Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 79 90
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 -
Contract jobs citing PSD2 16 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.86% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.31% 3.73% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £700 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £558 £473 £550
90th Percentile £750 £575 £600
South West median daily rate £619 £550 £575
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 219 134 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.74% 12.19% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 103 170
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £202
90th Percentile £675 £688 £576
South West median daily rate £438 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -19.54%
10th Percentile £12.80 £26.60 £31.25
90th Percentile £45.75 £42.00 £39.90
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -6.47% +9.68% -7.74%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -10 15 £700 +27.27%
PSD2
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Middleware
3 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 6 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (37.50%) Docker
4 6 (37.50%) OAuth
4 6 (37.50%) OpenID
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) OpenShift
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) DataPower
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
7 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) DB2
7 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (18.75%) Apigee
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) F5
7 3 (18.75%) GitHub

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 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) OpenShift
2 3 (18.75%) Apigee
2 3 (18.75%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Java Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
2 6 (37.50%) OAuth
2 6 (37.50%) OpenID
3 2 (12.50%) Kafka
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Avro
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) DataPower
1 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Microservices
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) F5
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata