The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Welsh Language
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 640 642
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2  
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the General category 0.027% 0.025% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £311 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.18% +24.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £400 £323
% change year-on-year -22.18% +24.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Welsh Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18347 19840 22215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.14% 36.79% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12018 13224 14235
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 471 538
Median hourly rate £26.20 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £11.00 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.35 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Welsh Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Welsh Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Welsh Language.

Contractor daily rate trend for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Welsh Language over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 3 £310 -11.42%
South East - 3 £310 -
Hampshire - 3 £310 -
Southampton - 3 £310 -
Wales -4 2 £394 -7.35%
Cardiff -2 1 £475 +11.76%
South Wales -2 1 £475 +11.76%
Gwynedd - 1 £313 -
North Wales - 1 £313 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) W3C
4 1 (14.29%) WCAG
4 1 (14.29%) HL7
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

Welsh Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Change Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Business Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Change Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
1 1 (14.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle