Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Technical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 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.

Technical Analysis
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - +120
Contract jobs citing Technical Analysis 13 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.77% 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Wales median daily rate £500 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
UK median daily rate £588 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +6.82% +10.00% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Wales median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £34.44
% change year-on-year -4.88% +19.06% -18.97%

Technical Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,476 989 1,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.91% 83.81% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,031 659 836
Wales median daily rate £420 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% -3.13% +12.36%
10th Percentile £288 £177 £210
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 52
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.53
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.98 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +2.22% +2.27%

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in Wales

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analysis in Wales

Technical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analysis in Wales

Technical Analysis
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 Technical Analysis within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
West Wales - 9 £475 -
South Wales -23 4 £513 +223.34%
Technical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analysis 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 Technical Analysis.

1 12 (92.31%) CA
1 12 (92.31%) CA Gen
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
3 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) AIX
6 3 (23.08%) C
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Korn
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) ETL

Technical Analysis
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 (7.69%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) CA Gen
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) CA Gen Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Talend Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Korn
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) CA
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Talend