The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Welsh Language
UK / England
Rank 580 615 602
Rank change year-on-year +35 -13  
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the General category 0.019% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £250 £150 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -55.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £190 £338
% change year-on-year +31.57% -43.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Welsh Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15907 18489 18673
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.06% 37.84% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10436 12210 11741
Median daily rate £465 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 466 447
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.38 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.04% +24.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Welsh Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Welsh Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Welsh Language in England

Welsh Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Welsh Language in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Welsh Language in England

Welsh Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 2 - -
North West - 1 £250 -
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) WCAG
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP