Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for BrowserStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BrowserStack over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

BrowserStack
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 85 114
Rank change year-on-year -4 +29 -2
Contract jobs citing BrowserStack 2 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.17% 1.17% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.19% 8.21% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Wales median daily rate - £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -3.18%
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BrowserStack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 168 195 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.56% 14.30% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 123 73
Wales median daily rate £475 £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.00%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £263
90th Percentile £580 £613 £450
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +3.33% +8.43% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £19.81 £17.88 £21.64
% change year-on-year +10.84% -17.40% +21.92%

BrowserStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for BrowserStack in Wales

BrowserStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BrowserStack in Wales

BrowserStack
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BrowserStack within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
West Wales -11 2 - -
BrowserStack
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BrowserStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for BrowserStack.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Dropwizard

BrowserStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA