Period
to 14 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 14 November 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
London > Central London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 160 142
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 +28
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 128 151 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.71% 1.64% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.29% 4.25% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 92 79
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £181 £300
90th Percentile £638 £673 £675
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Central London median hourly rate £19.47 £19.50 £12.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.18% +60.96% -87.89%
10th Percentile £14.35 £16.25 £11.11
90th Percentile £22.58 £22.93 £13.12
London median hourly rate £19.47 £18.76 £35.75
% change year-on-year +3.77% -47.53% +110.29%

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 Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,420 3,556 3,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 32.37% 38.60% 41.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,822 2,704 2,639
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £305 £300 £313
90th Percentile £700 £700 £706
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 66 44
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -6.47% +19.14%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.91 £12.83
90th Percentile £50.37 £35.42 £33.25
London median hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £21.40
% change year-on-year -2.13% +9.81% +12.45%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Central London over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
City of London -5 76 £500 +5.26% 46
West End of London +25 9 £400 -15.79%
Camden +4 2 - -
City of Westminster - 1 - -
Self-Motivation
London

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 41 (32.03%) Microsoft
2 33 (25.78%) Finance
3 32 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (24.22%) ITIL
5 30 (23.44%) Office 365
6 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (17.19%) Law
9 21 (16.41%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Excel
10 20 (15.63%) Information Security
11 19 (14.84%) Sony
11 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (14.06%) ISMS
12 18 (14.06%) Information Security Management
12 18 (14.06%) Security Management
13 17 (13.28%) Windows
14 15 (11.72%) Python
15 13 (10.16%) C#
15 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
15 13 (10.16%) Azure
16 12 (9.38%) Java
16 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (8.59%) Degree
17 11 (8.59%) SQL
17 11 (8.59%) Project Management
18 10 (7.81%) Service Management
18 10 (7.81%) .NET
18 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
19 9 (7.03%) JavaScript

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.69%) CMS
3 5 (3.91%) Confluence
4 4 (3.13%) IIS
4 4 (3.13%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.78%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.78%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.34%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.56%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.56%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Eikon
2 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.78%) Social Studio
2 1 (0.78%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.44%) Office 365
2 13 (10.16%) Azure
3 5 (3.91%) AWS
4 4 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.34%) GitHub
6 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.56%) Google Sheets
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.78%) GCP
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Flow
7 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) DHCP
1 5 (3.91%) DNS
2 4 (3.13%) SAN
2 4 (3.13%) Skype
2 4 (3.13%) WAN
2 4 (3.13%) Wireless
3 3 (2.34%) BGP
3 3 (2.34%) Firewall
3 3 (2.34%) Junos
3 3 (2.34%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.56%) H.323
4 2 (1.56%) MGCP
4 2 (1.56%) Multicast
4 2 (1.56%) Network Security
4 2 (1.56%) NX-OS
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.34%) Power BI
3 3 (2.34%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.56%) MS Access
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) GIS
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) QlikView
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) JIRA
2 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) MorphX
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (25.78%) Finance
2 22 (17.19%) Law
3 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.47%) Front Office
5 6 (4.69%) Publishing
6 5 (3.91%) Banking
7 4 (3.13%) Advertising
7 4 (3.13%) Legal
7 4 (3.13%) Retail
8 3 (2.34%) Marketing
9 2 (1.56%) Games
9 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.56%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.78%) Back Office
10 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.47%) Analyst
2 29 (22.66%) Developer
3 22 (17.19%) Service Analyst
4 19 (14.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (7.81%) Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 7 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.69%) e-Learning Developer
9 5 (3.91%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) IT Support
9 5 (3.91%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Process Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Desktop Support
10 4 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Trainer
11 3 (2.34%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) RESTful
2 7 (5.47%) XML
3 6 (4.69%) JSON
3 6 (4.69%) Spring
4 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.13%) CSS
5 4 (3.13%) CSS3
5 4 (3.13%) HTML
5 4 (3.13%) HTML5
5 4 (3.13%) Middleware
5 4 (3.13%) Redux
6 3 (2.34%) JSON Schema
6 3 (2.34%) Kafka
6 3 (2.34%) Web Services
6 3 (2.34%) WinForms
6 3 (2.34%) WPF
7 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.56%) REST
7 2 (1.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 7 (5.47%) User Experience
4 6 (4.69%) Animation
4 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.34%) Equities
6 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.56%) Derivative
7 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Blog
8 1 (0.78%) CMDB
8 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.28%) Windows
2 6 (4.69%) Unix
3 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.34%) Linux
5 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.56%) Android
6 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) ITIL
2 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (15.63%) Information Security
5 18 (14.06%) Information Security Management
5 18 (14.06%) ISMS
5 18 (14.06%) Security Management
6 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.59%) Project Management
8 10 (7.81%) Service Management
9 9 (7.03%) Scrum
10 8 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.25%) Microservices
10 8 (6.25%) OO
11 7 (5.47%) Asset Management
11 7 (5.47%) Process Improvement
11 7 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Time Management
12 6 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) Python
2 13 (10.16%) C#
3 12 (9.38%) Java
4 11 (8.59%) SQL
5 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.03%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.69%) VBA
8 4 (3.13%) ES6
8 4 (3.13%) Scala
8 4 (3.13%) VB
9 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) R
10 2 (1.56%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.56%) C++
10 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.78%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) SOQL
11 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (8.59%) Degree
3 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.34%) Dell Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CISM
6 1 (0.78%) ISACA
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.78%) MCDST
6 1 (0.78%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.56%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.34%) vSphere
3 2 (1.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.34%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.56%) Terraform
4 1 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.78%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 41 (32.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.84%) Sony
3 8 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle
5 6 (4.69%) Bloomberg
5 6 (4.69%) SAP
6 4 (3.13%) Google
6 4 (3.13%) Reuters
6 4 (3.13%) Tableau
7 3 (2.34%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.34%) Adobe
7 3 (2.34%) Brocade
7 3 (2.34%) Cisco
7 3 (2.34%) Citrix
7 3 (2.34%) Dell
7 3 (2.34%) HP
7 3 (2.34%) Intel
7 3 (2.34%) Juniper
7 3 (2.34%) NetApp
7 3 (2.34%) VMware