Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Minimum Viable Product 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 Minimum Viable Product over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

Minimum Viable Product
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 198 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +212
Contract jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.040% 0.043% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median daily rate £600 - -
England median daily rate £550 £432 £463
% change year-on-year +27.46% -6.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Minimum Viable Product is in the Generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,573 1,560 1,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.53% 33.32% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 908 937
East of England median daily rate £450 £404 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.46% +4.19% +3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £212
90th Percentile £588 £573 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 122 142
East of England median hourly rate £21.25 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -6.58% -36.67%
10th Percentile £13.54 £10.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.13 £47.45 £43.71
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

Minimum Viable Product
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Minimum Viable Product in the East of England

Minimum Viable Product
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 Minimum Viable Product in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Minimum Viable Product in the East of England

Minimum Viable Product
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 Minimum Viable Product within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Hertfordshire -5 2 £600 -
Minimum Viable Product
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 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 Minimum Viable Product.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Minimum Viable Product
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle