Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - -
Contract jobs citing PSD2 10 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.14% 1.14% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.90% 6.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Swindon median daily rate £600 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £550 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
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 84 118 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.55% 16.81% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 101
Swindon median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £241
90th Percentile £688 £613 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £363
% change year-on-year +5.56% +24.14% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +13.92% -8.14% +6.17%

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

PSD2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PSD2 in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PSD2 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) OpenShift
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Apigee
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) OAuth
3 3 (30.00%) OpenID
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) GitHub
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) DataPower
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Docker
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (30.00%) Apigee
3 2 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Payments Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Payments Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) OAuth
1 3 (30.00%) OpenID
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) RAML
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) WSO2