The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing APACS 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
191 111 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.56% 21.81% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 78 113
Average daily rate £438 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £221 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £499 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 13
Average hourly rate £40.75 £21.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.53% -48.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.71 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APACS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

APACS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

APACS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

APACS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing APACS 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 APACS.

1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing APACS 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 APACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation