Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 71 80
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9 -12
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 46 75 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 2.50% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.96% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 49
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £82 £311
90th Percentile £525 £550 £607
England median daily rate £475 £480 £438
% change year-on-year -1.04% +9.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £32.13 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £23.12
% change year-on-year +15.70% +30.84% +8.80%

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 2,061 2,538 2,616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.95% 84.54% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,330 1,607 1,665
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £235 £213
90th Percentile £553 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 99 85
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.90% -6.06%
10th Percentile £9.76 £10.28 £10.33
90th Percentile £32.75 £48.60 £38.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year - -2.04% +6.52%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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
Nottinghamshire +10 15 £425 +13.33% 6
Derbyshire +11 14 £450 -12.62% 6
Northamptonshire -6 10 £363 -23.68% 9
Leicestershire -6 2 £238 -44.00% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 19 (41.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Marketing
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Credit Risk
5 10 (21.74%) Analytics
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
6 9 (19.57%) SQL
6 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
6 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.22%) Big Data
9 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (13.04%) Change Control
9 6 (13.04%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.87%) ETL
10 5 (10.87%) Web Services
10 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.87%) Sprint Retrospective
10 5 (10.87%) Sprint Planning
10 5 (10.87%) Sprint Review
11 4 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (8.70%) Microservices
11 4 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (8.70%) Git (software)

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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
1 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Extranet
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.52%) MS Access
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.35%) Power BI
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) JMeter
2 2 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (30.43%) Marketing
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.52%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Process Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.17%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) RESTful
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) Ajax
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) CSS3
5 1 (2.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Sass
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) NHS
4 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Analytics
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) Change Control
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) ETL
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Sprint Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Sprint Retrospective
6 5 (10.87%) Sprint Review
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (8.70%) Microservices
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) COBIT
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) PSD2
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.35%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) New Relic
4 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.35%) Snow
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Ariba
5 1 (2.17%) Cadence
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.17%) Databricks
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau