Period
to 19 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Information Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Information Analyst
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 61 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +56
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.37% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Cardiff median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
South Wales median daily rate £325 £350 -
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 780 624 698
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 95.85% 97.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 490 491
Cardiff median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £175 £208
90th Percentile £519 £538 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.75% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 28
Cardiff median hourly rate £12.74 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +7.41% -10.74%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.75 £11.73
90th Percentile £29.80 £39.75 £24.75
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £20.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -36.59% +18.84% +21.05%

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Information Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in Cardiff

Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Analyst in Cardiff

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Information Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP

Information Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS