Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 20 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.

Software Delivery
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 76 -
Rank change year-on-year -36 - +89
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 14 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.74% 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £625 £445 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.45% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - -

Software Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,583 855 1,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 83.71% 79.46% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,084 587 798
Wiltshire median daily rate £464 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.18% +5.26% +7.67%
10th Percentile £325 £299 £231
90th Percentile £650 £663 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 9 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -29.87% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26.30 £13.00 £31.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.30 £42.10
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £28.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +48.25% -25.97% -3.75%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Wiltshire

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in Wiltshire

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Delivery in Wiltshire

Software Delivery
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 Software Delivery within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 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 -18 12 £600 +34.83%
Software Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
4 6 (42.86%) Cloud Native
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Core
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Confluence
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
8 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) IBM
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Banking
9 1 (7.14%) Retail
9 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking

Software Delivery
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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Build Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Core
3 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Microservices
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.14%) Design Thinking
7 1 (7.14%) Sprint Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Sprint Retrospective
7 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
7 1 (7.14%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PSD2
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Pega
2 1 (7.14%) SAP