Period
to 30 March 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 30 March 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 123 137
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 61 129 123
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.42% 1.90% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 5.03% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 80 78
Median daily rate £454 £469 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.15% -1.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £138 £259 £261
90th Percentile £628 £638 £641
Central London median daily rate £438 £463 £475
% change year-on-year -5.41% -2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £27.18 £13.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.09% -29.14% -86.15%
Central London median hourly rate £27.18 £14.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +94.11% -25.13% -86.15%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,481 2,563 2,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.59% 37.65% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,080 1,881 2,293
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £281 £300 £313
90th Percentile £694 £688 £725
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £523
% change year-on-year -2.86% +0.48% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 43 55
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.69% -13.02% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.06 £12.79
90th Percentile £51.55 £37.50 £48.40
Median hourly rate £25.72 £19.63 £21.50
% change year-on-year +31.06% -8.72% +13.16%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 30 March 2020. 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
Moorgate +10 8 £475 +18.75%
Self-Motivation
Central London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (21.31%) Windows
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.03%) HTML
5 11 (18.03%) CSS
6 10 (16.39%) Microservices
7 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (14.75%) TypeScript
7 9 (14.75%) Java
7 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
8 8 (13.11%) .NET
8 8 (13.11%) ITIL
8 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
8 8 (13.11%) Spring
8 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
9 7 (11.48%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.48%) Ionic Framework
9 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
9 7 (11.48%) OO
9 7 (11.48%) Python
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.48%) C#
9 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.84%) SQL
10 6 (9.84%) Oracle
10 6 (9.84%) Office 365
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful

Self-Motivation
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 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.28%) Confluence
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Eikon
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.64%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Azure
3 1 (1.64%) AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.64%) GCP
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.64%) VLAN
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Parquet
4 1 (1.64%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) MorphX
3 1 (1.64%) Postman
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Deskside Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) CSS
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
2 8 (13.11%) Spring
3 7 (11.48%) Ionic Framework
4 6 (9.84%) RESTful
5 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.92%) Kafka
6 3 (4.92%) React
6 3 (4.92%) WinForms
6 3 (4.92%) WPF
7 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.28%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.28%) Vue.js
7 2 (3.28%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) XML
8 1 (1.64%) jQuery
8 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Animation
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) Equities
5 1 (1.64%) Fibre Optics
5 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.64%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Android
6 2 (3.28%) Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (16.39%) Microservices
3 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Mobile Development
4 7 (11.48%) Data Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) OO
5 5 (8.20%) Time Management
6 4 (6.56%) Change Management
6 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
7 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.92%) ETL
7 3 (4.92%) MVC
7 3 (4.92%) OOP
7 3 (4.92%) Product Management
7 3 (4.92%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) SDLC
7 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.75%) Java
2 9 (14.75%) TypeScript
3 7 (11.48%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) Scala
6 4 (6.56%) VBA
7 3 (4.92%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) ABAP
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Java 8
8 1 (1.64%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) VC++
8 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Dell Certification
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) CCA
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.64%) MCP
3 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) PMO
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Kibana
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Apple
4 4 (6.56%) Remedy
5 3 (4.92%) Dell
5 3 (4.92%) Intel
6 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) MapR
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Reuters
7 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Sparx
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas