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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 22 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.

Public Sector
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +8
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 121 46 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.73% 4.87% 4.82%
As % of the General category 17.64% 9.56% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 24 27
10th Percentile £185 £130 £132
25th Percentile £220 £205 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £390 £313 £350
Median % change year-on-year +24.80% -10.71% -15.41%
75th Percentile £500 £404 £436
90th Percentile £548 £575 £502
England median daily rate £510 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +4.62% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 11
10th Percentile £15.45 - £11.61
25th Percentile £16.13 £12.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +23.33% +22.60% -25.85%
75th Percentile £26.75 £17.61 £12.97
90th Percentile £30.95 £37.04 £13.09
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -2.17%

Public Sector 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 686 481 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 49.49% 50.95% 47.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 306 308
10th Percentile £200 £108 £131
25th Percentile £320 £265 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £380 £400
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +3.90%
75th Percentile £520 £488 £488
90th Percentile £606 £630 £591
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 33
10th Percentile £9.62 £9.38 £11.00
25th Percentile £15.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +64.29% +14.43% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £23.03 £23.75
90th Percentile - £47.36 £48.63
England median hourly rate £21.63 £22.00 £19.90
% change year-on-year -1.70% +10.55% +6.13%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the East Midlands

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in the East Midlands

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in the East Midlands

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in the East Midlands

Public Sector
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Public Sector in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Public Sector in the East Midlands

Public Sector
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 Public Sector within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Derbyshire +7 32 £368 +50.77% 8
Nottinghamshire +17 24 £465 -15.45% 7
Leicestershire +4 21 £463 -15.91% 9
Northamptonshire -3 21 £225 +7.14% 3
Lincolnshire +8 19 £205 -31.67% 3
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
1 28 (23.14%) Security Cleared
2 24 (19.83%) Social Skills
3 23 (19.01%) NHS
4 17 (14.05%) ITIL
5 16 (13.22%) SQL
6 15 (12.40%) Agile
6 15 (12.40%) User Research
6 15 (12.40%) Azure
7 14 (11.57%) SC Cleared
7 14 (11.57%) Windows
8 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 10 (8.26%) Oracle
9 10 (8.26%) Project Management
10 9 (7.44%) Change Management
10 9 (7.44%) Finance
10 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (7.44%) SAP
10 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.44%) Accessibility
10 9 (7.44%) Power Platform
11 8 (6.61%) Business Case
11 8 (6.61%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (6.61%) Migration
11 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
12 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
12 7 (5.79%) Power BI
13 6 (4.96%) Ethnography

Public Sector
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 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.48%) IIS
2 3 (2.48%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Primavera
1 3 (2.48%) SystmOne
2 2 (1.65%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.65%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.65%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.65%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.65%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.83%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Azure
2 9 (7.44%) Power Platform
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (1.65%) AWS
4 2 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.83%) Serverless
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) HTTP
2 4 (3.31%) Firewall
2 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) VPN
3 3 (2.48%) DMZ
3 3 (2.48%) DNS
3 3 (2.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.65%) VoIP
4 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.83%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.83%) VSAN
5 1 (0.83%) WAN
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Power BI
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.48%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.48%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.48%) SQLPlus
5 2 (1.65%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (19.83%) Social Skills
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.31%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (3.31%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.65%) Police
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (14.05%) Analyst
2 15 (12.40%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.92%) Developer
4 11 (9.09%) User Researcher
5 10 (8.26%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Information Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Designer
10 3 (2.48%) Desktop Support
10 3 (2.48%) Field Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) XML
2 3 (2.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.48%) BAPI
2 3 (2.48%) Java SE
2 3 (2.48%) JDBC
2 3 (2.48%) SAP ALE
2 3 (2.48%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.48%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.48%) SOAP
3 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.65%) CSS
3 2 (1.65%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) HTML5
3 2 (1.65%) OAuth
3 2 (1.65%) SAML
4 1 (0.83%) JSON
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.01%) NHS
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.13%) User Experience
4 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.65%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.83%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.57%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Android
3 3 (2.48%) Solaris
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.05%) ITIL
2 15 (12.40%) Agile
2 15 (12.40%) User Research
3 10 (8.26%) Project Management
4 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.44%) Change Management
5 8 (6.61%) Business Case
5 8 (6.61%) Migration
5 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.96%) Customer Insight
6 6 (4.96%) Ethnographic Research
6 6 (4.96%) Ethnography
6 6 (4.96%) Prototyping
6 6 (4.96%) Quantitative Research
6 6 (4.96%) Social Listening
7 5 (4.13%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (4.13%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.13%) Project Delivery
7 5 (4.13%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.22%) SQL
2 6 (4.96%) Java
2 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.13%) ABAP
4 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.48%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (23.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.96%) Degree
4 6 (4.96%) MCSE
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.31%) MCSA
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.65%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.65%) CCNA
7 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.65%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) CEH
8 1 (0.83%) CISSP
8 1 (0.83%) ISEB
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MCP
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) Accessibility
2 4 (3.31%) PMO
2 4 (3.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.83%) NIST
3 1 (0.83%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) vCloud
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) DameWare
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
3 1 (0.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) SAP
4 3 (2.48%) F5
4 3 (2.48%) NetApp
4 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.65%) BT
5 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (0.83%) Avaya
6 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.83%) Remedy
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin