The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 59 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 3.81% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 30.19% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate £375 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 53 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.96% 12.62% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 43
Average daily rate £338 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Internet
UK

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -27 3 £388 -0.64% 5
West Wales - 3 £310 -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) CCEE
3 2 (18.18%) CCAA
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) POP3
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) JBehave
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Test Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) XQuery
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Groovy
1 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCEE
1 2 (18.18%) CCAA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCA
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) XenServer
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Alterian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Rate: excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago