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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Decision Tables
UK
Rank 598 633 620
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Contract jobs citing Decision Table 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 3 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +19 3 £330 -
England +12 3 £330 -
City of London - 1 - -

Decision Table
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) IIBA
2 2 (50.00%) CBAP
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JRules
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CBAP
1 2 (50.00%) IIBA
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft