Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Micro Focus over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Micro Focus.

Micro Focus
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Micro Focus 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.01% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Micro Focus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 525 608 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 40.89% 45.54% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 372 378
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £222
90th Percentile £575 £585 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +63.04% +20.86%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.70 £16.30
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.70 £47.09
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.43% +48.94% +16.42%

Micro Focus
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Micro Focus in Wiltshire

Micro Focus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Micro Focus in Wiltshire

Micro Focus
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 Micro Focus within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 - 11 - -
Corsham - 2 - -
Micro Focus
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Novell
2 7 (53.85%) ZENworks
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (53.85%) Android
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (53.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) XSD
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) CA
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) JMeter
4 3 (23.08%) CA Service Virtualization

Micro Focus
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 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JMeter
1 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Test Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) DataPower
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Android
2 7 (53.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
1 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) ZENworks
2 3 (23.08%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
1 7 (53.85%) Novell
2 3 (23.08%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) NetIQ
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk