Period
to 19 July 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 19 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 57 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.94% 0.73% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.86% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Swindon median daily rate £488 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +27.06% -
10th Percentile £437 £500 £393
90th Percentile £625 £580 £645
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £540 £433
% change year-on-year -2.78% +24.86% +23.57%
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 534 581 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.44% 84.94% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 385 380
Swindon median daily rate £440 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £273 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Swindon median hourly rate £15.50 £15.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.15% -30.31% +33.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.40 £11.70
90th Percentile £42.30 £55.00 £43.18
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +76.39%

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 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Strategy in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT Strategy 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 IT Strategy.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) CQRS
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) CQRS
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee