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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 30 June 2022 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 49 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 -10 +48
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 26 33 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.90% 3.09% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.73% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 21
10th Percentile £204 £237 £189
25th Percentile £324 £346 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £360 £330
Median % change year-on-year +12.43% +9.09% -12.29%
75th Percentile £531 £444 £438
90th Percentile £558 £491 £475
England median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
10th Percentile - - £48.84
25th Percentile £30.50 £22.50 £49.86
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £51.58
Median % change year-on-year +29.17% -53.47% -
75th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £53.29
90th Percentile - - £54.32
England median hourly rate £43.67 £27.35 £39.00
% change year-on-year +59.69% -29.88% +25.48%

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 1,092 885 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.65% 82.79% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 592 396
10th Percentile £213 £188 £225
25th Percentile £353 £304 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £538 £488 £488
90th Percentile £632 £594 £594
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 44 32
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £9.52
25th Percentile £16.05 £9.55 £11.40
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.61 £14.18
Median % change year-on-year +47.16% +3.01% -0.68%
75th Percentile £34.50 £24.94 £26.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.23 £44.88
England median hourly rate £28.41 £24.08 £22.61
% change year-on-year +17.98% +6.50% -1.40%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in the East Midlands

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in the East Midlands.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +6 8 £550 +26.44% 11
Northamptonshire -12 8 £397 -1.98% 6
Derbyshire -13 7 £320 -8.57% 2
Leicestershire -9 2 £295 - 2
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (42.31%) Social Skills
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Agile
6 6 (23.08%) Change Control
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Virtual Team
7 5 (19.23%) Public Sector
7 5 (19.23%) Conflict Resolution
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 4 (15.38%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (15.38%) OneDrive
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.54%) Ansible
9 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
9 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
9 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow

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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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
1 4 (15.38%) OneDrive
2 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
3 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) Google Workspace
4 1 (3.85%) AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) Power BI
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Informix
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
2 3 (11.54%) MbUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
2 3 (11.54%) MSTest
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 11 (42.31%) Social Skills
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (19.23%) Public Sector
5 4 (15.38%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (11.54%) Publishing
7 2 (7.69%) Legal
8 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (3.85%) Banking
8 1 (3.85%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
8 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Support
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (11.54%) Gherkin
1 3 (11.54%) RESTful
1 3 (11.54%) Swagger
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile
4 6 (23.08%) Change Control
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Conflict Resolution
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) API Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Microservices
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Business Case
8 2 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Preventative Maintenance
8 2 (7.69%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) MCP
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Accessibility
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) IFRS
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Cadence
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) SAP