The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 64 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.70% 1.67% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.20% 7.48% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £400 £264 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £374 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £303
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -5.35%
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
119 107 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.60% 22.34% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 72 67
Average daily rate £380 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £234 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 21
Average hourly rate £40.50 £24.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.30% -33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Statistics
South West

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 2 £425 +1.19% 1
Chippenham - - - - 1
Corsham - - - - 1
Statistics
South West

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) UAG
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook