Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 January 2019 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 47 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +16
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 6 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.29% 1.00% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.17% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Devon median daily rate £600 £550 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +24.29% +4.12%
South West median daily rate £450 £421 £430
% change year-on-year +6.82% -2.03% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £55.88 £26.50
% change year-on-year -31.99% +110.85% +84.99%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 414 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 89.03% 85.60% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 247 241
Devon median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £185
90th Percentile £600 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 37
Devon median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £23.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +61.12% -37.09%
10th Percentile £10.35 £21.22 £10.80
90th Percentile £40.35 £47.70 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% -8.28%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Devon

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Decision-Making in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Devon

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Devon over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Devon

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Devon

Decision-Making
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 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
Plymouth +3 4 £600 -14.29% 1
Exeter -8 2 £350 -36.36% 7
Decision-Making
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) Neural Network
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (16.67%) Community of Practice
3 1 (16.67%) Contextual Inquiry
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Neural Network
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Community of Practice
3 1 (16.67%) Contextual Inquiry
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Scala
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) PhD
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared