Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 113 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 99 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.00% 1.77% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.31% 5.51% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 60 36
East of England median daily rate £468 £419 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.64% -4.29% +10.06%
10th Percentile £284 £139 £199
90th Percentile £600 £595 £544
England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +0.12% +9.55% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
East of England median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -60.00% +125.81%
10th Percentile £14.33 £13.50 £18.40
90th Percentile £43.75 £14.50 £45.65
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.68 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.95% +15.00% -6.45%

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 1,569 1,633 1,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.74% 32.07% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 971 858
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £192 £180
90th Percentile £589 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 86 120
East of England median hourly rate £19.13 £38.13 £29.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.84% +31.23% +29.13%
10th Percentile £12.91 £12.43 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +3 35 £550 -6.46% 8
Cambridgeshire +25 29 £415 -0.90% 39
Hertfordshire -8 26 £538 +79.17% 28
Bedfordshire +5 4 £370 -25.06% 6
Suffolk -8 4 - - 2
Norfolk +4 1 £325 +30.00% 4
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 30 (30.30%) Linux
3 28 (28.28%) Scrum
3 28 (28.28%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (21.21%) HTTP
5 21 (21.21%) Git (software)
5 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
6 19 (19.19%) Ansible
7 18 (18.18%) TDD
8 17 (17.17%) ITIL
8 17 (17.17%) User Stories
9 16 (16.16%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (16.16%) Finance
10 15 (15.15%) Subversion
10 15 (15.15%) Kanban
10 15 (15.15%) Unix
10 15 (15.15%) C
10 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
10 15 (15.15%) Strategic Thinking
11 14 (14.14%) SSL
11 14 (14.14%) Configuration Management
12 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.13%) Windows
13 12 (12.12%) Creative Thinking
14 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
14 11 (11.11%) Degree
14 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (11.11%) VoIP

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 4 (4.04%) JBoss
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) WildFly
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (5.05%) InVision
5 4 (4.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (4.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (4.04%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (4.04%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) Slack
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Serverless
4 1 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) HTTP
2 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.14%) SSL
4 11 (11.11%) VoIP
4 11 (11.11%) WAN
5 10 (10.10%) Broadband
5 10 (10.10%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (9.09%) DNS
7 7 (7.07%) DHCP
7 7 (7.07%) DLNA
7 7 (7.07%) DSL
7 7 (7.07%) FTP
7 7 (7.07%) Internet
7 7 (7.07%) IPv4
7 7 (7.07%) IPv6
7 7 (7.07%) UPnP
8 5 (5.05%) Wireless
9 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.02%) 3GPP
10 2 (2.02%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.03%) MySQL
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.02%) GIS
3 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (1.01%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.15%) Subversion
3 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.09%) JIRA
5 5 (5.05%) Hudson
5 5 (5.05%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.03%) Maven
7 2 (2.02%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.02%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.02%) ClearQuest
7 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.02%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.01%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.01%) Gradle
8 1 (1.01%) Selenium
8 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Avionics
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) Architect
3 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (11.11%) Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Incident Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Designer
7 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.05%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Service Management Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Digital Designer
9 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.04%) UI Designer
10 3 (3.03%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) JSON
2 8 (8.08%) HTML
3 7 (7.07%) Ajax
3 7 (7.07%) CGI
4 5 (5.05%) SAML
5 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.03%) Node.js
5 3 (3.03%) SOAP
6 2 (2.02%) Dojo
6 2 (2.02%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.02%) Java EE
6 2 (2.02%) Kafka
6 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.02%) React
6 2 (2.02%) REST
7 1 (1.01%) Django
7 1 (1.01%) Spring
7 1 (1.01%) WCF
7 1 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (1.01%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Media Streaming
2 6 (6.06%) User Experience
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Clustering
3 5 (5.05%) Graphic Design
4 4 (4.04%) Animation
4 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
7 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) Unix
3 13 (13.13%) Windows
4 8 (8.08%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 28 (28.28%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (28.28%) Scrum
4 24 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
6 18 (18.18%) TDD
7 17 (17.17%) ITIL
7 17 (17.17%) User Stories
8 16 (16.16%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (15.15%) Kanban
9 15 (15.15%) Strategic Thinking
10 14 (14.14%) Configuration Management
11 12 (12.12%) Creative Thinking
12 9 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (9.09%) Service Management
13 8 (8.08%) Innovative Thinking
13 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2
13 8 (8.08%) Project Management
14 7 (7.07%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) C
2 10 (10.10%) C++
2 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (8.08%) Embedded C
5 6 (6.06%) Python
6 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.03%) Groovy
7 3 (3.03%) Java 8
8 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.02%) C#
8 2 (2.02%) Ruby
8 2 (2.02%) SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.01%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ISEB
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PMP
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) GDPR
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) ECSS
2 1 (1.01%) MIL-STD-1553
2 1 (1.01%) PMO
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.05%) Docker
4 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.01%) Firmware
5 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) KVM
5 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Ansible
2 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 5 (5.05%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.02%) Salt
4 2 (2.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) Cisco
2 5 (5.05%) Remedy
3 4 (4.04%) Adobe
3 4 (4.04%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) Avaya
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle
5 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Dell
5 2 (2.02%) Perforce
5 2 (2.02%) Xerox
6 1 (1.01%) Apple
6 1 (1.01%) BMC
6 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.01%) Progress
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.01%) Siemens
6 1 (1.01%) webMethods
6 1 (1.01%) Zerto