The table below looks at the statistics for OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenROAD
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenROAD 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.43% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
132 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.02% 15.82% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 39
Average daily rate £375 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% +26.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OpenROAD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OpenROAD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OpenROAD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OpenROAD
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 OpenROAD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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 - 3 £363 -
OpenROAD
UK

OpenROAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Ingres
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 5 (55.56%) Change Management
5 5 (55.56%) Coaching
5 5 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (33.33%) Statistics
7 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (33.33%) User Stories

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Ingres
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) OpenROAD Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared