Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 17 October 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 76 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 13 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.96% 1.54% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% 5.51% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 22
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +64.25% -23.33%
10th Percentile £308 £368 £150
90th Percentile £675 £514 £487
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £380 £344
% change year-on-year +18.42% +10.55% -2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Birmingham median hourly rate - £11.08 £10.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.31% -36.06%
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year -17.24% +2.11% -25.26%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 357 399 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.37% 27.92% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 253 315
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £203 £236
90th Percentile £588 £536 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.25 £17.68 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +30.98% -20.59%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.13 £9.39
90th Percentile £51.25 £23.40 £18.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.95% -0.94% +4.47%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Project Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MassTransit
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) NCSC
1 1 (7.69%) NIST
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) iManage
2 1 (7.69%) Mercator
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec
2 1 (7.69%) VMware