The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 104 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.15% 22.41% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £230 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 21
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Chip and PIN
South West

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Chip and PIN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Chip and PIN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Chip and PIN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Chip and PIN across the Wiltshire region.

Chip and PIN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Chip and PIN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Apple
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) iPad
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (12.50%) EPoS

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Apple
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft