Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 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.

Customer Requirements
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 82 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 12 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.69% 0.49% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.56% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.37% +19.33% -
10th Percentile £284 £415 £304
90th Percentile £506 £482 £625
South West median daily rate £375 £468 £375
% change year-on-year -19.79% +24.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £58.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +38.24% - +0.09%

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 1,503 1,068 1,083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.53% 86.97% 83.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 715 770
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £256
90th Percentile £625 £589 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 19 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.71% -5.41% +13.85%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.68 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +19.08% +18.24% -22.11%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -12 5 £325 - 6
Salisbury - 2 - - 1
Warminster - 2 - - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £450 -
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 4 (33.33%) Skype
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) McAfee
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) MSI
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Mobility Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) MSI Packager
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
5 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) MCDST
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) VMware