Period
to 3 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 3 March 2021 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.

Public Sector
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 19 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 23 27 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 11.56% 8.97% 10.47%
As % of the General category 42.59% 32.93% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 21
Median daily rate £495 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -9.09% +32.53%
10th Percentile £275 £404 £413
90th Percentile £525 £545 £600
South Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -50.63%
10th Percentile £19.10 £24.00 £17.78
90th Percentile £25.87 £24.00 £23.80
South Wales median hourly rate £20.70 £19.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.95% +0.98% +38.75%

Public Sector is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54 82 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 27.14% 27.24% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 63 47
Median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +15.65%
10th Percentile £275 £320 £313
90th Percentile £535 £543 £580
South Wales median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Median hourly rate £21.86 £24.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +9.09% -52.77%
10th Percentile £19.55 £24.00 £13.65
90th Percentile £25.44 £24.00 £28.70
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.27% -1.25% +60.74%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Newport

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in Newport

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Newport over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Newport

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) GCP
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Terraform
5 4 (17.39%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Coaching
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) R
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) Publishing
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) SAS
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) Product Management
7 2 (8.70%) AWS
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365

Public Sector
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 3 (13.04%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) Research Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Service Assurance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) PySpark
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Shiny
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) R
4 2 (8.70%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Terraform
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft