Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Rackspace.

Rackspace
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 105
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median daily rate - - £311
Wales median daily rate - - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Rackspace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 416 445 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 44.16% 39.91% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 300 418
South Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £206 £213
90th Percentile £500 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 25
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.43
90th Percentile £24.42 £61.25 £31.60
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +8.28%

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in South Wales

Rackspace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rackspace in South Wales