The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Welsh Language
UK
Rank 607 625 609
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the General category 0.006% 0.015% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £188 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
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 across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16872 20007 20385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.16% 38.47% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11065 12918 12826
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 517 437
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.86 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK.

Welsh Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK.

Welsh Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
England +32 1 - - 2
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Welsh Language
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) WCAG
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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