Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 2017 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 19 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.81% 3.96% 2.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.43% 17.20% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 17
Swindon median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £130
90th Percentile £650 £705 £623
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.23% +35.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Swindon median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -75.56% +12.50%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +400.00% -75.56% +5.88%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 109 157 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 16.10% 23.02% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 115 120
Swindon median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +4.92%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £512 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Swindon median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.36% +27.87% -47.86%
10th Percentile £16.95 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £53.05 £31.25 £30.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year +40.00% +94.69% -59.64%

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 28 July 2017.

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 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Ant
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) Apache
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree

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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (5.26%) InDesign
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Ant
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) JBehave
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Cassandra DBA
2 2 (10.53%) DBA
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Sales Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Marketing Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Sales Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Information Officer
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) Django
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) Qt
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) CQL
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (5.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
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