Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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.

Decision-Making
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 55 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 23 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.58% 3.17% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 3.75% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 14
South Wales median daily rate £475 £413 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +2.17% +0.94%
10th Percentile £261 £293 £189
90th Percentile £553 £564 £469
Wales median daily rate £475 £438 £444
% change year-on-year +8.57% -1.41% +23.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
South Wales median hourly rate £38.50 £18.87 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.03% - -
Wales median hourly rate £38.50 £18.87 -
% change year-on-year +104.03% - -

Decision-Making 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 704 1,199 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 78.92% 84.56% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 859 702
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £287 £205
90th Percentile £574 £609 £531
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 35
South Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £22.01 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.85% +10.04% -30.43%
10th Percentile £11.57 £11.04 £13.00
90th Percentile £43.23 £44.11 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £18.87 £23.46
% change year-on-year +1.64% -19.55% +9.09%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Decision-Making in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in South Wales over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in South Wales over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -5 13 £375 -6.25% 2
Cardiff +10 7 £500 +23.08% 2
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
Decision-Making
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) Service Management
2 6 (26.09%) Project Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) C
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) Azure
5 3 (13.04%) AWS
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Science
6 2 (8.70%) Julia
6 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JMeter
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) NOC Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) User Researcher
2 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
2 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Graduate
3 1 (4.35%) PMO Lead
3 1 (4.35%) Research Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
1 1 (4.35%) COM
1 1 (4.35%) Django
1 1 (4.35%) Kafka
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) Equities
3 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Delivery
1 6 (26.09%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) Data Science
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C
2 4 (17.39%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Scala
4 2 (8.70%) Julia
4 2 (8.70%) R
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) HND
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) BT
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau