Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Sauce Labs skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sauce Labs over the 6 months to 14 November 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.

Sauce Labs
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 87 91
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Sauce Labs 16 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.92% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 0.71% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +53.85% -
10th Percentile £425 £500 £313
90th Percentile £588 £500 £338
South West median daily rate £550 £456 £325
% change year-on-year +20.55% +40.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Sauce Labs is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 304 140 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.50% 11.40% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 101 106
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -14.29% +32.58%
10th Percentile £214 £295 £135
90th Percentile £625 £525 £622
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £32.75
% change year-on-year -5.72% -43.32% +111.29%

Sauce Labs
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sauce Labs in Wiltshire

Sauce Labs
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sauce Labs in Wiltshire

Sauce Labs
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sauce Labs in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sauce Labs in Wiltshire

Sauce Labs
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 Sauce Labs within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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 -1 13 £513 +2.50%
Chippenham - 1 £625 -
Sauce Labs
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sauce Labs 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 Sauce Labs.

1 12 (75.00%) JMeter
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (68.75%) Bitbucket
2 11 (68.75%) Veracode
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) BDD
5 8 (50.00%) QA
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Python
7 6 (37.50%) Splunk
7 6 (37.50%) NuGet
7 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Docker
7 6 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (37.50%) Grafana
7 6 (37.50%) Terraform
7 6 (37.50%) npm
7 6 (37.50%) AppDynamics
7 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
7 6 (37.50%) SonarQube
8 5 (31.25%) SDET
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (31.25%) Gatling
8 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
8 5 (31.25%) OpenShift

Sauce Labs
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) npm
1 6 (37.50%) NuGet
2 5 (31.25%) OpenShift
3 3 (18.75%) Apigee
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) JMeter
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Bitbucket
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) SonarQube
3 6 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (31.25%) Gatling
4 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
4 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
5 4 (25.00%) WebStorm
6 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) React
1 4 (25.00%) Sass
2 3 (18.75%) RAML
2 3 (18.75%) Swagger
2 3 (18.75%) YAML
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) Keycloak
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (31.25%) SDET
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) F#
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Grafana
1 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 6 (37.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Veracode
2 6 (37.50%) AppDynamics
2 6 (37.50%) Splunk