The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £390 £369
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £30.83 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+208.14% -18.43%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1378 1211 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.25% 78.59% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 797 650
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 37 56
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.30 £34.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Benchmarking across the East Midlands region.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the East Midlands region.

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Benchmarking
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 1 £500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £525 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Writer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects Reports Writer
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMMI
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) PLM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) PMBOK