Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 13 April 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.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 33 36
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 0
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 20 12 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 8.70% 3.91% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 4.33% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 11
10th Percentile £473 £423 £476
25th Percentile £483 £438 £505
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £524 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.20% -2.38% -19.23%
75th Percentile £550 £559 £550
90th Percentile £550 £564 "
South Wales median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +4.95% -4.76% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £27.50 - -

Infrastructure as Code 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 205 277 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 89.13% 90.23% 90.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 218 252
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
25th Percentile £416 £402 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £529 £536
90th Percentile £613 £563 £575
South Wales median daily rate £433 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -3.89% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 16
10th Percentile £14.50 £15.71 £15.00
25th Percentile £16.37 " £18.06
Median hourly rate £21.86 £19.18 £23.25
Median % change year-on-year +13.97% -17.49% -51.06%
75th Percentile £25.00 £22.38 £43.00
90th Percentile £36.20 £23.85 £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year +7.89% -17.09% +23.88%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Newport

Infrastructure as Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure as Code in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) GCP
3 11 (55.00%) Microservices
3 11 (55.00%) Terraform
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) SOA
5 9 (45.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) AWS
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (20.00%) Ansible
9 4 (20.00%) Docker
9 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (20.00%) Groovy
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Information Security
9 4 (20.00%) HTTP
9 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
9 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
10 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) Google
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

Infrastructure as Code
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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (10.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) GCP
2 6 (30.00%) AWS
3 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.00%) AWS CodeBuild
4 2 (10.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 2 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Step Functions
4 2 (10.00%) GitHub
4 2 (10.00%) Serverless
5 1 (5.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Zeppelin
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (10.00%) GitLab
3 2 (10.00%) Rational Quality Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (10.00%) RStudio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Python Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Pandas
1 2 (10.00%) REST
1 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
1 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) Microservices
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) SOA
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Information Security
9 2 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
9 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 2 (10.00%) Coaching
9 2 (10.00%) Data Management
9 2 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
9 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) R
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Terraform
2 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.00%) Capistrano
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Dell
2 2 (10.00%) VMware