The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 61 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 1.59% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 9.33% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £175 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £10.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £16.21 £12.70
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +27.64%
Internet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 150 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.64% 17.06% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 111 52
Median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Internet
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +13 3 £475 +26.66% 11
West Wales - 2 - - 4
North Wales - 1 £433 - 6
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Internet.

1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) CISSP
4 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (25.00%) RMADS
4 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (20.00%) Office 365
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Alterian
7 2 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) GIS
7 2 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) MCTS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) BGP
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) OSPF
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Intranet
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (10.00%) HSRP
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) MPLS
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Broadband
4 1 (5.00%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (10.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
4 1 (5.00%) JSF
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) RichFaces
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) IPTV
2 1 (5.00%) New Media
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Content Management
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) MCTS
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (25.00%) RMADS
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Alterian
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) SAP