Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 -17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.38% 0.77% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 5.13% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Cardiff median daily rate £390 £406 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.05% -11.43%
10th Percentile £208 £328 £265
90th Percentile £437 £466 £359
South Wales median daily rate £325 £406 £315
% change year-on-year -20.00% +28.97% -10.00%
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 93 117 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 14.26% 15.10% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 87 118
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £405 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% +14.89% +0.71%
10th Percentile £195 £250 £175
90th Percentile £563 £587 £538
South Wales median daily rate £450 £405 £363
% change year-on-year +11.11% +11.72% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Cardiff median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £20.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% +24.53% +14.71%
10th Percentile £32.40 £12.94 £11.88
90th Percentile £102.80 £34.20 £43.75
South Wales median hourly rate £40.75 £18.87 £43.00
% change year-on-year +115.95% -56.12% -8.51%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019, 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) PMP
2 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (55.56%) Balsamiq
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (44.44%) SANS
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
3 4 (44.44%) UX Design
3 4 (44.44%) Product Management
3 4 (44.44%) Azure
3 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) EDRMS
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Balsamiq
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (11.11%) e-Health
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Product Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) UX Design
3 3 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
1 5 (55.56%) PMP
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) SANS
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
1 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft