Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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.

Academic Degree
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 59 34
Rank change year-on-year +28 -25 +18
Contract jobs citing Degree 70 30 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.48% 2.32% 4.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.52% 6.10% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 49
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £339 £275 £255
90th Percentile £522 £590 £541
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 - £39.00
10th Percentile £26.25 - £33.95
90th Percentile £36.75 - £46.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £44.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -15.73% +14.10% +4.00%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 451 492 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.32% 37.99% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 353 332
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £230
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £41.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +7.19% +125.00%
10th Percentile £20.95 £23.45 £13.90
90th Percentile £39.25 £47.50 £45.93
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
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 Degree within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Swindon +14 33 £420 +10.16% 5
Corsham +14 18 £475 -
Devizes - 2 £241 -
Salisbury -6 1 £395 -13.90%
Warminster - 1 £260 -
Chippenham - 1 - - 2
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 35 (50.00%) Project Management
2 33 (47.14%) Finance
2 33 (47.14%) Security Cleared
3 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 25 (35.71%) ITIL
6 22 (31.43%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (31.43%) Management Information System
7 20 (28.57%) Programme Management
8 19 (27.14%) Scrum
8 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (25.71%) DV Cleared
9 18 (25.71%) Release Management
9 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
10 17 (24.29%) Telecoms
10 17 (24.29%) PRINCE2
10 17 (24.29%) Marketing
10 17 (24.29%) DevOps
11 16 (22.86%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (22.86%) SAP
11 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (22.86%) Electronics
12 14 (20.00%) Change Management
12 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
14 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
14 11 (15.71%) Service Management
15 10 (14.29%) Problem Management
15 10 (14.29%) Migration

Degree
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 8 (11.43%) CMS
1 8 (11.43%) Confluence
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.43%) InDesign
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SystmOne
2 1 (1.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle iSupplier
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Intranet
2 2 (2.86%) SMS
2 2 (2.86%) WebEx
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) Modbus
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.86%) Firebird
1 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.86%) Ant
3 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) ERwin
4 1 (1.43%) JBehave
4 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (47.14%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
3 17 (24.29%) Marketing
3 17 (24.29%) Telecoms
4 16 (22.86%) Electronics
5 9 (12.86%) Military
6 5 (7.14%) Legal
7 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
7 3 (4.29%) Banking
8 2 (2.86%) Automotive
9 1 (1.43%) Billing
9 1 (1.43%) Publishing
9 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Configuration Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Incident Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Architect
3 7 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Business Architect
6 3 (4.29%) DBA
6 3 (4.29%) Designer
6 3 (4.29%) IT Trainer
6 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Trainer
6 3 (4.29%) User Researcher
7 2 (2.86%) Digital User Researcher
7 2 (2.86%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) HTML
1 3 (4.29%) REST
1 3 (4.29%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) CSS
2 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.86%) Spring
2 2 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (31.43%) Management Information System
3 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) User Experience
5 5 (7.14%) PMI
6 4 (5.71%) NHS
7 3 (4.29%) Replication
8 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Project Management
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) ITIL
4 20 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 19 (27.14%) Scrum
6 18 (25.71%) Release Management
7 17 (24.29%) DevOps
7 17 (24.29%) PRINCE2
8 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (22.86%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (20.00%) Change Management
9 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
11 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
11 11 (15.71%) Service Management
12 10 (14.29%) Migration
12 10 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 8 (11.43%) Analytical Thinking
13 8 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (11.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) C#
2 2 (2.86%) CQL
2 2 (2.86%) Delphi
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) R
3 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (47.14%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (25.71%) DV Cleared
4 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 6 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (5.71%) Master's Degree
9 3 (4.29%) PMP
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.86%) CCNA
10 2 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.86%) CITP
10 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (1.43%) ISEB
11 1 (1.43%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) HL7
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) SAP
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) WSO2
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards