Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Self-Motivation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 87 58
Rank change year-on-year +24 -29 +22
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 125 85 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.00% 2.18% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.76% 6.27% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 29
Berkshire median daily rate £391 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.38% -23.53% +23.19%
10th Percentile £150 £118 £98
90th Percentile £544 £590 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £407 £400
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 19
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £13.31 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.81% +10.88% -32.39%
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £14.33 £12.00
% change year-on-year -16.26% +19.42% -14.29%

Self-Motivation is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,281 1,355 1,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.78% 34.70% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 673 536
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £415 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.30% +3.44%
10th Percentile £230 £232 £249
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 40 72
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +50.00% -25.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £83.25 £46.08 £32.15
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +19.15% +25.33% -17.58%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Berkshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Self-Motivation in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Berkshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Berkshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Berkshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Berkshire

Self-Motivation
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +9 33 £398 - 5
Reading +4 28 £388 -3.13% 4
Slough +1 16 £152 -29.30% 9
Maidenhead +16 9 £361 - 3
Wokingham +5 7 £150 -73.91% 1
Newbury -2 5 - - 2
Self-Motivation
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Self-Motivation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.20%) Windows
3 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Office
4 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
5 30 (24.00%) Finance
6 29 (23.20%) Internet
7 28 (22.40%) Telecoms
8 25 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 24 (19.20%) Degree
10 23 (18.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 22 (17.60%) McAfee
12 21 (16.80%) Security Monitoring
13 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (16.00%) Azure
13 20 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
14 19 (15.20%) SharePoint
15 18 (14.40%) IIS
15 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (14.40%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (14.40%) Server Patching
15 18 (14.40%) Software Distribution
15 18 (14.40%) Security Operations
16 17 (13.60%) Change Management
17 15 (12.00%) DV Cleared
17 15 (12.00%) Workflow
18 14 (11.20%) Office 365
19 13 (10.40%) Migration
19 13 (10.40%) Firewall

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 19 (15.20%) SharePoint
2 18 (14.40%) IIS
2 18 (14.40%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.20%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (18.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Azure
2 14 (11.20%) Office 365
3 9 (7.20%) PaaS
4 8 (6.40%) IaaS
4 8 (6.40%) SaaS
5 6 (4.80%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 5 (4.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 4 (3.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.80%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.80%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.80%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.20%) Internet
2 13 (10.40%) Firewall
3 11 (8.80%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.80%) VPN
4 9 (7.20%) LAN
5 8 (6.40%) DNS
5 8 (6.40%) NAS
5 8 (6.40%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (6.40%) SAN
6 6 (4.80%) Skype
7 4 (3.20%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (3.20%) WAN
8 3 (2.40%) 5G
8 3 (2.40%) BGP
9 2 (1.60%) HTTP
9 2 (1.60%) OSPF
9 2 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.60%) SMTP
9 2 (1.60%) VoIP
9 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) JIRA
1 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 28 (22.40%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.60%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (4.80%) Marketing
5 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.20%) Billing
7 3 (2.40%) Automotive
7 3 (2.40%) Publishing
8 2 (1.60%) Banking
8 2 (1.60%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.60%) Legal
8 2 (1.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.80%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (15.20%) Coordinator
2 18 (14.40%) Operations Technician
3 17 (13.60%) Analyst
4 16 (12.80%) Project Coordinator
5 13 (10.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (9.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 12 (9.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 12 (9.60%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 12 (9.60%) Support Technician
7 9 (7.20%) Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Azure Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Salesforce Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Designer
9 4 (3.20%) Junior
9 4 (3.20%) Junior Project Coordinator
9 4 (3.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) Web Services
2 3 (2.40%) .NET
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.60%) Middleware
4 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.80%) LDAP
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.80%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Replication
3 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.40%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.40%) PKI
7 3 (2.40%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.40%) User Experience
7 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.60%) Blog
8 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.60%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.20%) Windows
2 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.40%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.60%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.60%) Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) Security Monitoring
2 20 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (14.40%) Security Operations
3 18 (14.40%) Server Patching
3 18 (14.40%) Software Distribution
4 17 (13.60%) Change Management
5 15 (12.00%) Workflow
6 13 (10.40%) Migration
7 12 (9.60%) Decision-Making
8 11 (8.80%) Analytics
9 10 (8.00%) Project Management
10 9 (7.20%) Computer Science
10 9 (7.20%) Information Security
11 8 (6.40%) Coaching
11 8 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.60%) Data Analytics
12 7 (5.60%) ERP
12 7 (5.60%) SOA
13 6 (4.80%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.20%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) C#
4 2 (1.60%) Java
5 1 (0.80%) C
5 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.80%) XPath
5 1 (0.80%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (19.20%) Degree
4 15 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.40%) CIPD
6 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.40%) CISSP
8 2 (1.60%) ACCA
8 2 (1.60%) CCNP
8 2 (1.60%) CIMA
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.60%) CWNA
8 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.60%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.60%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.60%) MCP
9 1 (0.80%) CNE
9 1 (0.80%) HND
9 1 (0.80%) MCSE
9 1 (0.80%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Firmware
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.80%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.60%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.60%) WSUS
4 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.60%) McAfee
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle
4 9 (7.20%) Cisco
4 9 (7.20%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (6.40%) Huawei
6 7 (5.60%) Tableau
7 5 (4.00%) Workday
8 4 (3.20%) F5
8 4 (3.20%) Remedy
9 3 (2.40%) Alibaba
9 3 (2.40%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.40%) Splunk
9 3 (2.40%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.60%) Google
10 2 (1.60%) Polycom
10 2 (1.60%) Proofpoint
10 2 (1.60%) RightFax
10 2 (1.60%) Sparx
10 2 (1.60%) VMware