Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 February 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 37 59
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 -17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.77% 4.13% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.50% 16.78% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 27
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.98% +17.27%
10th Percentile £293 £185 £190
90th Percentile £480 £424 £395
South Wales median daily rate £333 £290 £323
% change year-on-year +14.66% -10.08% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

ISEB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 200 149 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.29% 24.59% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 122 136
Cardiff median daily rate £363 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.68% +14.62% -10.34%
10th Percentile £145 £178 £188
90th Percentile £485 £506 £439
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -67.55% +179.26%
South Wales median hourly rate £31.39 £23.00 £47.65
% change year-on-year +36.48% -51.73% +197.78%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Cardiff

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Cardiff

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Cardiff

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB 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 ISEB.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (23.08%) Case Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Law
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) SMS
4 1 (7.69%) PMI
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (7.69%) GDPR
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) IIBA
4 1 (7.69%) CMS

ISEB
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 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (23.08%) Case Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) IIBA
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) QA