Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for PSD2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PSD2 over the 6 months to 20 August 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.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing PSD2 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 1.04% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.57% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Swindon median daily rate £501 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.00% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £501 £550 -
% change year-on-year -9.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

PSD2 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 70 91 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.12% 13.58% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 87
Swindon median daily rate £450 £438 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +10.48% -6.82%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £253
90th Percentile £663 £575 £543
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £46.46
% change year-on-year +18.42% -18.21% +204.67%

PSD2
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing PSD2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for PSD2 in Swindon

PSD2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PSD2 in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for PSD2 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PSD2 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 PSD2.

1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking

PSD2
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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Payments Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS