Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 79 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 -1
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 9 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.59% 0.82% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 4.41% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 31
South Wales median daily rate £345 £288 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.85% -7.86%
10th Percentile £323 £144 £131
90th Percentile £368 £483 £500
Wales median daily rate £442 £338 £323
% change year-on-year +30.95% +4.65% -7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £10.75
Wales median hourly rate £36.24 - £10.75

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 166 204 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.26% 18.51% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 151 178
South Wales median daily rate £345 £393 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.10% +15.44% -2.86%
10th Percentile £130 £181 £213
90th Percentile £469 £500 £475
Wales median daily rate £350 £393 £343
% change year-on-year -10.83% +14.60% -7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.64% +171.60% +26.56%
10th Percentile £12.40 £12.75 £13.26
90th Percentile £60.14 £77.50 £28.98
Wales median hourly rate £25.70 £18.21 £10.13
% change year-on-year +41.08% +79.88% -36.72%

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 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 21 January 2018. 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 +1 5 £345 +20.00% 3
Newport - 1 - - 2
Internet
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) FileNet

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 1 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys
2 1 (16.67%) VMware