Period
to 17 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 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.

Self-Motivation
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 76 81
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 +21
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 61 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.63% 1.85% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.98% 6.28% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 10
Wales median daily rate £400 £373 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -10.24% +3.75%
10th Percentile £227 £215 £339
90th Percentile £538 £438 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £415 £380
% change year-on-year +2.41% +9.21% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Wales median hourly rate £10.54 £23.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.17% +39.39% -49.23%
10th Percentile £9.06 £22.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £18.25 £23.50 £17.25
UK median hourly rate £18.28 £17.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year +4.88% +20.21% -9.38%

Self-Motivation is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 509 382 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.26% 29.41% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 245 306
Wales median daily rate £418 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £227 £149 £158
90th Percentile £588 £521 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 18
Wales median hourly rate £18.00 £31.89 £19.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.56% +63.10% -4.62%
10th Percentile £11.81 £14.85 £14.58
90th Percentile £38.99 £56.40 £35.63
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.75% +3.28% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Wales over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +19 61 £400 +6.67% 16
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Self-Motivation 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 Self-Motivation.

1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) .NET
4 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
5 16 (26.23%) Finance
6 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.95%) HTML
7 14 (22.95%) CSS
7 14 (22.95%) UML
7 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
8 13 (21.31%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (21.31%) OO
8 13 (21.31%) C#
8 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (16.39%) Scrum
9 10 (16.39%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (14.75%) jQuery
10 9 (14.75%) Ajax
10 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL
11 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.48%) Service Management
12 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (11.48%) IBM
12 7 (11.48%) Requirements Management
12 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
12 7 (11.48%) Test Automation

Self-Motivation
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 3 (4.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.20%) VoIP
3 4 (6.56%) SNMP
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
4 3 (4.92%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) SAN
4 3 (4.92%) Skype
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.28%) HTTP
5 2 (3.28%) IPsec
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) Intranet
6 1 (1.64%) ISDN
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) GCC
4 2 (3.28%) Rational Quality Manager
4 2 (3.28%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Military
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) User Researcher
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) CSS
2 14 (22.95%) HTML
3 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
3 9 (14.75%) Ajax
3 9 (14.75%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
4 3 (4.92%) RESTful
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
5 2 (3.28%) Java EE
5 2 (3.28%) JPA
5 2 (3.28%) POSIX
5 2 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) AS400
4 3 (4.92%) W3C
5 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (1.64%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.64%) VHDL
6 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) UML
4 13 (21.31%) OO
4 13 (21.31%) OOA/OOD
4 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (16.39%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (16.39%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Requirements Management
7 7 (11.48%) Service Management
7 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
8 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (6.56%) Coaching
10 4 (6.56%) IT Governance
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.31%) C#
3 6 (9.84%) C
4 4 (6.56%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) MCP
4 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) CISA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISM
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
3 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) IBM
3 5 (8.20%) OutSystems
4 4 (6.56%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) Aruba
5 2 (3.28%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.64%) Altera
6 1 (1.64%) Charles River
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) Facebook
6 1 (1.64%) Intel
6 1 (1.64%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.64%) Meraki
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) Veeam
6 1 (1.64%) Zerto