Period
to 6 December 2019

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

Decision-Making
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 105 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 -35 -8
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 43 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.13% 0.84% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 0.98% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 19
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £635 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +41.11% -1.10%
10th Percentile £363 £329 £312
90th Percentile £575 £715 £491
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.51 £22.79 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.30% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.62 £44.00 £31.99
% change year-on-year +3.68% +37.56% +18.73%

Decision-Making 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 1,759 1,535 1,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.04% 86.28% 87.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,173 981 756
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £290
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 49 19
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +63.64% -28.57%
10th Percentile £16.18 £25.96 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.60 £40.75
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.52 £34.50
% change year-on-year +1.17% +20.33% +7.81%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Wiltshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Wiltshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Wiltshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Wiltshire

Decision-Making
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 Decision-Making within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Swindon +16 17 £443 -34.44% 1
Corsham -4 10 £375 -41.86% 1
Salisbury - 7 £504 - 1
Chippenham - 2 - - 2
Malmesbury - 2 - -
Decision-Making
South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) Azure
4 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
4 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 11 (25.58%) Migration
5 11 (25.58%) SAP
6 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.60%) Data Strategy
6 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (16.28%) Power BI
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
7 7 (16.28%) Power Platform
7 7 (16.28%) Architecture Roadmap
7 7 (16.28%) Windows
7 7 (16.28%) VMware
7 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) Analytics
7 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (13.95%) ITIL
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.63%) Project Management
9 5 (11.63%) C
9 5 (11.63%) Service Management
9 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management

Decision-Making
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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Power Platform
3 4 (9.30%) AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365
4 3 (6.98%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DHCP
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Power BI
2 3 (6.98%) BigQuery
2 3 (6.98%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Military
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Wintel Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Assistant Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Change Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Lead
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Service Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.33%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
1 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (18.60%) Data Strategy
3 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 7 (16.28%) Architecture Roadmap
4 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.63%) NsoIT
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Qualitative Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Python
2 3 (6.98%) R
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBA
3 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) MCP
4 4 (9.30%) MCSA
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.30%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) vCenter Server
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) SAP
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) Tableau
5 4 (9.30%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Google
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) Intel
8 1 (2.33%) Atlassian