The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -65.33%
Benchmarking
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
398 403 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.40% 81.41% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 298 280
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Benchmarking across the South Wales region.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Benchmarking
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery