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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
UK / Wales
Rank 57 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.98% 4.38% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 22.22% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 13
Median daily rate £150 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.48% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £138 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £470 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.37 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.13% +14.28%

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
100 117 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.39% 19.70% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 95 73
Median daily rate £363 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £238 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.75 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 January 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
South Wales -5 5 £150 -53.48% 9
West Wales - 1 £250 - 3
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP

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 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (16.67%) InfiniBand
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) JSF
1 1 (8.33%) RichFaces
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Struts
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Workday