Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Documentation Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Documentation Skills over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 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.

Documentation Skills
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 78 137
Rank change year-on-year -17 +59 +31
Contract jobs citing Documentation Skills 46 17 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 1.31% 0.91%
As % of the General category 3.37% 2.79% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 22
10th Percentile £380 £137 £158
25th Percentile £413 £261 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £275 £438
Median % change year-on-year +63.64% -37.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £550 £322 £523
90th Percentile £575 £393 £549
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.09 £55.00
Median % change year-on-year - -61.66% +97.66%
England median hourly rate £51.50 £32.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +59.69% -28.33% +193.83%

Documentation Skills 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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,367 610 1,902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.13% 46.85% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 336 1,118
10th Percentile £146 £196 £198
25th Percentile £291 £298 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.02%
75th Percentile £550 £500 £525
90th Percentile £637 £558 £597
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 89 155
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.53
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -55.00% +81.82% -3.65%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.50 £35.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £49.00
England median hourly rate £19.09 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.18% +20.32% +1.08%

Documentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Documentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Skills in the East of England

Documentation Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Documentation Skills in the East of England

Documentation Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Documentation Skills in the East of England

Documentation Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Documentation Skills in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Documentation Skills in the East of England

Documentation Skills
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 Documentation Skills within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -4 31 £460 +67.27% 4
Cambridgeshire -24 5 £425 - 3
Bedfordshire - 4 £425 - 3
Norfolk -13 3 £300 +115.05% 1
Essex -21 2 £550 +46.67%
Suffolk - 2 £550 -
East Anglia - 1 £390 - 1
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Documentation Skills 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 Documentation Skills.

1 32 (69.57%) Social Skills
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (41.30%) Dynamics 365
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (34.78%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (32.61%) Feature Driven Development
7 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
7 12 (26.09%) Retail
7 12 (26.09%) Migration
7 12 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (23.91%) Finance
8 11 (23.91%) Data Modelling
9 10 (21.74%) Azure
10 9 (19.57%) User Stories
10 9 (19.57%) Inventory Management
10 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Marketing
11 8 (17.39%) Presentation Skills
12 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
13 6 (13.04%) Degree
13 6 (13.04%) SQL
13 6 (13.04%) Service Management
13 6 (13.04%) Cost Management
14 5 (10.87%) Programme Delivery
14 5 (10.87%) Power Platform
14 5 (10.87%) Power BI
14 5 (10.87%) Xerox
14 5 (10.87%) Cloud Native
14 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing

Documentation Skills
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 5 (10.87%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (21.74%) Azure
3 5 (10.87%) Apigee
3 5 (10.87%) GCP
3 5 (10.87%) Power Platform
3 5 (10.87%) SaaS
4 3 (6.52%) AWS
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) VPN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
1 5 (10.87%) Wireless
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) DMZ
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Power BI
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MorphX
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Postman
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Gradle
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) MSI
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (69.57%) Social Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Retail
3 11 (23.91%) Finance
4 9 (19.57%) Marketing
5 8 (17.39%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (8.70%) General Ledger
6 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.17%) Banking
8 1 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Consultant
2 10 (21.74%) Functional Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Management Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Supply Chain Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer in Test
6 3 (6.52%) HR Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.52%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.17%) Swagger
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Cloud Native
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Feature Driven Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
3 12 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
3 12 (26.09%) Migration
4 11 (23.91%) Data Modelling
5 9 (19.57%) Inventory Management
5 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (19.57%) User Stories
6 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
7 6 (13.04%) Cost Management
7 6 (13.04%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Programme Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Supply Chain Management
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) X++
3 4 (8.70%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) Java 8
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) HND
5 2 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) CCA
6 1 (2.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Xerox
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Avaya
5 2 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Snow