Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 14 July 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.

Disclosure Scotland
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5 -38
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 6 12 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 0.83% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.04% 9.76% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Median daily rate £600 £575 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +47.44% -2.50%
10th Percentile £538 £488 £348
90th Percentile £688 £670 £464
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £406
% change year-on-year -4.76% +29.23% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.77 £25.12 £28.00
% change year-on-year -29.26% -10.29% +13.15%

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 46 123 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.34% 8.31% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 88 127
Median daily rate £500 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £271 £274 £261
90th Percentile £643 £645 £530
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +4.48% +30.10%
10th Percentile £14.37 £16.43 £28.75
90th Percentile £42.55 £44.20 £38.65
Median hourly rate £22.72 £22.92 £22.40
% change year-on-year -0.87% +2.30% +12.00%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in Wales

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in Wales.

Daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Wales

Disclosure Scotland
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in Wales over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Disclosure Scotland in Wales

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in Wales.

Hourly rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Wales

Disclosure Scotland
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 Disclosure Scotland within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 July 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
South Wales +25 2 £588 +2.17%
Disclosure Scotland
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 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 Disclosure Scotland.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) DBS Check
2 5 (83.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (83.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (66.67%) Concur
3 4 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (50.00%) Architectural Design
5 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (33.33%) Accounts Receivable
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Security
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
5 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
5 2 (33.33%) Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) ABAP
6 1 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (16.67%) BAPI
6 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
6 1 (16.67%) SAP SD

Disclosure Scotland
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:

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (16.67%) BAPI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Architectural Design
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Accounts Receivable
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Security
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Accounts Payable
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (83.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) IFRS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Concur
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Ariba