Period
to 18 September 2018

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

Mentorship
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 32 72
Rank change year-on-year -24 +40 +20
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 44 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.30% 4.87% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 5.69% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 7
South Wales median daily rate £403 £386 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% -0.32% +3.33%
10th Percentile £306 £188 £351
90th Percentile £588 £569 £530
Wales median daily rate £444 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -1.39% +9.76% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £23.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.45% - -
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £23.14 -
% change year-on-year -18.45% - -

Mentoring 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 1,187 809 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.11% 85.70% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 576 553
South Wales median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £192 £213
90th Percentile £566 £538 £525
Wales median daily rate £413 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +6.45% - +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 51 38
South Wales median hourly rate £13.52 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.93% +58.73% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £34.73 £58.75 £64.75
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -48.00% +72.41% +3.57%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in South Wales

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in South Wales

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in South Wales

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in South Wales

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Newport -5 22 £400 -11.11% 2
Cardiff -25 17 £395 +11.27% 23
Mentoring
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) Coaching
3 17 (38.64%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) Java
5 10 (22.73%) DevOps
5 10 (22.73%) .NET
6 9 (20.45%) C#
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.45%) Degree
6 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
6 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) SQL
7 8 (18.18%) Python
8 7 (15.91%) Apache
8 7 (15.91%) Unix
8 7 (15.91%) Linux
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
9 6 (13.64%) Ansible
9 6 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (13.64%) Decision-Making
9 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.64%) JIRA
9 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
9 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
9 6 (13.64%) Scala
9 6 (13.64%) JBoss
9 6 (13.64%) HTTP

Mentoring
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 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) JBoss
3 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.09%) Mule
4 4 (9.09%) WildFly
5 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.27%) FileNet
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) npm
2 3 (6.82%) NuGet
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Event Store
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
4 1 (2.27%) Impala
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) JIRA
4 5 (11.36%) Artifactory
4 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (9.09%) SonarQube
5 4 (9.09%) Subversion
5 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.82%) Rational Team Concert
7 2 (4.55%) GitLab
7 2 (4.55%) MSTest
7 2 (4.55%) NUnit
7 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.27%) Ant
8 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.27%) Gatling
8 1 (2.27%) Gradle
8 1 (2.27%) Maven
8 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.64%) Legal
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Coach
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) User Researcher
6 2 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) Middleware
3 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) Aurelia
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
4 3 (6.82%) Play Framework
4 3 (6.82%) REST
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.55%) React
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.27%) Dropwizard
6 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) LINQ
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Blog
2 1 (2.27%) Fintech
2 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) Coaching
3 17 (38.64%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) DevOps
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (13.64%) Decision-Making
7 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.36%) Kanban
9 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.82%) A/B Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Android Development
10 3 (6.82%) Due Diligence
10 3 (6.82%) Microservices
10 3 (6.82%) Web Development
11 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) Python
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 6 (13.64%) Scala
4 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) Java 8
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.27%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Nintex
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau