Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 23 January 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 92 79
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 58 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.64% 1.87% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.01% 7.90% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £300 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.15% -36.69%
10th Percentile £209 £125 £138
90th Percentile £438 £438 £443
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £366
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.29% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.61 £18.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.83% +41.18% -26.09%
10th Percentile £12.81 £14.71 £9.60
90th Percentile £18.00 £25.00 £14.00
South East median hourly rate £14.61 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +21.75% -14.29% -12.77%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 527 544 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.10% 23.70% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 292 277
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £408 £386 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% -0.32% +3.33%
10th Percentile £229 £163 £214
90th Percentile £575 £537 £544
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 23 20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.00% +16.28% +33.21%
10th Percentile £13.12 £11.80 £10.92
90th Percentile £48.13 £55.75 £41.75
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -15.56%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Buckinghamshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Buckinghamshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Buckinghamshire

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Buckinghamshire

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Milton Keynes +42 47 £286 +14.55% 13
Aylesbury - 3 - - 4
High Wycombe -1 2 £400 - 4
Self-Motivation
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) ITIL
3 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (32.76%) Finance
5 16 (27.59%) SQL
6 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
8 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
9 12 (20.69%) Java
9 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.97%) TDD
10 11 (18.97%) JIRA
10 11 (18.97%) Service Management
10 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
10 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
11 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (17.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (17.24%) QA
12 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.52%) BDD
13 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
13 8 (13.79%) Confluence
13 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
14 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
14 7 (12.07%) Retail
14 7 (12.07%) SAP
14 7 (12.07%) SLA
14 7 (12.07%) IntelliJ

Self-Motivation
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 8 (13.79%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
3 3 (5.17%) EPiServer
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) ATM
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) JIRA
2 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.07%) IntelliJ
4 6 (10.34%) Maven
5 5 (8.62%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.62%) Selenium
6 4 (6.90%) Appium
6 4 (6.90%) Calabash
6 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Automation Tester
2 13 (22.41%) Tester
3 7 (12.07%) QA Automation Tester
3 7 (12.07%) QA Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (6.90%) Coordinator
6 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Junior
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Service Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Supplier Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Software Architect
8 2 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) JSON
2 4 (6.90%) REST
2 4 (6.90%) SOAP
2 4 (6.90%) Spring
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) Enzyme
3 3 (5.17%) Jest
3 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) React
3 3 (5.17%) Redux
4 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.72%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.17%) CMDB
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) ITIL
2 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
3 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
4 11 (18.97%) Service Management
4 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 9 (15.52%) BDD
5 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
7 6 (10.34%) CRM
7 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.34%) ITSM
7 6 (10.34%) Supplier Management
7 6 (10.34%) Ticket Management
7 6 (10.34%) Time Management
8 5 (8.62%) IT Asset Management
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 5 (8.62%) QA Automation
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 6 (10.34%) Java 8
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 3 (5.17%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.17%) Groovy
5 3 (5.17%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCNA
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 7 (12.07%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) OVSD
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) SAP
3 6 (10.34%) Apple
4 4 (6.90%) HP
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
6 2 (3.45%) Avaya
6 2 (3.45%) BMC
6 2 (3.45%) webMethods
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.72%) Unisys