Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 86 77
Rank change year-on-year +56 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 39 42 66
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.81% 1.99% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 2.38% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 37
Median daily rate £330 £376 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.29% -2.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £188 £229 £73
90th Percentile £475 £499 £653
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.36% +2.00% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £51.58 - £11.17
10th Percentile £48.84 - £10.29
90th Percentile £54.32 - £13.82
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00% +37.93%

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 633 1,763 2,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 78.15% 83.71% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 1,123 1,496
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% - -
10th Percentile £218 £232 £258
90th Percentile £591 £550 £538
England median daily rate £481 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 90 93
Median hourly rate £13.84 £14.11 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -11.02% -9.37%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.69 £10.33
90th Percentile £44.88 £43.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £32.15 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +28.58% +13.64% -12.00%

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 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +38 22 £315 -12.50% 6
Nottinghamshire +26 8 £435 +7.08% 8
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Leicestershire +21 1 - - 2
Derbyshire +4 1 £263 -41.48%
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (51.28%) User Experience
3 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 17 (43.59%) OO
3 17 (43.59%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) WCAG
3 17 (43.59%) Functional Programming
3 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
3 17 (43.59%) Node.js
3 17 (43.59%) React
3 17 (43.59%) SDLC
4 15 (38.46%) DevOps
5 12 (30.77%) Redux
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
7 7 (17.95%) Azure
7 7 (17.95%) Banking
8 6 (15.38%) Change Management
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) VMware
9 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
9 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.26%) Office 365
10 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (10.26%) .NET

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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:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) AWS
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.13%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (5.13%) Power BI
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) dBASE
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Liquibase
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) UI Developer
3 14 (35.90%) React Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.13%) DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
1 17 (43.59%) CSS
1 17 (43.59%) Node.js
1 17 (43.59%) React
2 12 (30.77%) Redux
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.69%) IVR
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) FMCG
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.13%) AIX
3 2 (5.13%) HPUX
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (43.59%) Functional Programming
3 17 (43.59%) OO
3 17 (43.59%) SDLC
3 17 (43.59%) TDD
4 15 (38.46%) DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) Change Management
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Data Management
7 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.69%) Project Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) Service Design
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) WCAG
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP SIM
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Brocade
3 3 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Capita