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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 19 August 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.

Mentorship
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 83 86 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34 +35
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 55 41 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.19% 1.81% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.02% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 36
10th Percentile £443 £432 £375
25th Percentile £489 £500 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £510 £500
Median % change year-on-year +27.45% +2.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £738 £540 £650
90th Percentile - £598 £738
England median daily rate £600 £540 £525
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
10th Percentile £48.25 £32.20 -
25th Percentile £56.88 £33.63 -
Median hourly rate £72.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median % change year-on-year +101.39% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £73.75 £45.25 -
90th Percentile - £50.80 -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £12.85
% change year-on-year +22.09% +234.76% -54.13%

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 2,229 2,026 1,292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.66% 89.49% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,383 1,155 802
10th Percentile £200 £155 £218
25th Percentile £363 £288 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £425 £444
Median % change year-on-year +14.12% -4.33% -1.28%
75th Percentile £600 £538 £525
90th Percentile £675 £613 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 299 80
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £14.61
Median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £22.25
Median % change year-on-year +51.85% -39.33% +30.88%
75th Percentile £52.50 £24.25 £47.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £50.00 £57.73
England median hourly rate £26.98 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.61% -8.89% +7.14%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the East of England

Mentoring
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Mentoring in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 19 August 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
Hertfordshire +11 24 £725 +48.72% 25
Essex +1 10 £528 -2.31% 5
Suffolk - 8 £650 - 2
Bedfordshire -8 5 - - 4
Cambridgeshire -20 5 £688 +37.50% 31
Norfolk +6 2 £425 -18.27% 1
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 34 (61.82%) Agile
2 29 (52.73%) Coaching
3 22 (40.00%) JIRA
4 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Scrum
5 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
5 16 (29.09%) Social Skills
6 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 12 (21.82%) Azure
7 12 (21.82%) Python
8 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (20.00%) DevOps
8 11 (20.00%) CI/CD
9 10 (18.18%) SDLC
9 10 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
9 10 (18.18%) Data Science
9 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
9 10 (18.18%) Oracle
10 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
10 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
10 9 (16.36%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (16.36%) MLOps
10 9 (16.36%) Public Sector
11 8 (14.55%) Thought Leadership
11 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (14.55%) DataOps
11 8 (14.55%) GitOps
11 8 (14.55%) JWT
11 8 (14.55%) Kubernetes
11 8 (14.55%) Data Engineering

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 8 (14.55%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.91%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Azure
2 10 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (14.55%) GCP
3 8 (14.55%) Slack
4 5 (9.09%) AWS
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
6 2 (3.64%) Google Workspace
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.82%) IaaS
7 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.82%) PaaS
7 1 (1.82%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.82%) SaaS
7 1 (1.82%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (14.55%) Parquet
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) JIRA
2 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.55%) CircleCI
4 5 (9.09%) SonarQube
5 4 (7.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) Gradle
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 16 (29.09%) Social Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Public Sector
3 8 (14.55%) Publishing
4 5 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (7.27%) Military
6 2 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.64%) Finance
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) DataOps Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Scrum Master
2 8 (14.55%) Senior DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Data Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Lead Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Data Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) JWT
1 8 (14.55%) Kafka
1 8 (14.55%) OAuth
1 8 (14.55%) OAuth2
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (9.09%) Spring
3 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.64%) Laravel
5 1 (1.82%) Android Jetpack
5 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.82%) Dagger
5 1 (1.82%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (1.82%) RxJava
5 1 (1.82%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.64%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Anti-Spyware
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) CentOS
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) VMS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile
2 29 (52.73%) Coaching
3 16 (29.09%) Scrum
3 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.00%) CI/CD
4 11 (20.00%) DevOps
5 10 (18.18%) Data Science
5 10 (18.18%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
6 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
6 9 (16.36%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (16.36%) MLOps
7 8 (14.55%) Code Coverage
7 8 (14.55%) Data Engineering
7 8 (14.55%) Data Ingestion
7 8 (14.55%) DataOps
7 8 (14.55%) GitOps
7 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (14.55%) Thought Leadership
7 8 (14.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Python
2 8 (14.55%) C++
2 8 (14.55%) Go
2 8 (14.55%) Scala
3 6 (10.91%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
3 6 (10.91%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) Bash
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) PhD
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CISA
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) NCSC
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Kubernetes
2 6 (10.91%) Ansible
3 3 (5.45%) Terraform
4 2 (3.64%) Grafana
4 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) SCCM
5 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.82%) VxRail
5 1 (1.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.82%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.82%) Planview
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow