Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for B2B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited B2B over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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.

Business-to-Business (B2B)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 88 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.076% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.093% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £385 - £550
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £563
% change year-on-year +2.94% -39.56% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £12.00 -

B2B 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1054 1077 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.14% 81.96% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 767 824
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £290 £257 £252
90th Percentile £595 £582 £542
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 33
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.24% +23.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £13.83
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.20
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing B2B as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Wiltshire

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing B2B in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for B2B in Wiltshire

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2B in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2B in Wiltshire

B2B
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 B2B within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Malmesbury - 2 £348 -
Swindon - 1 £450 -
B2B
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing B2B 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift

B2B
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian