The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Minitab products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Minitab over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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.

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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Minitab
Rank 635 663 638
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Contract jobs citing Minitab 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.12 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.12 - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23644 24948 26301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14457 14759 14896
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1208
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Minitab
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Minitab as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Minitab Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Minitab
Daily Rate Trend

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

Minitab Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Minitab
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Minitab Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Minitab
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 Minitab within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England +20 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -

Minitab
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Minitab 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 Minitab.

1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) BPR
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) ESRI
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
4 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Minitab
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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (20.00%) SAP