The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
UK / Wales
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -52.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 602 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.13% 87.88% 74.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 430 292
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Wales