC

Data Protection
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Grunt
1 4 (50.00%) gulp
1 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Perforce