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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
UK / Wales
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £16.56 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+473.58% -60.56%

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
511 487 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.73% 83.25% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 358 300
Median daily rate £410 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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