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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 59 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.82% 2.33% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 20.90% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Average daily rate
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£193 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £374 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £410 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +3.44%
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
80 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.05% 11.17% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 46
Average daily rate £350 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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
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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -7 5 £193 -48.66% 4
Internet
Wales

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) AIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) RMADS
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Practice Management
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Director
5 1 (7.14%) Project Director
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) RMADS
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) AIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Practice Management
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (35.71%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Alterian
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