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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Target Operating Model skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Target Operating Model over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

Target Operating Model (TOM)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 66 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12 +42
Contract jobs citing Target Operating Model 7 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
10th Percentile £453 £347 -
25th Percentile £458 £376 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £425 £340
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% +25.00% -
75th Percentile £713 £470 £350
90th Percentile £758 £497 -
England median daily rate £575 £550 £538
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +2.38%

Target Operating Model 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 1,094 756 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.85% 79.92% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 503 492
10th Percentile £213 £190 £238
25th Percentile £350 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £522 £488 £488
90th Percentile £614 £600 £577
England median daily rate £545 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 39 43
10th Percentile £9.74 £9.20 £10.00
25th Percentile £13.95 £10.59 £11.56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.86 £14.17
Median % change year-on-year +26.10% +11.93% -0.77%
75th Percentile £28.75 £26.46 £20.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.50 £43.20
England median hourly rate £26.98 £24.47 £21.57
% change year-on-year +10.26% +13.44% -4.13%

Target Operating Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Target Operating Model as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Target Operating Model in the East Midlands

Target Operating Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Target Operating Model in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Target Operating Model in the East Midlands

Target Operating Model
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Target Operating Model in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Target Operating Model in the East Midlands

Target Operating Model
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 Target Operating Model within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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 +6 3 £563 +20.32%
Leicestershire - 2 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £465 -
Target Operating Model
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Target Operating Model 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 Target Operating Model.

1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) Agile
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Business Case
2 3 (42.86%) Workshop Facilitation
2 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
3 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
3 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
3 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Influencing Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis

Target Operating Model
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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Fargate
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (14.29%) GCP
1 1 (14.29%) Route 53
1 1 (14.29%) Serverless
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) GLBP
1 1 (14.29%) HSRP
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) RIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
3 2 (28.57%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Business Case
2 3 (42.86%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) pfSense
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) CloudForms
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware