Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 67 69
Rank change year-on-year -20 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 12 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.90% 1.28% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 7.88% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 24
South Wales median daily rate £325 £170 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.18% -47.49% -0.38%
10th Percentile £313 £150 £130
90th Percentile £423 £191 £485
Wales median daily rate £325 £170 £324
% change year-on-year +91.18% -47.49% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £36.24 - -

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 206 165 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.45% 16.26% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 115 119
South Wales median daily rate £358 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.67% +10.29% +4.62%
10th Percentile £164 £158 £188
90th Percentile £480 £475 £489
Wales median daily rate £354 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 6
South Wales median hourly rate £19.40 £55.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.74% +285.96% -14.93%
10th Percentile £10.60 £18.09 £12.63
90th Percentile £44.90 £77.50 £28.31
Wales median hourly rate £19.80 £55.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -64.00% +285.96% +3.64%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 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 -10 10 £325 +91.18% 6
Newport - 2 £400 - 4
Internet
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) etcd
6 1 (8.33%) flannel
6 1 (8.33%) rkt
6 1 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Quality Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) NHS
6 1 (8.33%) Intranet
6 1 (8.33%) Nagios
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office

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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) FileNet
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Quality Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Team Concert
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Military
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) React
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) BCP
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) etcd
1 1 (8.33%) flannel
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) rkt
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Nintex
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware