Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 21 January 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - +64 -3
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.94% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Swindon median daily rate £731 - £225
10th Percentile £325 - £213
90th Percentile £991 - £238
Wiltshire median daily rate £875 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

IT Strategy 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 516 562 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 81.13% 84.13% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 404 521
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +4.43% -5.39%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £263
90th Percentile £623 £575 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -35.38% +68.83%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.93 £13.85
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.55 £78.10
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +2.67% +38.89%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Swindon

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Strategy in Swindon

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Strategy in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT Strategy 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 IT Strategy.

1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
3 1 (16.67%) IFRS
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) QA

IT Strategy
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) IFRS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow