The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 61 74 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 0.50% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 4.04% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
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£550 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £375 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £435 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £334 £311
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.86%
Internet
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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
81 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.47% 12.27% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 56 28
Average daily rate £340 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £181 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +141.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £37.50 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 10 £550 +37.50% 8
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Web Design
3 4 (22.22%) Alterian
3 4 (22.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) Intranet
3 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (22.22%) RMADS
3 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 3 (16.67%) SCCM

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Intranet
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.11%) DMZ
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Web Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Project Director
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) RMADS
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) New Media
3 1 (5.56%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Web Design
3 4 (22.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Practice Management
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Alterian
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
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