Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 17 February 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.

Mentorship
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 +8
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 43 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.95% 1.78% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.12% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 21
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -10.53% +22.58%
10th Percentile £270 £315 £363
90th Percentile £565 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +9.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.32 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +56.98% -25.00% +88.98%

Mentoring 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 1,821 1,459 1,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.77% 83.75% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 784 949
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £257
90th Percentile £538 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 54 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.03% -8.61% +29.12%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.95
90th Percentile £48.60 £42.63 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.58
% change year-on-year - -18.23% +52.88%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Buckinghamshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Buckinghamshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Buckinghamshire

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Buckinghamshire

Mentoring
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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
Milton Keynes -17 33 £375 -11.76% 14
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Mentoring
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.58%) BDD
4 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Banking
5 9 (20.93%) JIRA
5 9 (20.93%) SQL
5 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
5 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
5 9 (20.93%) Data Entry
6 8 (18.60%) Office 365
6 8 (18.60%) Big Data
6 8 (18.60%) QA
7 7 (16.28%) Selenium
7 7 (16.28%) Java
7 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.28%) ITIL
7 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
7 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
7 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 7 (16.28%) Open Source
8 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
8 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.95%) Presales

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.98%) Confluence
5 2 (4.65%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.33%) Drupal
6 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) GIMP
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) BlazeMeter
2 4 (9.30%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
2 8 (18.60%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) Redis
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) OLAP
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) JIRA
4 7 (16.28%) Selenium
5 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.30%) Appium
6 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.30%) Gatling
6 4 (9.30%) JMeter
7 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.98%) Calabash
7 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
7 3 (6.98%) NUnit
7 3 (6.98%) PhantomJS
7 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.33%) GitLab
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Retail Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.30%) Retail
5 3 (6.98%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Legal
6 2 (4.65%) German Language
7 1 (2.33%) Automotive
7 1 (2.33%) Dutch Language
7 1 (2.33%) French Language
7 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
1 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Test Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Test Architect
5 3 (6.98%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
5 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Tester
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) REST
1 4 (9.30%) Taurus
2 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) CSS3
2 3 (6.98%) JSON
2 3 (6.98%) Node.js
2 3 (6.98%) RESTful
2 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) HTML5
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) LESS
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) Sass
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.58%) BDD
3 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Data Entry
6 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL
6 7 (16.28%) Open Source
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 6 (13.95%) Change Management
7 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.95%) Presales
7 6 (13.95%) Workflow
8 5 (11.63%) Coaching
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) ETL
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) Java
2 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.98%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (6.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (6.98%) Brocade
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Polycom
4 1 (2.33%) SAP