Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 68 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 76 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.61% 2.75% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.32% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 58
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £73 £347 £351
90th Percentile £656 £538 £1,000
England median daily rate £480 £440 £436
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.86% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.17 £13.86 £8.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +69.33% -55.76%
10th Percentile £10.29 £12.79 £8.09
90th Percentile £13.82 £14.93 £8.28
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.12 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.49% +2.76% +21.62%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,471 2,467 2,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 84.71% 82.59% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,504 1,539 1,588
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £241 £247 £230
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 72 72
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £16.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.08% -8.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.38 £11.28
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £42.83
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +11 35 £500 +36.05% 5
Leicestershire +15 22 £82 -83.60% 4
Northamptonshire +1 13 £360 -24.21% 6
Derbyshire -30 3 £212 -57.70% 2
Lincolnshire +4 1 £600 -
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 33 (43.42%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.95%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (26.32%) Marketing
5 19 (25.00%) Scrum
6 18 (23.68%) Credit Risk
7 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (21.05%) Finance
8 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
9 14 (18.42%) Project Management
10 13 (17.11%) Process Improvement
11 12 (15.79%) CyberArk
11 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
12 10 (13.16%) Time Management
13 9 (11.84%) Service Management
13 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (10.53%) ITIL
14 8 (10.53%) Financial Institution
14 8 (10.53%) Kanban
14 8 (10.53%) Coaching
15 7 (9.21%) GDPR
16 6 (7.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 6 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
16 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
16 6 (7.89%) Change Management
16 6 (7.89%) Information Security
16 6 (7.89%) User Experience
16 6 (7.89%) DevOps

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) Confluence
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Dropbox
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.63%) SSL
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Big Data
1 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.32%) OLAP
1 1 (1.32%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (26.32%) Marketing
2 16 (21.05%) Finance
3 8 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.58%) Games
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (1.32%) Local Government
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 10 (13.16%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Scrum Master
7 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
1 1 (1.32%) REST
1 1 (1.32%) RESTful
1 1 (1.32%) Velocity
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (23.68%) Credit Risk
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.63%) Robotics
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Android
2 2 (2.63%) CentOS
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (25.00%) Scrum
4 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (18.42%) Project Management
6 13 (17.11%) Process Improvement
7 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.16%) Time Management
8 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.84%) Service Management
9 8 (10.53%) Coaching
9 8 (10.53%) ITIL
9 8 (10.53%) Kanban
10 6 (7.89%) Change Control
10 6 (7.89%) Change Management
10 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.89%) DevOps
10 6 (7.89%) Information Security
10 6 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (7.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) C
3 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) APMP
2 2 (2.63%) CISM
2 2 (2.63%) CISSP
2 2 (2.63%) SSCP
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) MCSE
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PMP
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) GDPR
2 5 (6.58%) PMO
3 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (2.63%) SLA
5 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) CyberArk
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Informatica
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) Tableau