Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 16 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.

Mentorship
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12 +13
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 102 143 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.25% 2.99% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 3.50% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 115 59
East of England median daily rate £513 £490 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +18.07% -9.78%
10th Percentile £397 £358 £286
90th Percentile £615 £658 £578
England median daily rate £500 £500 £451
% change year-on-year - +10.99% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
East of England median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.89% -21.38%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £23.34
% change year-on-year +51.25% -0.86% -15.13%

Mentoring 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 3,861 4,081 3,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.33% 85.22% 82.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,275 2,361 2,127
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £255 £213
90th Percentile £588 £580 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 227 295
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £31.50 £32.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% -2.78% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.92 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.88 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
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 Mentoring in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
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 Mentoring in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 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
Essex -39 38 £468 -14.92% 7
Norfolk +10 26 £523 +12.97% 3
Hertfordshire +5 19 £460 +18.71% 23
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £535 -14.40% 33
Bedfordshire +2 1 £625 +25.00% 23
Suffolk +1 1 £370 -56.47% 2
East Anglia - 1 £525 - 2
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 73 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.88%) Coaching
3 36 (35.29%) Finance
4 30 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (28.43%) Scrum
6 27 (26.47%) SOA
7 26 (25.49%) SQL
7 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
8 25 (24.51%) JIRA
9 21 (20.59%) Confluence
10 20 (19.61%) Oracle
11 19 (18.63%) Java
12 18 (17.65%) TDD
13 17 (16.67%) Kanban
13 17 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 17 (16.67%) User Stories
14 16 (15.69%) ETL
14 16 (15.69%) ISEB
15 15 (14.71%) SDLC
16 14 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
17 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
17 13 (12.75%) QA
17 13 (12.75%) Linux
17 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
17 13 (12.75%) Data Quality
18 12 (11.76%) BDD
18 12 (11.76%) XML
18 12 (11.76%) Windows

Mentoring
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 21 (20.59%) Confluence
2 6 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.90%) SAS
4 2 (1.96%) Apache
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.98%) Documentum
5 1 (0.98%) JBoss
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.98%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (0.98%) BGP
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) Intranet
3 1 (0.98%) MPLS
3 1 (0.98%) Multicast
3 1 (0.98%) OSPF
3 1 (0.98%) Skype
3 1 (0.98%) SMS
3 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) Pentaho
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.88%) Impala
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.90%) Big Data
4 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.92%) MySQL
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.94%) HBase
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.96%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.96%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) JIRA
2 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.78%) Selenium
4 10 (9.80%) JMeter
4 10 (9.80%) SoapUI
5 9 (8.82%) Bitbucket
5 9 (8.82%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.90%) GitLab
7 5 (4.90%) Maven
8 2 (1.96%) ERwin
8 2 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.96%) Subversion
8 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.96%) Xcode
8 2 (1.96%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (1.96%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Architect
2 28 (27.45%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (10.78%) Developer
4 9 (8.82%) Analyst
4 9 (8.82%) Digital Architect
4 9 (8.82%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Lead Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Test Manager
6 7 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Designer
7 6 (5.88%) Scrum Master
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Tester
9 4 (3.92%) Digital Designer
9 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (3.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) XML
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (5.88%) SOAP
3 4 (3.92%) Kafka
3 4 (3.92%) RESTful
4 3 (2.94%) CSS
4 3 (2.94%) HTML
4 3 (2.94%) JSON
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.94%) Web Services
5 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.96%) CSS3
5 2 (1.96%) HTML5
5 2 (1.96%) Java EE
5 2 (1.96%) MDX
5 2 (1.96%) Middleware
5 2 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.96%) Node.js
5 2 (1.96%) REST
5 2 (1.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.94%) PMI
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Fintech
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Windows
3 9 (8.82%) Unix
4 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.88%) Coaching
3 30 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (28.43%) Scrum
5 27 (26.47%) SOA
6 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
7 18 (17.65%) TDD
8 17 (16.67%) Kanban
8 17 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 17 (16.67%) User Stories
9 16 (15.69%) ETL
10 15 (14.71%) SDLC
11 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.76%) BDD
13 11 (10.78%) DevOps
13 11 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (9.80%) Data Integration
14 10 (9.80%) Integration Testing
14 10 (9.80%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) SQL
2 19 (18.63%) Java
3 7 (6.86%) Python
4 6 (5.88%) Perl
5 5 (4.90%) C
5 5 (4.90%) Ruby
6 4 (3.92%) Apple Swift
6 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.94%) C#
7 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.96%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) Erlang
8 2 (1.96%) F#
8 2 (1.96%) Groovy
8 2 (1.96%) Haskell
8 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) ISEB
2 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (3.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.94%) Degree
7 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.94%) PMP
7 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.96%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.96%) PhD
9 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) Data Quality
1 13 (12.75%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) PMO
3 1 (0.98%) GDPR
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Docker
2 3 (2.94%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Ansible
2 3 (2.94%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.98%) QRadar
4 1 (0.98%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.88%) IBM
3 6 (5.88%) webMethods
4 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.96%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) AlienVault
6 1 (0.98%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.98%) CA
6 1 (0.98%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.98%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.98%) Pega
6 1 (0.98%) Splunk
6 1 (0.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) WSO2