Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 77 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 +6 -14
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 43 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.58% 2.32% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.74% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 63
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +16.04%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £312
90th Percentile £538 £550 £1,000
England median daily rate £475 £465 £435
% change year-on-year +2.15% +6.90% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £51.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.10% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +35.14% -1.39%

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 2,229 2,697 2,757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.07% 84.55% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,453 1,704 1,751
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 69
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.94 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.71% -13.58%
10th Percentile £9.61 £9.65 £8.76
90th Percentile £40.30 £49.25 £39.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +5 19 £413 +16.20% 3
Northamptonshire -9 11 £375 -21.05% 4
Derbyshire +1 7 £415 -18.63% 4
Leicestershire +3 2 £301 -41.08% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 22 (51.16%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (41.86%) Marketing
3 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) Credit Risk
4 13 (30.23%) Finance
5 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle
8 8 (18.60%) SQL
8 8 (18.60%) Project Management
8 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
8 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
8 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
10 6 (13.95%) TDD
10 6 (13.95%) Java
10 6 (13.95%) Microservices
10 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.63%) RESTful
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (11.63%) .NET
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.63%) Web Services
11 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
11 5 (11.63%) NHS

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 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Extranet
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.63%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Grunt
6 1 (2.33%) gulp
6 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.33%) QF-Test
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) webpack
General
1 18 (41.86%) Marketing
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
1 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) NHS Performance Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Software Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (2.33%) Associate Director
6 1 (2.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) KYC Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Procurement Director
6 1 (2.33%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
1 5 (11.63%) RESTful
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.98%) JSON
3 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 2 (4.65%) Ajax
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) CSS3
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Node.js
5 1 (2.33%) React
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) Sass
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (34.88%) Credit Risk
3 5 (11.63%) NHS
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (18.60%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (13.95%) Microservices
6 6 (13.95%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) MVC
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) API Design
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) ES6
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
4 1 (2.33%) Jython
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) APMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) COBIT
1 2 (4.65%) GDPR
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 2 (4.65%) PMO
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) PSD2
2 1 (2.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) Snow
6 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) Cadence
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.33%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Micro Focus
6 1 (2.33%) New Relic
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau