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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Documentation Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Documentation Skills over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Documentation Skills
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 70 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 +47
Contract jobs citing Documentation Skills 17 4 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.21% 0.41% 1.76%
As % of the General category 2.49% 0.81% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 12
10th Percentile £369 - £364
25th Percentile £381 £120 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £353 £450
Median % change year-on-year +9.93% -21.67% +33.33%
75th Percentile £492 £658 £491
90th Percentile £572 £758 £661
England median daily rate £510 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.37% +11.76% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - £48.52
25th Percentile - - £49.08
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
75th Percentile - - £52.50
90th Percentile - - £54.00
England median hourly rate £54.00 £63.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year -14.29% +20.00% +93.16%

Documentation Skills is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 684 496 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 48.75% 50.72% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 320 304
10th Percentile £200 £119 £142
25th Percentile £316 £264 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £439 £382 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.86% -4.50% +3.90%
75th Percentile £520 £488 £488
90th Percentile £604 £625 £611
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 31
10th Percentile £9.73 £9.25 £11.00
25th Percentile £15.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate £22.75 £13.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +75.00% +6.25% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £22.45 £26.25
90th Percentile - £47.33 £48.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.40 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% +7.00% +5.26%

Documentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Documentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Skills in the East Midlands

Documentation Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Documentation Skills in the East Midlands

Documentation Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Documentation Skills in the East Midlands

Documentation Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Documentation Skills in the East Midlands

Documentation Skills
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 Documentation Skills within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 May 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 +9 9 £490 +308.33% 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £388 -
Derbyshire -7 3 £425 -27.35%
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Documentation Skills 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 Documentation Skills.

1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (23.53%) SaaS
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Law
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 4 (23.53%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (17.65%) Billing
5 3 (17.65%) Agile
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Terraform
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Packer
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (11.76%) Business Case
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop

Documentation Skills
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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP EWM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) AWS
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Law
3 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Billing
5 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Billing Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) Kafka
1 1 (5.88%) SAP TM
1 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2019
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) ETL
1 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) Agile
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Business Case
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Platform Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.76%) RBAC
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Terraform
2 2 (11.76%) Packer
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Grafana
3 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk