Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Decision-Making
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 77 69
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 +21
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 37 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.65% 1.71% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 1.93% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 10
Wales median daily rate £300 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +1.27% +31.67%
10th Percentile £136 £298 £262
90th Percentile £433 £540 £477
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Wales median hourly rate £42.00 £18.87 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.58% +61.01% -
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £24.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year +69.79% +69.01% -23.24%

Decision-Making 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,161 1,292 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.05% 88.55% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 944 717
Wales median daily rate £426 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.78% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £263 £285 £180
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 42 75
Wales median hourly rate £19.18 £14.23 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.76% -46.29% +42.76%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.17 £13.30
90th Percentile £45.30 £39.53 £70.50
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £24.77
% change year-on-year +16.67% -15.22% +5.40%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Wales over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Wales over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
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 Decision-Making within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
South Wales +30 37 £300 -25.00% 9
Decision-Making
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Wales region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) SAN
2 14 (37.84%) Service Management
3 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
3 12 (32.43%) Project Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) Statistics
4 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 7 (18.92%) Python
4 7 (18.92%) Data Science
4 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (16.22%) Cloudera
5 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
5 6 (16.22%) R
5 6 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (16.22%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (16.22%) Coaching
5 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) PMO
8 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) Change Control
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.11%) Finance

Decision-Making
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 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Graduate
3 6 (16.22%) Graduate Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Statistical Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) PMO Lead
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Business Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Statistical Researcher
6 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS3
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
1 1 (2.70%) LESS
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
1 1 (2.70%) PySpark
1 1 (2.70%) REST
1 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Service Management
2 12 (32.43%) Project Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) Data Science
3 7 (18.92%) Statistics
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Coaching
4 6 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
4 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.41%) Business Development
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) User Stories
9 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) R
3 3 (8.11%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) CCA
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) HND
6 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) COSHH
2 1 (2.70%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.70%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) DO-254
2 1 (2.70%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.70%) BT
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle