Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -20 +2 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.68% 0.97% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.66% 6.45% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Cardiff median daily rate £615 £457 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.72% +21.73% -
10th Percentile £443 £271 £363
90th Percentile £654 £570 £388
South Wales median daily rate £570 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +38.18% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 106 93 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 12.02% 15.05% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 60 53
Cardiff median daily rate £360 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -1.00% +9.49%
10th Percentile £225 £170 £217
90th Percentile £603 £466 £520
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - £15.24 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.04% -
South Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +17.24% -23.68% +331.82%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Cardiff

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Cardiff

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Cardiff over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

GDPR
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Database Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analysis Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
1 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Teradata