The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank - 64 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.55% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £23.26 -
% change year-on-year
+80.60% -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
488 438 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.16% 69.63% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 227 321
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £104.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Benchmarking
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Market Research
1 3 (75.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Procurement Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Market Research
1 3 (75.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds