Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Mentorship
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 96 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13 -7
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 49 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.73% 1.52% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.79% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 39
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £339 £258 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £11.18 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.79% +31.25%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +57.41% +37.68% -43.97%

Mentoring 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 2,349 2,623 2,597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.71% 84.67% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,461 1,649 1,622
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £253 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 86 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -18.31%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.30 £10.44
90th Percentile £45.84 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the East Midlands

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mentoring in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in the East Midlands

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the East Midlands

Mentoring
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 Mentoring in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the East Midlands

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 August 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 -4 19 £513 +12.64% 27
Northamptonshire -14 13 £475 +26.67% 9
Derbyshire +13 7 £340 -9.33% 8
Leicestershire +4 7 £575 +187.50% 6
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) Spring
4 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
4 12 (24.49%) Coaching
5 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 10 (20.41%) TDD
7 9 (18.37%) Java EE
7 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
7 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (16.33%) DevOps
8 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
8 8 (16.33%) Web Services
8 8 (16.33%) JUnit
8 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
9 7 (14.29%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) JBoss
9 7 (14.29%) Scrum
9 7 (14.29%) Finance
9 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.29%) Retail
9 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 7 (14.29%) Puppet
9 7 (14.29%) Relational Database

Mentoring
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 7 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Wireless
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.33%) JUnit
3 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.20%) Gradle
5 5 (10.20%) JIRA
5 5 (10.20%) Maven
6 4 (8.16%) DbUnit
6 4 (8.16%) Grunt
6 4 (8.16%) JMeter
6 4 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (8.16%) webpack
7 3 (6.12%) Spock
7 3 (6.12%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.04%) Mocha
8 1 (2.04%) Mockito
8 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Architect
2 13 (26.53%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Java Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Java Technical Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Security Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) React Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Spring
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 10 (20.41%) CSS
4 9 (18.37%) Java EE
5 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
5 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 6 (12.24%) Gherkin
7 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.20%) HTML5
7 5 (10.20%) RESTful
8 4 (8.16%) Apache Camel
8 4 (8.16%) CSS3
8 4 (8.16%) GraphQL
8 4 (8.16%) JAX-RS
8 4 (8.16%) JPA
8 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) Node.js
8 4 (8.16%) Sass
8 4 (8.16%) Spring Boot
8 4 (8.16%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (2.04%) DataPower
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Coaching
2 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
3 10 (20.41%) TDD
4 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (16.33%) DevOps
6 7 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.24%) Information Security
7 6 (12.24%) Strategic Thinking
7 6 (12.24%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Web Development
8 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) ES6
3 4 (8.16%) Java 8
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) Groovy
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) CISSP
4 5 (10.20%) SSCP
5 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
5 4 (8.16%) PMP
6 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9002
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
2 4 (8.16%) vCloud
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Ansible
1 7 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Apigee
5 1 (2.04%) Capita
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) Micro Focus