The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Life Science 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £513 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.34% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 131 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.43% 25.99% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 73 42
Average daily rate £350 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.60 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Life Science across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Life Science
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Life Science Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Life Science
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 Life Science within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
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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
North Wales - - - -
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET