Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Customer Requirements
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 20 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 30 11 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 8.88% 6.04% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.49% 7.24% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 9
10th Percentile £444 " £306
25th Percentile £508 " £371
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £509 £400 £418
Median % change year-on-year +27.13% -4.19% +19.29%
75th Percentile " " £500
90th Percentile £650 " £510
South Wales median daily rate £508 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +27.00% -4.19% -5.11%

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 316 152 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 93.49% 83.52% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 108 181
10th Percentile £198 £274 £306
25th Percentile £420 £400 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £475 £440
Median % change year-on-year +6.95% +7.95% +3.53%
75th Percentile £554 £525 £500
90th Percentile £613 £550 £560
South Wales median daily rate £452 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
10th Percentile £13.25 £16.95 £19.18
25th Percentile £16.37 £18.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.86 £41.50
Median % change year-on-year +0.64% -47.33% +92.22%
75th Percentile £27.73 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £40.56 " "
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year +10.26% -1.04% +31.37%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Newport

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Customer Requirements in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Newport

Customer Requirements
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Customer Requirements in Newport over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Newport

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Customer Requirements in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Customer Requirements in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 30 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) UML
2 19 (63.33%) OOA/OOD
2 19 (63.33%) OO
2 19 (63.33%) Architectural Design
3 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (26.67%) SNMP
4 8 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 5 (16.67%) C
6 5 (16.67%) C++
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 3 (10.00%) Network Design
8 3 (10.00%) VMware

Customer Requirements
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SNMP
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) HR Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
1 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Architectural Design
1 19 (63.33%) OO
1 19 (63.33%) OOA/OOD
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
1 19 (63.33%) UML
2 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) High Availability
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Project Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) C
2 5 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) HNC
3 3 (10.00%) HND
3 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) VMware