Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation 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 Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Self-Motivation
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 107 107
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 112 98 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.24% 2.00% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.95% 6.10% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 61 50
East of England median daily rate £468 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £279 £231 £132
90th Percentile £600 £600 £488
England median daily rate £425 £411 £388
% change year-on-year +3.53% +5.94% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -39.66% +107.14%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.70 £17.22
90th Percentile £49.00 £30.75 £30.70
England median hourly rate £18.79 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.27% +7.14% -2.78%

Self-Motivation 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 1,612 1,606 1,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.30% 32.80% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 930 926
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £210 £191 £201
90th Percentile £588 £573 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 116 143
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +12.36% -21.93%
10th Percentile £13.74 £10.98 £12.76
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Essex +16 43 £471 -19.86% 15
Cambridgeshire +27 40 £435 +24.29% 23
Hertfordshire -15 18 £375 -8.54% 29
Bedfordshire +8 8 £423 -22.65% 11
Suffolk -19 3 - - 3
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Self-Motivation 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 Self-Motivation.

1 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.79%) Software Engineering
3 27 (24.11%) Scrum
3 27 (24.11%) Linux
3 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (18.75%) ITIL
5 20 (17.86%) HTTP
5 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (16.96%) User Stories
7 18 (16.07%) Degree
7 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 18 (16.07%) C
8 17 (15.18%) Unix
8 17 (15.18%) TDD
8 17 (15.18%) Ansible
8 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
9 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 15 (13.39%) Deployment Automation
10 15 (13.39%) Kanban
10 15 (13.39%) Configuration Management
11 14 (12.50%) Windows
11 14 (12.50%) Subversion
11 14 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
12 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.61%) SSL
12 13 (11.61%) WAN
12 13 (11.61%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (10.71%) Finance

Self-Motivation
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 (4.46%) Confluence
2 3 (2.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.57%) InVision
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (2.68%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.89%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.89%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.89%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) Slack
4 1 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) HTTP
2 13 (11.61%) SSL
2 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
2 13 (11.61%) WAN
2 13 (11.61%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (9.82%) VoIP
4 10 (8.93%) Broadband
5 7 (6.25%) DHCP
5 7 (6.25%) DLNA
5 7 (6.25%) DNS
5 7 (6.25%) DSL
5 7 (6.25%) FTP
5 7 (6.25%) Internet
5 7 (6.25%) IPv4
5 7 (6.25%) IPv6
5 7 (6.25%) UPnP
6 6 (5.36%) Firewall
6 6 (5.36%) Wireless
7 3 (2.68%) LAN
8 2 (1.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) Big Data
2 3 (2.68%) MySQL
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.89%) GIS
4 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.50%) Subversion
3 11 (9.82%) JIRA
4 6 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.68%) Hudson
6 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.79%) Maven
6 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.89%) Gradle
7 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.89%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.46%) Military
5 1 (0.89%) Automotive
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Local Government
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Analyst
2 18 (16.07%) Architect
3 17 (15.18%) Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Incident Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Configuration Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Configuration Management Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Designer
9 5 (4.46%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.46%) IT Services Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Service Management Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Data Protection Officer
10 4 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.57%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) JSON
2 7 (6.25%) Ajax
2 7 (6.25%) CGI
2 7 (6.25%) HTML
3 5 (4.46%) SAML
4 3 (2.68%) Web Services
5 2 (1.79%) Kafka
5 2 (1.79%) Node.js
5 2 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.79%) SOAP
6 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.89%) Django
6 1 (0.89%) Dojo
6 1 (0.89%) J2EE
6 1 (0.89%) Java EE
6 1 (0.89%) JSP
6 1 (0.89%) React
6 1 (0.89%) REST
6 1 (0.89%) WCF
6 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.25%) Media Streaming
3 7 (6.25%) User Experience
4 6 (5.36%) CMDB
5 5 (4.46%) Clustering
6 4 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.57%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.68%) Animation
7 3 (2.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 3 (2.68%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.11%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Unix
3 14 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Solaris
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.79%) Software Engineering
3 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (24.11%) Scrum
4 21 (18.75%) ITIL
5 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (16.96%) User Stories
7 17 (15.18%) TDD
8 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 15 (13.39%) Configuration Management
9 15 (13.39%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (13.39%) Kanban
10 14 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
11 11 (9.82%) Creative Thinking
11 11 (9.82%) Process Improvement
12 10 (8.93%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (8.04%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (8.04%) Data Management
13 9 (8.04%) Information Management
14 8 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) C
2 10 (8.93%) C++
3 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 7 (6.25%) Java
5 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.68%) Groovy
6 3 (2.68%) Java 8
7 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.79%) C#
7 2 (1.79%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) SQL
8 1 (0.89%) Ruby
8 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.57%) MCSE
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.68%) CCNP
4 3 (2.68%) CCSP
4 3 (2.68%) CISSP
4 3 (2.68%) CSSLP
4 3 (2.68%) GCIH
4 3 (2.68%) GCWN
4 3 (2.68%) GIAC
4 3 (2.68%) ISSAP
4 3 (2.68%) ISSEP
4 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.68%) RHCA
4 3 (2.68%) RHCE
4 3 (2.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) Def Stans
1 5 (4.46%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.57%) GDPR
3 3 (2.68%) SLA
4 2 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.46%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.57%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) Firmware
3 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) KVM
5 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) Ansible
2 5 (4.46%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) Cisco
3 5 (4.46%) Remedy
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle
4 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.57%) VMware
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe
5 3 (2.68%) Avaya
5 3 (2.68%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) CommVault
6 2 (1.79%) Dell
6 2 (1.79%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.79%) Xerox
7 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.89%) Siemens
7 1 (0.89%) webMethods
7 1 (0.89%) Workday