Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 10 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 +9
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 49 32 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 17.25% 14.29% 7.85%
As % of the General category 35.00% 29.36% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 19
10th Percentile £193 £413 £363
25th Percentile £413 £425 £394
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +2.86%
75th Percentile £525 £525 £488
90th Percentile £539 £565 £553
South Wales median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year - +26.67% -31.82%
South Wales median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £11.69
% change year-on-year +2.63% +62.57% -5.17%

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 140 109 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 49.30% 48.66% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 126
10th Percentile £243 £384 £309
25th Percentile £423 £402 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £470 £433
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +8.67% +8.13%
75th Percentile £549 £525 £475
90th Percentile £610 £579 £535
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 6
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.17 £15.00
25th Percentile £14.22 £14.13 £15.97
Median hourly rate £18.25 £19.18 £19.03
Median % change year-on-year -4.85% +0.81% +0.82%
75th Percentile £23.63 £23.75 £19.71
90th Percentile £25.28 " £21.94
South Wales median hourly rate £19.36 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +1.89% +7.04% +42.00%

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 27 July 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

Public Sector
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Public Sector in Newport over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Public Sector in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 13 (26.53%) Decision-Making
6 11 (22.45%) Python
7 9 (18.37%) Project Management
7 9 (18.37%) R
8 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.33%) Statistics
8 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
8 8 (16.33%) DevOps
9 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.29%) Legacy Systems
10 6 (12.24%) Project Delivery
10 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) JIRA
10 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
11 5 (10.20%) Java
11 5 (10.20%) SQL
11 5 (10.20%) Coaching
11 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (8.16%) GCP
12 4 (8.16%) Strategic Thinking
12 4 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (8.16%) Data Science

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 (6.12%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) Jupyter
3 1 (2.04%) R Markdown
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SPSS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) GCP
2 2 (4.08%) AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Azure
2 2 (4.08%) GitHub
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.04%) AWS Step Functions
3 1 (2.04%) Power Automate
3 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.04%) PowerApps
3 1 (2.04%) Serverless
3 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.08%) Impala
2 2 (4.08%) Metadata
2 2 (4.08%) Redis
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (2.04%) Ingres
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Power BI
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Ant
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) GitLab
4 2 (4.08%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Gatling
5 1 (2.04%) Locust
5 1 (2.04%) Toad
5 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Economy
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Architect
4 2 (4.08%) Data Scientist
4 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.04%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Development Officer
5 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.04%) HR Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) HR Specialist
5 1 (2.04%) Programme Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (2.04%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) PySpark
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
2 2 (4.08%) pytest
2 2 (4.08%) React
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) Pandas
3 1 (2.04%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
3 1 (2.04%) Struts
3 1 (2.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (2.04%) Blog
2 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.04%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) Robotics
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
2 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Decision-Making
3 9 (18.37%) Project Management
4 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.33%) DevOps
4 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) Statistics
5 6 (12.24%) Project Delivery
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) Coaching
6 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (8.16%) Data Science
7 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.16%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Python
2 9 (18.37%) R
3 5 (10.20%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Accessibility
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Lotus
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle