Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 34 63
Rank change year-on-year -25 +29 +19
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 39 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.80% 4.51% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 5.39% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 22
South Wales median daily rate £398 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +5.00% +16.36%
10th Percentile £321 £319 £181
90th Percentile £534 £590 £571
Wales median daily rate £398 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -5.36% -1.18% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
South Wales median hourly rate £29.25 £108.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.92% - -
Wales median hourly rate £29.25 £108.00 £17.68
% change year-on-year -72.92% +511.03% -

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 1,215 872 944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.16% 83.69% 85.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 585 678
South Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £287 £202 £186
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 43
South Wales median hourly rate £21.18 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.49% +94.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.09 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £77.50 £61.00
Wales median hourly rate £18.19 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -48.04% +94.44% +15.20%

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 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 January 2019. 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 -17 26 £395 -5.95% 16
Newport -14 10 £513 +32.26% 5
Mentoring
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 30 (76.92%) Coaching
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (56.41%) SQL
4 21 (53.85%) .NET
5 19 (48.72%) Unit Testing
6 18 (46.15%) NUnit
6 18 (46.15%) MSTest
6 18 (46.15%) MVC
6 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 17 (43.59%) OOP
7 17 (43.59%) RDBMS
8 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
8 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (41.03%) Entity Framework
8 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
9 15 (38.46%) LINQ
9 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
10 14 (35.90%) Apple iOS
10 14 (35.90%) Android
10 14 (35.90%) Xamarin
10 14 (35.90%) Android Development
10 14 (35.90%) iOS Development
11 10 (25.64%) Scrum
11 10 (25.64%) XAML
11 10 (25.64%) Windows
11 10 (25.64%) Java
11 10 (25.64%) WPF
12 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
13 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development

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 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 2 (5.13%) Mule
3 2 (5.13%) WildFly
4 1 (2.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 17 (43.59%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Event Store
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MSTest
1 18 (46.15%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) Artifactory
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
5 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (2.56%) Gradle
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Lead Developer
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Xamarin Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Lead Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Coach
6 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Entity Framework
3 15 (38.46%) LINQ
4 10 (25.64%) WPF
5 5 (12.82%) J2EE
6 3 (7.69%) Middleware
6 3 (7.69%) REST
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) EJB
7 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.13%) iBATIS
7 2 (5.13%) J2SE
7 2 (5.13%) Java SE
7 2 (5.13%) JavaBeans
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
7 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) NHS
3 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Android
1 14 (35.90%) Apple iOS
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Coaching
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Unit Testing
4 18 (46.15%) MVC
5 17 (43.59%) OOP
6 14 (35.90%) Android Development
6 14 (35.90%) iOS Development
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
8 7 (17.95%) DevOps
8 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (15.38%) Kanban
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.69%) Decision-Making
11 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (7.69%) Due Diligence
11 3 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) XAML
3 4 (10.26%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Java 8
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software