Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16 -14
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 54 81 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.94% 2.57% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.03% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 52 52
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +11.11% +22.45%
10th Percentile £226 £325 £315
90th Percentile £668 £549 £1,000
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.17 £13.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £14.35 £18.50
% change year-on-year +67.25% -22.43% -0.11%

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 2,288 2,671 2,595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.04% 84.69% 83.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,454 1,677 1,662
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 102 55
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.55 £8.76
90th Percentile £45.00 £52.50 £41.95
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £23.50
% change year-on-year -9.46% -1.30% +6.82%

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

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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

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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 18 September 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

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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 18 September 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 +1 26 £425 +21.43% 6
Northamptonshire -7 15 £360 -31.43% 4
Leicestershire +3 7 £76 -84.80% 6
Derbyshire -8 5 £330 -35.29% 3
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (53.70%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Marketing
3 19 (35.19%) Credit Risk
4 17 (31.48%) Finance
5 16 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (25.93%) Project Management
8 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.67%) Scrum
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
11 7 (12.96%) SQL
11 7 (12.96%) JIRA
11 7 (12.96%) Change Control
11 7 (12.96%) SDLC
11 7 (12.96%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
12 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 6 (11.11%) Legal
12 6 (11.11%) Change Management
12 6 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
13 5 (9.26%) Oracle
13 5 (9.26%) Java
13 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
13 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (9.26%) Time Management
13 5 (9.26%) Confluence
13 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement

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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 5 (9.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.41%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) Grunt
5 1 (1.85%) gulp
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) QF-Test
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 22 (40.74%) Marketing
2 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Database Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.56%) LDAP
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.70%) JSON
2 2 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
3 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) CSS3
3 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
3 1 (1.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) React
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Swagger
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (35.19%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Robotics
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.93%) Project Management
5 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.96%) Change Control
8 7 (12.96%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (12.96%) SDLC
9 6 (11.11%) Change Management
10 5 (9.26%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.26%) Time Management
11 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.41%) User Stories
11 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) ES6
4 1 (1.85%) Groovy
4 1 (1.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) APMP
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) GDPR
1 3 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) CyberArk
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) Cadence
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Snow