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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 16 May 2022 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.

Decision-Making
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 91 78
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +36
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 115 64 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.73% 2.32% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.54% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 33 63
10th Percentile £381 £331 £273
25th Percentile £480 £450 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £500 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.05% +17.65% -10.53%
75th Percentile £700 £575 £524
90th Percentile £750 £625 £608
Central London median daily rate £551 £500 £429
% change year-on-year +10.10% +16.69% -8.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
10th Percentile - £39.30 -
25th Percentile - £44.63 £37.75
Median hourly rate - £54.50 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year - +41.56% -18.95%
75th Percentile - £64.63 £39.25
90th Percentile - £70.10 -
Central London median hourly rate - £25.48 £38.50
% change year-on-year - -33.81% -18.95%

Decision-Making 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,845 2,518 2,937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.24% 91.26% 88.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,913 1,830 2,185
10th Percentile £388 £338 £331
25th Percentile £475 £426 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £515
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +1.94% -1.90%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £603
90th Percentile £775 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 26 51
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £22.06 £12.09 £14.19
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +105.00% -16.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £55.63 £28.38 £39.00
90th Percentile £65.43 £40.13 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £41.50 £20.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +107.50% -17.08% +20.60%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in the City of London

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Decision-Making in the City of London

Decision-Making
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in the City of London

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 City of London region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 56 (48.70%) Finance
2 50 (43.48%) Agile
3 37 (32.17%) Social Skills
4 29 (25.22%) Project Management
5 27 (23.48%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (18.26%) Banking
7 20 (17.39%) Migration
8 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (14.78%) Risk Management
10 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
11 16 (13.91%) JIRA
12 14 (12.17%) ITIL
12 14 (12.17%) Change Management
12 14 (12.17%) Legal
12 14 (12.17%) Project Delivery
13 13 (11.30%) Scrum
13 13 (11.30%) SC Cleared
13 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
13 13 (11.30%) Azure
14 12 (10.43%) Waterfall
14 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
14 12 (10.43%) GDPR
15 11 (9.57%) Hedge funds
15 11 (9.57%) Analytics
15 11 (9.57%) DevOps
15 11 (9.57%) Degree
15 11 (9.57%) AWS
16 10 (8.70%) Confluence
16 10 (8.70%) Data Protection

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 10 (8.70%) Confluence
2 3 (2.61%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) Jupyter
3 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.87%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Endur
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.30%) Azure
2 11 (9.57%) AWS
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (5.22%) SaaS
5 3 (2.61%) GitHub
5 3 (2.61%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.74%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (1.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.74%) GitHub Actions
6 2 (1.74%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.87%) Figma
7 1 (0.87%) Firebase
7 1 (0.87%) GCP
7 1 (0.87%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.87%) IaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Miro
7 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.87%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.87%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) NAS
1 3 (2.61%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) Skype
3 1 (0.87%) 5G
3 1 (0.87%) Broadband
3 1 (0.87%) DHCP
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) DOCSIS
3 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) MySQL
2 4 (3.48%) Big Data
3 3 (2.61%) Data Lake
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) Power BI
4 2 (1.74%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.87%) HBase
5 1 (0.87%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.87%) Lumira
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.87%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) JIRA
2 8 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.61%) Subversion
5 2 (1.74%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.74%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.87%) Gradle
6 1 (0.87%) JUnit
6 1 (0.87%) Log4j
6 1 (0.87%) Maven
6 1 (0.87%) XMLSpy
General
1 56 (48.70%) Finance
2 37 (32.17%) Social Skills
3 21 (18.26%) Banking
4 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (12.17%) Legal
6 10 (8.70%) Financial Institution
7 9 (7.83%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 5 (4.35%) Public Sector
9 4 (3.48%) Marketing
9 4 (3.48%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (2.61%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.74%) French Language
11 2 (1.74%) Front Office
12 1 (0.87%) Billing
12 1 (0.87%) Electronics
12 1 (0.87%) German Language
12 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.87%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 20 (17.39%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Architect
3 13 (11.30%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.09%) Developer
5 7 (6.09%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Product Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Programme Manager
7 5 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.48%) CRM Manager
8 4 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.48%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.48%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.48%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Migration Manager
8 4 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.61%) Data Governance Analyst
9 3 (2.61%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) Node.js
2 6 (5.22%) CSS
2 6 (5.22%) Spring
3 5 (4.35%) HTML
3 5 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.48%) CSS3
4 4 (3.48%) Electron Framework
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 4 (3.48%) jQuery
4 4 (3.48%) Middleware
4 4 (3.48%) Pandas
5 2 (1.74%) Matplotlib
5 2 (1.74%) NumPy
5 2 (1.74%) PyTorch
5 2 (1.74%) React
5 2 (1.74%) Redux
5 2 (1.74%) TensorFlow
5 2 (1.74%) Web Services
5 2 (1.74%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Hedge funds
2 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.35%) PMI
4 4 (3.48%) CMDB
4 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 4 (3.48%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.74%) Digital Signage
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.74%) IPTV
6 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.74%) PropTech
6 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Mac OS
2 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.87%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.48%) Agile
2 29 (25.22%) Project Management
3 27 (23.48%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (17.39%) Migration
5 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (14.78%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.17%) Change Management
7 14 (12.17%) ITIL
7 14 (12.17%) Project Delivery
8 13 (11.30%) Scrum
9 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
9 12 (10.43%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.57%) Analytics
10 11 (9.57%) DevOps
11 10 (8.70%) AOP
11 10 (8.70%) Data Protection
11 10 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (8.70%) Requirements Gathering
12 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
12 9 (7.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) Python
2 7 (6.09%) Java
2 7 (6.09%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 4 (3.48%) ES6
4 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.74%) Groovy
6 2 (1.74%) R
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) SC Cleared
1 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.57%) Degree
3 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.35%) PMP
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.87%) ACCA
5 1 (0.87%) CIMA
5 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) ISEB
5 1 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) GDPR
2 10 (8.70%) PMO
3 6 (5.22%) QA
4 5 (4.35%) SLA
5 4 (3.48%) P3O
6 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.74%) MiFID
8 1 (0.87%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.87%) ITGC
8 1 (0.87%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) NFS
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Terraform
2 4 (3.48%) Ansible
2 4 (3.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (3.48%) WMI
3 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) Packer
3 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 2 (1.74%) Salt
4 1 (0.87%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle
4 4 (3.48%) Google
4 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.48%) Siebel
5 3 (2.61%) Artemis
5 3 (2.61%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco
5 3 (2.61%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.61%) HP
5 3 (2.61%) Lotus
5 3 (2.61%) OneTrust
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) NetApp
7 1 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.87%) Temenos
7 1 (0.87%) VMware