The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 37 42
Contract jobs citing WFM 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.34% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £271 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-45.75% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 221 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.51% 74.92% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 166 222
Average daily rate £440 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.55 £18.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £16.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £22.50 £92.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WFM across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WFM across the Swindon region.

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

WFM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WFM.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Genesys
1 4 (100.00%) Empirix
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Verint

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Genesys
1 4 (100.00%) Empirix
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) Verint