Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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.

Sauce Labs
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 80 87
Rank change year-on-year -29 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Sauce Labs 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.60% 0.18% 0.079%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.01% 1.16% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.15% -
10th Percentile £425 £455 £313
90th Percentile £579 £495 £338
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £325
% change year-on-year +5.56% +38.46% -
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 366 172 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.86% 15.69% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 116 104
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £140 £308 £154
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £19.31 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.80% -40.58% +75.68%

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
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 20 January 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 -16 7 £450 -5.26%
Sauce Labs
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) QA
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) JMeter
5 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
5 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
6 5 (45.45%) Veracode
6 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Banking
7 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Java
7 4 (36.36%) SDET
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (27.27%) React
8 3 (27.27%) Sass
8 3 (27.27%) WebStorm
8 3 (27.27%) HTML5
8 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
8 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
8 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (27.27%) .NET
8 3 (27.27%) ISEB
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
8 3 (27.27%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Apigee
1 2 (18.18%) BrowserStack
1 2 (18.18%) npm
1 2 (18.18%) NuGet
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) JMeter
2 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
4 3 (27.27%) Gatling
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (27.27%) WebStorm
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
5 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) React
1 3 (27.27%) Sass
2 2 (18.18%) RAML
2 2 (18.18%) Swagger
2 2 (18.18%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) BDD
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) SDET
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) SOLID
7 1 (9.09%) API Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Grafana
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Veracode
2 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk