Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 59 77
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 -29
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 24 54 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.82% 3.49% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.70% 12.62% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 9
Wales median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £213
90th Percentile £550 £475 £615
UK median daily rate £450 £415 £410
% change year-on-year +8.43% +1.16% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £24.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £18.79 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.19% +17.44% -3.03%

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 421 428 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.99% 27.67% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 305 197
Wales median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £144
90th Percentile £613 £575 £483
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 11 22
Wales median hourly rate £18.06 £18.87 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% -38.63% +54.23%
10th Percentile £10.40 £13.00 £13.77
90th Percentile £38.75 £24.50 £49.83
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76% +2.44%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -4 22 £450 +20.00% 15
West Wales -10 1 - - 3
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) UML
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (37.50%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 7 (29.17%) Architectural Design
7 6 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Military
10 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (12.50%) Unix
10 3 (12.50%) Project Delivery

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 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Azure
2 1 (4.17%) AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) ISDN
2 2 (8.33%) SNMP
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Rational Quality Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Military
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
1 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test and Validation Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Transition Manager
3 2 (8.33%) User Researcher
3 2 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
1 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.83%) Ajax
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
1 2 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) HPUX
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 10 (41.67%) UML
2 9 (37.50%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (29.17%) Architectural Design
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) Project Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Data Development
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C
4 2 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) WAI
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) vCloud
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) EMC
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Dell
2 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Intel
2 1 (4.17%) Kaspersky
2 1 (4.17%) Meraki
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) Sophos
2 1 (4.17%) Veeam
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Zerto