The median contractor rate for a Junior was £243 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 54 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.93% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £243 £145 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.24% -34.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £101 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £189 £261
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £11.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year +35.55% -28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 630 696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.74% 95.74% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 426 461
Median daily rate £410 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 21
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.55 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Wiltshire

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Wiltshire

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior in Wiltshire

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Wiltshire

Junior
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 Junior within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Salisbury +7 2 - -
Junior
South West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) PMO
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) Puppet
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) APMP
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Chemistry

Junior Skill Set
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 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Biology
3 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Chemistry
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) APMP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) GxP
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat