The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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.

Welsh Language
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.32% 0.53% -
As % of the General category 1.79% 2.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £394 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £400 £323
% change year-on-year -22.18% +24.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Welsh Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 112 137 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.15% 24.29% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 6
Median hourly rate £39.20 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.33% +53.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.85 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.25 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Welsh Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Welsh Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Welsh Language in Wales

Welsh Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Welsh Language in Wales

Welsh Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Welsh Language in Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Welsh Language in Wales

Welsh Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Welsh Language in Wales

Welsh Language
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 Welsh Language within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 1 £475 +11.76%
North Wales - 1 £313 -
Welsh Language
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Welsh Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB

Welsh Language
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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle