Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Customer Requirements
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 60 40
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 -7
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 13 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.62% 0.92% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.09% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Devon median daily rate £421 £468 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.95% +48.41% -21.25%
10th Percentile £393 £410 £158
90th Percentile £605 £526 £323
South West median daily rate £388 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -8.82% +16.44% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -26.67% -23.76%

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 423 552 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.28% 84.40% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 359 208
Devon median daily rate £385 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.42% +2.57%
10th Percentile £281 £268 £214
90th Percentile £538 £525 £482
South West median daily rate £413 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 27
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -12.50% +142.42%
10th Percentile £9.82 £11.62 £13.90
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.13 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Devon

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Customer Requirements in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Devon

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Devon over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Devon

Customer Requirements
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 10 £421 -9.95% 2
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) Legal
1 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (53.85%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Puppet
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) SAS
5 1 (7.69%) SMS
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

Customer Requirements
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
General
1 7 (53.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Category Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Security Assurance Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Pandas
1 1 (7.69%) scikit-learn
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Data Science
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CESG Certified Professional
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CISM
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
1 3 (23.08%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) VMware