Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Creative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Thinking over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Creative Thinking
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 131 111
Contract jobs citing Creative Thinking 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.46% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £500 -
South East median daily rate £450 £489 £368
% change year-on-year -7.93% +32.99% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year +218.18% - -

Creative Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,511 1,959 1,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.14% 82.55% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 919 818
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £241
90th Percentile £575 £532 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 95 63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.24 £16.66 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.51% +16.10% -11.09%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.58 £9.31
90th Percentile £37.65 £48.75 £41.75
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -5.26% -

Creative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Creative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Thinking in Buckinghamshire

Creative Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Creative Thinking in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Creative Thinking in Buckinghamshire

Creative Thinking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Creative Thinking in Buckinghamshire