Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 23 60
Rank change year-on-year -29 +37 -23
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.47% 6.19% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 30.09% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 24
Cardiff median daily rate £310 £350 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +84.21% -36.67%
10th Percentile £264 £224 £185
90th Percentile £348 £425 £446
South Wales median daily rate £325 £350 £190
% change year-on-year -7.14% +84.21% -41.54%
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 153 113 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 24.96% 20.58% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 77 116
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +12.40% -14.00%
10th Percentile £171 £194 £185
90th Percentile £486 £500 £450
South Wales median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Cardiff median hourly rate £22.38 £13.88 £12.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.30% +14.29% -24.88%
10th Percentile £15.08 £12.44 £9.65
90th Percentile £32.72 £16.01 £12.93
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £56.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -28.89% +171.08% +29.04%

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 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 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB 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 ISEB.

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) CCAA
2 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) CCA
2 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) POP3
2 5 (55.56%) SMTP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Information Governance
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) XenServer
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) POP3
1 5 (55.56%) SMTP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Information Governance
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCAA
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCA
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) IIBA
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) SAP