Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Mobile First skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile First over the 6 months to 22 September 2020 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.

Mobile First
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -27
Contract jobs citing Mobile First 2 0 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Wales 0.53% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £375
Wales median daily rate £450 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Mobile First 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 292 894 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 77.66% 82.47% 89.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 623 899
Median daily rate £440 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £188 £263 £288
90th Percentile £625 £605 £563
Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 38
Median hourly rate £21.80 £21.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +61.54% -43.65%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.75 £33.60
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.88 £13.00
% change year-on-year +0.60% +52.92% -45.83%

Mobile First
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Mobile First as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile First in South Wales

Mobile First
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mobile First in South Wales.

Daily rate trend for Mobile First in South Wales

Mobile First
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 Mobile First within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 September 2020. 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 - 2 £450 -
Mobile First
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile First 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 Mobile First.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (100.00%) React

Mobile First
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle