The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 42 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 12 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 1.74% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.63% 16.13% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Median daily rate £425 £550 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +41.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £158 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £72.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+29.95% +19.70%
Internet
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 62 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.08% 10.76% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 42 44
Median daily rate £378 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the South Wales region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Internet
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 8 £425 +153.73% 1
Newport +15 4 £475 -19.14%
Internet
Wales

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 15 (60.00%) Cisco
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) CCNA
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) HP
5 9 (36.00%) Citrix
5 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
5 9 (36.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (36.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (32.00%) Logistics
6 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (32.00%) AIX
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 7 (28.00%) SLA
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.00%) CCNP
9 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
10 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (16.00%) Office 365
10 4 (16.00%) RMADS
10 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
10 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 2 (8.00%) HSRP
6 2 (8.00%) Intranet
6 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.00%) FTP
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Support
3 5 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) IPTV
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) AIX
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (32.00%) Logistics
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Communications Security
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNA
3 9 (36.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (16.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (16.00%) CISSP
6 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.00%) MCITP
7 2 (8.00%) MCSE
7 2 (8.00%) MCTS
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.00%) CCDP
8 1 (4.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) RMADS
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
1 9 (36.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) HP
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Alterian
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) 3Com
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) Polycom
6 1 (4.00%) Riverbed