The table below looks at the statistics for Decision Table skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Decision Table over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Decision Tables
Rank 569 551 576
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Contract jobs citing Decision Table 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.006% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
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£472 £575 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% +76.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £78.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38289 35908 38956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24309 22565 22981
Average daily rate £413 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1022 1423
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Decision Table
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Decision Table across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Decision Table Jobs Demand Trend in England

Decision Table
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Decision Table across the England region.

Decision Table Daily Rate Trend in England

Decision Table
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Decision Table across the England region.

Decision Table Hourly Rate Trend in England

Decision Table
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Decision Table across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Decision Table Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Decision Table
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 2 £472 -17.91%
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Decision Table
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Decision Table also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Decision Table.

1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) CBAP
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) CIMA
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Decision Table
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Decision Table also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Decision Table. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (10.00%) FX Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CBAP
2 2 (20.00%) CIMA
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) MiFID
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus