The table below looks at the statistics for RDF 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 RDF over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RDF 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 351 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.86% 68.96% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 183 214
Average daily rate £350 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

RDF
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RDF 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 RDF.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RDF 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 RDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL