Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 +20
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 28 33 60
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 4.89% 2.99% 3.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.73% 11.62% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +7.38%
10th Percentile £110 £363 £227
90th Percentile £400 £574 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £23.20 - £10.54
10th Percentile £21.25 - £9.06
90th Percentile £27.60 - £18.25
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% +3.27%

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 204 284 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.60% 25.77% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 201 352
Median daily rate £397 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £140 £175 £227
90th Percentile £553 £575 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £455 £475
% change year-on-year +4.40% -4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.18 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +18.03% -45.83%
10th Percentile £10.57 £11.37 £11.59
90th Percentile £26.49 £38.75 £30.54
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.56% +12.50% -

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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 +22 26 £350 -12.50% 17
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (32.14%) Altera
5 9 (32.14%) Time Management
5 9 (32.14%) VHDL
5 9 (32.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (32.14%) Xilinx
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) FPGA Design
5 9 (32.14%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (32.14%) Architectural Design
6 8 (28.57%) Office 365
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (28.57%) MCP
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) WCF
8 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
8 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 4 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 4 (14.29%) JBoss
8 4 (14.29%) PaaS

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 4 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Couchbase
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
1 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) SonarQube
2 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Desktop Support
1 9 (32.14%) FPGA Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Electronics Technician
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (14.29%) REST
1 4 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) CSS3
2 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) HTML5
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (32.14%) VHDL
3 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Architectural Design
1 9 (32.14%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (32.14%) FPGA Design
1 9 (32.14%) Time Management
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Scrum
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Technology Roadmap
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (3.57%) Data Development
6 1 (3.57%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
1 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 8 (28.57%) MCP
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Altera
2 9 (32.14%) Xilinx