The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Minitab products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Minitab over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Minitab, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Minitab
Rank 250 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Minitab 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.023% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.048% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4625 4189 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.00% 49.16% 51.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 2057 2382
Average daily rate £358 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 332 377
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Minitab
England

Minitab
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Minitab across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Minitab Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Minitab
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Minitab Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Minitab
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Minitab Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Minitab
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Minitab within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - -
Minitab
England

Minitab
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Minitab 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 Minitab.

1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CMMI
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) eTOM
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Minitab
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Minitab 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 Minitab. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) eTOM
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft