The table below looks at the statistics for Decision Table skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Decision Table over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Decision Tables
Rank 660 633 604
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -29
Contract jobs citing Decision Table 1 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.020% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £275 £400 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -15.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £431 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £57.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44695 45488 42364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 79.85% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 29430 26290
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Decision Table
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Decision Table as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Decision Table Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Decision Table
Daily Rate Trend

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

Decision Table Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Decision Table
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Decision Table Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Decision Table
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -10 1 £275 -31.25%
England -10 1 £275 -31.25%

Decision Table
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Decision Table also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Decision Table.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ILOG
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP

Decision Table
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) ILOG