Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 41 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.41% 3.72% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 21.01% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 19
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% -27.32%
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £450 £381
% change year-on-year - +18.03% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Swindon median hourly rate - £55.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +400.00% -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +400.00% -

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 119 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.91% 17.71% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 88 149
Swindon median daily rate £444 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £260
90th Percentile £536 £545 £501
Wiltshire median daily rate £470 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +11.90% +12.00% -3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Swindon median hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +340.00% -3.85%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +67.39% +31.43%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Swindon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Swindon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Swindon over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Swindon

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Swindon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Self-Awareness
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Management
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (12.50%) MCDST
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
4 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Self-Awareness
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) IIBA
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) MBA
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec