Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 41 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +37 +10
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 40 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.85% 4.26% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 5.04% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 10
South Wales median daily rate £400 £386 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% -22.75% +37.93%
10th Percentile £306 £177 £323
90th Percentile £550 £534 £590
Wales median daily rate £400 £395 £475
% change year-on-year +1.27% -16.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.25% - -
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £17.68
% change year-on-year +51.25% +30.92% -

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 1,236 833 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.10% 84.40% 84.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 569 694
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £175 £218
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Wales median daily rate £418 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +8.94% -4.19% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 35 45
South Wales median hourly rate £16.57 £22.38 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.98% +6.57% +32.28%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.46
90th Percentile £42.00 £53.40 £63.40
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £22.38 £19.63
% change year-on-year -32.98% +14.04% +24.60%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -20 25 £398 +3.25% 26
Newport -15 11 £400 +14.29% 4
Mentoring
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 25 (62.50%) Coaching
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) .NET
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) MVC
5 15 (37.50%) NUnit
5 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 15 (37.50%) Android
5 15 (37.50%) MSTest
5 15 (37.50%) Android Development
5 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 14 (35.00%) iOS Development
6 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
6 14 (35.00%) Xamarin
6 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 14 (35.00%) OOP
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (32.50%) Degree
7 13 (32.50%) Entity Framework
8 12 (30.00%) LINQ
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) Java
10 10 (25.00%) Windows
10 10 (25.00%) XAML
10 10 (25.00%) Scrum
10 10 (25.00%) WPF
11 7 (17.50%) Unix
11 7 (17.50%) J2EE

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 6 (15.00%) Apache
1 6 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) FileNet
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) npm
1 1 (2.50%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
1 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Event Store
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MSTest
1 15 (37.50%) NUnit
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Coach
3 7 (17.50%) Lead Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Android Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (32.50%) Entity Framework
3 12 (30.00%) LINQ
4 10 (25.00%) WPF
5 7 (17.50%) J2EE
6 6 (15.00%) Middleware
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.50%) Aurelia
8 1 (2.50%) Dropwizard
8 1 (2.50%) HTML5
8 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.50%) Retrofit
8 1 (2.50%) RxJava
8 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Android
2 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) Unix
5 6 (15.00%) Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Coaching
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Android Development
3 15 (37.50%) MVC
3 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 14 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 14 (35.00%) OOP
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Coaching
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (15.00%) Decision-Making
7 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) Due Diligence
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) XAML
4 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Java 8
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Xamarin
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) SAP