Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Author was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Author
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs requiring an Author 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.39% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% +49.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1203 1208 1437
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 94.67% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 848 963
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £267 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +52.48% +16.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.20 £11.93
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +22.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured Author in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Author in Wiltshire

Author
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Author in Wiltshire

Author
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Author in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Author in Wiltshire

Author
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 5 £388 -
Author
South West

Author Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Author in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management

Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft