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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 39 40 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.44% 3.38% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.78% 8.37% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 11
Median daily rate £446 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £335 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £665 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.40% +26.18%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 225 263 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 35.16% 40.40% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 180 152
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £519 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 16 £463 -5.12% 8
Salisbury +7 3 £415 -41.95%
Corsham - 1 £450 -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (25.00%) Project Management
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
3 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.58%) Physics
5 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (12.50%) Smart Meter
6 6 (12.50%) Spring
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) CMS
7 5 (10.42%) Validation
7 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
7 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
7 5 (10.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (10.42%) Maven
7 5 (10.42%) Content Management
7 5 (10.42%) Subversion
7 5 (10.42%) Java
7 5 (10.42%) Oracle
7 5 (10.42%) Ant
7 5 (10.42%) Apache
7 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
7 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) User Experience

Degree
Top Related 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 (10.42%) Apache
1 5 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) ATM
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) MPLS
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
1 1 (2.08%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Ant
1 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.42%) Maven
1 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) JBehave
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
3 2 (4.17%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Designer
3 5 (10.42%) Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.42%) UX Designer
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer in Test
5 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Information Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Sales Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Spring
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Qt
4 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 5 (10.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.42%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) CESG
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 2 (4.17%) RIA
6 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Project Management
2 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Physics
5 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) Content Management
6 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.42%) Validation
7 4 (8.33%) Data Management
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Project Governance
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Computer Security
9 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) APMP
4 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (2.08%) AAT
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
6 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.08%) MBA
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) GxP
1 2 (4.17%) P3O
1 2 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Nortel
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) Sun
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