Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Customer Requirements
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 101 89
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -13
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 31 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.59% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.66% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -22.62% +1.82%
10th Percentile £273 £313 £408
90th Percentile £600 £434 £476
South West median daily rate £450 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -

Customer Requirements 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 1,699 1,367 1,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.95% 87.07% 88.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,105 879 715
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £309 £307 £283
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +0.67%
10th Percentile £23.75 £17.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.13% +18.66% -

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Wiltshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Wiltshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Wiltshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Requirements in Wiltshire

Customer Requirements
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 Customer Requirements within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Corsham - 15 £513 - 2
Swindon -1 9 £410 +26.15%
Salisbury +5 4 £260 - 2
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Customer Requirements.

1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 16 (51.61%) ITIL
4 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (41.94%) TDD
5 13 (41.94%) BDD
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 13 (41.94%) NetIQ
5 13 (41.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 13 (41.94%) Identity Management
5 13 (41.94%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) JIRA
7 10 (32.26%) Service Design
8 9 (29.03%) SailPoint
8 9 (29.03%) ForgeRock
8 9 (29.03%) Workflow
8 9 (29.03%) Military
9 8 (25.81%) AWS
9 8 (25.81%) Kanban
9 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.81%) User Experience
9 8 (25.81%) User Stories
9 8 (25.81%) Minimum Viable Product
9 8 (25.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 7 (22.58%) Public Sector
10 7 (22.58%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Customer Requirements
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 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Azure
3 3 (9.68%) GCP
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DMZ
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) Power BI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Military
2 7 (22.58%) Public Sector
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
4 4 (12.90%) Retail
5 3 (9.68%) Automotive
6 1 (3.23%) Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Strategy Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) SailPoint
2 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 5 (16.13%) OAuth
2 5 (16.13%) OpenID
2 5 (16.13%) SAML
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
3 3 (9.68%) Debian
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (41.94%) BDD
4 13 (41.94%) Identity Access Management
4 13 (41.94%) Identity Management
4 13 (41.94%) TDD
5 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
6 10 (32.26%) Service Design
7 9 (29.03%) Workflow
8 8 (25.81%) Kanban
8 8 (25.81%) Minimum Viable Product
8 8 (25.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 8 (25.81%) User Stories
9 7 (22.58%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 6 (19.35%) ITSM
10 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Validation
11 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) IIBA
3 6 (19.35%) ISEB
4 3 (9.68%) CISM
4 3 (9.68%) CISSP
4 3 (9.68%) RHCE
5 2 (6.45%) CISA
5 2 (6.45%) CRISC
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.23%) CISMP
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) NCSC
1 1 (3.23%) RMADS
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) NDS
3 5 (16.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 3 (9.68%) Docker
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) NetIQ
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) ForgeRock
3 6 (19.35%) Remedy
4 5 (16.13%) McAfee
5 4 (12.90%) F5
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) Novell
5 4 (12.90%) Ping Identity
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) Google
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
7 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) Intel
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) SAP