Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 18 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.

Internet
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 80 77
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Internet 12 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.26% 0.71% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.74% 3.81% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 22
South Wales median daily rate £180 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.11% +46.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £175 £420 £163
90th Percentile £240 £518 £500
Wales median daily rate £180 £463 £325
% change year-on-year -61.08% +42.31% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £10.75
Wales median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year - +2.33% -

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 155 210 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.32% 18.65% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 141 172
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
10th Percentile £154 £206 £213
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
Wales median daily rate £310 £400 £343
% change year-on-year -22.50% +16.79% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.43 £12.75 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.69 £77.50 £27.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £28.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year -54.07% +160.47% -32.28%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in South Wales

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in South Wales

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in South Wales

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in South Wales

Internet
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 Internet within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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 +7 12 £180 -60.00% 1
Internet
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
2 7 (58.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (58.33%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) AIX
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) Genesys
6 1 (8.33%) NHS
6 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (8.33%) IBM

Internet
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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Support
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Server Support
3 3 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
1 7 (58.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Genesys
4 1 (8.33%) IBM