Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for PSD2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PSD2 over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 81 88
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7 -
Contract jobs citing PSD2 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.72% 0.64% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.81% 4.35% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £700 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £507 £438 £550
90th Percentile £748 £601 £600
South West median daily rate £700 £550 £575
% change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

PSD2 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 191 184 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 10.58% 14.79% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 141 218
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +21.62% -5.73%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £212
90th Percentile £638 £613 £575
South West median daily rate £440 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +7.32% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -3.66% +1.23%
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% -6.75%

PSD2
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing PSD2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for PSD2 in Wiltshire

PSD2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PSD2 in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PSD2 in Wiltshire

PSD2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PSD2 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PSD2 in Wiltshire

PSD2
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 PSD2 within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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 -6 12 £700 +27.27%
PSD2
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PSD2 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 PSD2.

1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) OAuth
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) OpenID
2 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Docker
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
3 4 (30.77%) Apigee
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) DataPower
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) GitHub
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS

PSD2
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 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
2 4 (30.77%) Apigee
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Java Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Payments Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
1 5 (38.46%) OAuth
1 5 (38.46%) OpenID
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) RAML
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Microservices
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) F5
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2