Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 +17
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 25 35 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 3.12% 2.37% 2.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.68% 7.85% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 32
Median daily rate £400 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £363 £322 £308
90th Percentile £625 £550 £425
UK median daily rate £425 £433 £400
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £10.54 -
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £16.50 £18.79
% change year-on-year +87.88% -12.19% +26.53%

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 214 446 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.72% 30.20% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 303 287
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £176 £208 £200
90th Percentile £588 £625 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.07 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.06% -53.11% +25.65%
10th Percentile £11.37 £8.83 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.39 £85.42
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +39.02% -6.82% +10.58%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Wales.

Daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in Wales over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Wales

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Wales.

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 3 June 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 +7 22 £400 -20.00% 3
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Architectural Design
2 10 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (36.00%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) EMC
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) Xilinx
5 7 (28.00%) Requirements Management
5 7 (28.00%) VHDL
5 7 (28.00%) FPGA Design
5 7 (28.00%) Time Management
5 7 (28.00%) Altera
5 7 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (20.00%) Data Development
6 5 (20.00%) Validation
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) CCNA
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (16.00%) C
7 4 (16.00%) SAP
7 4 (16.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.00%) SuccessFactors

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) OrCAD
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) ISDN
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) IPsec
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) SNMP
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (4.00%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Test and Validation Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Field Support Technician
4 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Telephony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) VHDL
3 5 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (12.00%) CPLD
5 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (4.00%) IVR
6 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Architectural Design
2 9 (36.00%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (28.00%) FPGA Design
3 7 (28.00%) Requirements Management
3 7 (28.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Data Development
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) Network Management
6 3 (12.00%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Office Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Project Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (8.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (12.00%) DBS Check
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) EMC
2 7 (28.00%) Altera
2 7 (28.00%) Xilinx
3 4 (16.00%) Concur
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) VMware