Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

Collaborative Working
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 173 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22 +15
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 42 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 0.51% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.60% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 19
East of England median daily rate £428 £413 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.64% -6.99% +36.46%
10th Percentile £329 £218 £168
90th Percentile £643 £600 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £38.50
England median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +26.15% -7.14% +57.62%

Collaborative Working 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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,789 4,030 3,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.57% 85.31% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,240 2,321 2,135
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £255 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 230 296
East of England median hourly rate £19.13 £32.33 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.85% -0.52% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.80 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.82 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year +0.27% -2.34% +4.35%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in the East of England

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Collaborative Working in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in the East of England

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in the East of England

Collaborative Working
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Collaborative Working in the East of England

Collaborative Working
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +22 17 £400 -0.31% 15
Essex -4 12 £550 +0.09% 2
Hertfordshire +1 8 £428 +52.68% 11
Norfolk - 2 £275 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £380 - 2
Suffolk +2 1 - -
Collaborative Working
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 of England region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) DevOps
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
4 10 (23.81%) Python
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
5 9 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (21.43%) C
5 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 8 (19.05%) Perl
6 8 (19.05%) Degree
7 7 (16.67%) JSON
7 7 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 7 (16.67%) HTTP
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 7 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
7 7 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) DLNA
8 6 (14.29%) DNS

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Documentum
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (16.67%) HTTP
3 6 (14.29%) Broadband
3 6 (14.29%) DHCP
3 6 (14.29%) DLNA
3 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) DSL
3 6 (14.29%) FTP
3 6 (14.29%) Internet
3 6 (14.29%) IPv4
3 6 (14.29%) IPv6
3 6 (14.29%) UPnP
3 6 (14.29%) VoIP
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) WLAN
5 3 (7.14%) Bluetooth
5 3 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Zeppelin
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Gradle
5 1 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Perl Scripter
2 5 (11.90%) Python Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Test Scripter
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.38%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) JSON
3 6 (14.29%) Ajax
3 6 (14.29%) CGI
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.38%) JPA
5 1 (2.38%) Kafka
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) Sass
5 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (14.29%) Media Streaming
3 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) CMDB
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Android
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) DevOps
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
6 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
6 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
7 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Python
2 9 (21.43%) C
3 8 (19.05%) Perl
4 7 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) Java
7 4 (9.52%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) Ruby
9 2 (4.76%) C#
10 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Def Stans
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Kibana
3 1 (2.38%) logstash
3 1 (2.38%) Mesos
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.14%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.76%) Acronis
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Veeam
3 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) BMC
4 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Pega
4 1 (2.38%) Progress
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Snow
4 1 (2.38%) Talend