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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 99 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £410 £253
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +62.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 £16.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+34.46% -50.58%
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
1281 1286 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.76% 78.70% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 798 583
Median daily rate £420 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 50
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £12.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Report Writer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Writer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL