Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for IFRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing IFRS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.082% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £538 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +10.82% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

IFRS 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 187 154 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.30% 10.95% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 118 134
Wales median daily rate £393 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +16.44% -2.67%
10th Percentile £169 £259 £240
90th Percentile £550 £613 £530
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
Wales median hourly rate £29.00 £47.50 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.95% +219.70% -17.46%
10th Percentile £15.02 £28.15 £9.45
90th Percentile £48.08 £65.65 £40.90
UK median hourly rate £20.60 £22.67 £22.50
% change year-on-year -9.12% +0.74% +12.50%

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in Wales

IFRS
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 IFRS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
South Wales - 1 - -
IFRS
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IFRS 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 IFRS.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

IFRS
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 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP