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 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Degree 28 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.20% 4.86% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.77% 12.21% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 17
Median daily rate £495 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.23% -4.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  

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 260 262 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 39.04% 39.76% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 180 117
Median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.72% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

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 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Corsham +3 10 £560 - 4
Swindon -11 7 £400 +10.34% 10
Salisbury +5 3 £418 +4.37%
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
3 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
4 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 16 (31.37%) ITIL
6 15 (29.41%) Project Management
7 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
8 13 (25.49%) PMI Certification
8 13 (25.49%) Scrum
9 12 (23.53%) Migration
9 12 (23.53%) Chartered Engineer
9 12 (23.53%) CITP
9 12 (23.53%) MBCS
9 12 (23.53%) DevOps
9 12 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
10 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
10 11 (21.57%) PMP
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) Atlassian
11 10 (19.61%) Confluence
11 10 (19.61%) JIRA
11 10 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (19.61%) Bitbucket
12 9 (17.65%) Kanban
12 9 (17.65%) PMI
13 8 (15.69%) Service Management
14 7 (13.73%) VMware
14 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (19.61%) Confluence
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) ATM
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) MPLS
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.96%) GIS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Bitbucket
1 10 (19.61%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Ant
2 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) JBehave
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) ERwin
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Military
4 4 (7.84%) Electronics
4 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.88%) Legal
5 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.92%) Automotive
6 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Back Office
7 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Head of Delivery
3 6 (11.76%) Head of Design
4 5 (9.80%) Business Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Developer in Test
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) UX Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Information Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) CSS
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) Spring
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 2 (3.92%) Django
5 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.96%) Qt
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 9 (17.65%) PMI
4 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) NHS
5 3 (5.88%) Smart Meter
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
6 2 (3.92%) CESG
6 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) RIA
7 1 (1.96%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) ITIL
3 15 (29.41%) Project Management
4 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 12 (23.53%) DevOps
6 12 (23.53%) Migration
7 10 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (17.65%) Kanban
9 8 (15.69%) Service Management
10 6 (11.76%) SOA
11 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
12 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.84%) Network Design
12 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.84%) Zachman Framework
13 3 (5.88%) Content Management
13 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.80%) Java
3 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) CQL
5 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (25.49%) PMI Certification
4 12 (23.53%) Chartered Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) CITP
4 12 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 12 (23.53%) MBCS
5 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) PMP
6 7 (13.73%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (3.92%) CCNA
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.92%) Master's Degree
9 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (1.96%) CISSP
10 1 (1.96%) ISEB
10 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Ansible
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Atlassian
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Nortel
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
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