Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Informatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Informatics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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.

Informatics
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 77 102
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 -
Contract jobs citing Informatics 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.43% 1.07% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
South Wales median daily rate £388 £288 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -21.82% -
10th Percentile £347 £196 £354
90th Percentile £400 £350 £382
Wales median daily rate £368 £270 £368
% change year-on-year +36.11% -26.58% +75.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Wales median hourly rate - £27.75 -

Informatics 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 785 944 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.42% 83.91% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 680 812
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £355
% change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.60% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £52.00 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -5.86%

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in South Wales

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in South Wales

Informatics
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 Informatics within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cardiff -10 4 £388 +34.78%
Informatics
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

Informatics
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP