Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Compatibility Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 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.

Compatibility Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 80 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - -
Contract jobs citing Compatibility Testing 27 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.40% 0.094% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Compatibility Testing 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 1,626 858 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.21% 80.71% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,063 591 788
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £241
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 11 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +0.65%
10th Percentile £24.85 £13.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.75 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% -5.00%

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Compatibility Testing in Wiltshire

Compatibility Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Compatibility Testing in Wiltshire

Compatibility Testing
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 Compatibility Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Salisbury - 27 £425 -
Compatibility Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Compatibility Testing 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 27 (100.00%) ITIL
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 27 (100.00%) SCCM
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 27 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 24 (88.89%) DV Cleared
3 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (59.26%) Customer Engagement
3 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (59.26%) MSI
3 16 (59.26%) Service Management
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Mentoring
4 11 (40.74%) Application Virtualisation
4 11 (40.74%) Workload Management
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Citrix
4 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
4 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 11 (40.74%) Software Packaging
5 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (29.63%) Application Packaging
7 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.70%) Military

Compatibility Testing
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:

Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Applications Packager
2 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared Application Packager
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Application Packager
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
1 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
1 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) ITIL
1 27 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 16 (59.26%) Customer Engagement
2 16 (59.26%) Mentoring
2 16 (59.26%) Service Management
2 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Application Virtualisation
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
3 11 (40.74%) Workload Management
4 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (29.63%) Application Packaging
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (88.89%) DV Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Citrix
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft