Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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.

Collaborative Working
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 186 158
Rank change year-on-year +23 -28 +5
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 47 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.48% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.58% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 17
East of England median daily rate £475 £431 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.14% -9.21% +46.15%
10th Percentile £329 £209 £413
90th Percentile £605 £600 £530
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East of England median hourly rate - - £14.50
England median hourly rate £43.50 £34.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.09% +38.00% -1.96%

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 4,285 4,346 4,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.68% 84.31% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,532 2,498 2,340
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £240 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 272 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £28.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.43% -7.26% +31.91%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.50 £12.77
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Cambridgeshire +30 19 £365 -9.03% 19
Essex -4 17 £500 -9.01% 2
Hertfordshire -2 6 £428 +3.01% 15
Bedfordshire +11 4 £430 +14.67% 1
Norfolk - 1 £275 - 3
Collaborative Working
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) C
4 12 (25.53%) Perl
4 12 (25.53%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) JIRA
5 11 (23.40%) ITIL
5 11 (23.40%) DevOps
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.28%) Innovative Thinking
6 10 (21.28%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (21.28%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (17.02%) Creative Thinking
8 8 (17.02%) GitHub
8 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
8 8 (17.02%) JSON
8 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.02%) Atlassian
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
8 8 (17.02%) HTTP
8 8 (17.02%) HTML
8 8 (17.02%) Java
8 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.89%) C++
9 7 (14.89%) Broadband

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 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) GitHub
2 4 (8.51%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (17.02%) HTTP
3 7 (14.89%) Broadband
3 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) DLNA
3 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) DSL
3 7 (14.89%) FTP
3 7 (14.89%) Internet
3 7 (14.89%) IPv4
3 7 (14.89%) IPv6
3 7 (14.89%) UPnP
3 7 (14.89%) VoIP
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 5 (10.64%) WLAN
5 3 (6.38%) Bluetooth
5 3 (6.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) JIRA
2 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.89%) GitLab
4 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Gradle
5 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Perl Scripter
3 5 (10.64%) Python Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Test Scripter
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Service Design Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) HTML
1 8 (17.02%) JSON
2 7 (14.89%) Ajax
2 7 (14.89%) CGI
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.13%) JMS
4 1 (2.13%) JPA
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) Sass
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (14.89%) Media Streaming
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Android
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
2 11 (23.40%) DevOps
2 11 (23.40%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (21.28%) Innovative Thinking
3 10 (21.28%) Scrum
4 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (17.02%) Creative Thinking
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (14.89%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (14.89%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.77%) Open Source
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C
2 12 (25.53%) Perl
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
3 8 (17.02%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) C++
4 7 (14.89%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Kibana
3 1 (2.13%) logstash
3 1 (2.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.26%) Acronis
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Veeam
4 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Snow