The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 52 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs citing Internet 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% 3.99% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 28.89% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate £388 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 45 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.18% 13.80% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 29
Average daily rate £350 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £151 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Internet
Wales

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -21 2 £388 +5.08% 3
Newport -11 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Internet
Wales

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) JBehave
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Intranet Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Intranet Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) XQuery
1 1 (11.11%) XPath
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Alterian
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Rate: excellent benefits
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