The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Welsh Language
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 70 53
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the General category - 0.74% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 £338
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
117 136 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.81% 23.37% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 111 103
Median daily rate £388 £375 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £54.05 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.99% +232.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £48.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £69.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Welsh Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Welsh Language Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Welsh Language Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Rate: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago