Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 73 109
Rank change year-on-year -10 +36 +5
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 59 22 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.29% 1.69% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.88% 5.51% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 46
10th Percentile £128 £250 £133
25th Percentile £291 £333 £256
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £426 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -5.44% +1.69%
75th Percentile £500 £538 £558
90th Percentile £538 £616 £591
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
10th Percentile £11.25 " £67.70
25th Percentile £11.75 " £89.75
Median hourly rate £16.00 £39.00 £126.50
Median % change year-on-year -58.97% -69.17% +655.22%
75th Percentile £39.75 " £163.25
90th Percentile £75.30 " £185.30
England median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £20.88
% change year-on-year +62.50% -4.19% +19.29%

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 749 399 1,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.11% 30.65% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 244 716
10th Percentile £160 £170 £206
25th Percentile £300 £294 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £390 £430
Median % change year-on-year +8.97% -9.30% -4.44%
75th Percentile £538 £488 £545
90th Percentile £607 £584 £625
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 49 93
10th Percentile £12.50 £17.81 £10.48
25th Percentile £14.25 £25.75 £14.24
Median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £17.80
Median % change year-on-year -42.22% +152.81% -7.53%
75th Percentile £49.13 £47.50 £46.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £24.08 £27.87 £20.50
% change year-on-year -13.60% +35.95% +2.50%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the East of England

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

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

Hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in the East of England

Self-Motivation
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Self-Motivation in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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 27 November 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 22 £500 - 20
Hertfordshire -12 18 £475 +7.59% 25
Essex -23 9 £187 -56.17% 17
Bedfordshire -11 6 £360 - 5
Suffolk - 2 - - 6
Norfolk - 2 £73 - 4
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 39 (66.10%) Social Skills
2 23 (38.98%) Degree
3 18 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
5 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
7 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
8 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (18.64%) Python
8 11 (18.64%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (16.95%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) C
10 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
10 9 (15.25%) Microservices
11 8 (13.56%) DevOps
11 8 (13.56%) C++
11 8 (13.56%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (11.86%) .NET
12 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
12 7 (11.86%) Finance
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft 365
13 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
13 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
13 6 (10.17%) Adobe
13 6 (10.17%) DNS
13 6 (10.17%) C#
13 6 (10.17%) SQL

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 3 (5.08%) Confluence
1 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.47%) FrameMaker
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.69%) Figma
6 1 (1.69%) InVision
6 1 (1.69%) Marvel
6 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.69%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (3.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (6.78%) AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Power Platform
3 3 (5.08%) Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Serverless
4 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.39%) GCP
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) IPsec
3 3 (5.08%) 4G
3 3 (5.08%) 5G
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) HTTP
3 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.08%) LTE
3 3 (5.08%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (5.08%) SNMP
3 3 (5.08%) SSH
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) VLAN
3 3 (5.08%) WebEx
4 2 (3.39%) Modbus
4 2 (3.39%) RS-422
4 2 (3.39%) RS-485
5 1 (1.69%) MIMO
5 1 (1.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Power BI
2 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) QGIS
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Gerrit
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) JIRA
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.69%) Robot Framework
General
1 39 (66.10%) Social Skills
2 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.95%) Presentation Skills
4 8 (13.56%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (11.86%) Finance
6 6 (10.17%) Influencing Skills
7 5 (8.47%) Legal
7 5 (8.47%) Publishing
7 5 (8.47%) Retail
8 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
9 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
9 3 (5.08%) Electronics
9 3 (5.08%) Law
9 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
10 2 (3.39%) Banking
10 2 (3.39%) Marketing
10 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
11 1 (1.69%) Billing
11 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Report Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Python Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Data Protection Advisor
6 3 (5.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Radio Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.47%) XML
3 5 (8.47%) XSLT
4 4 (6.78%) React
5 3 (5.08%) .NET Core
5 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.08%) JSON
5 3 (5.08%) LDAP
5 3 (5.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (5.08%) Node.js
5 3 (5.08%) RESTful
5 3 (5.08%) WCF
5 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 3 (5.08%) WPF
6 2 (3.39%) Spring
6 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) NHS
3 3 (5.08%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (5.08%) SCADA
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.69%) Analogue Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Arduino
5 1 (1.69%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) CPLD
5 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
3 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
5 11 (18.64%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
7 9 (15.25%) Microservices
8 8 (13.56%) DevOps
9 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
9 6 (10.17%) ITIL
10 5 (8.47%) Architecture Roadmap
10 5 (8.47%) Computer Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.47%) Decision-Making
10 5 (8.47%) Multichannel Retail
10 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 5 (8.47%) SOA
11 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Python
2 9 (15.25%) C
3 8 (13.56%) C++
4 6 (10.17%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.08%) VB
7 3 (5.08%) XAML
8 2 (3.39%) Ada
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Tcl
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.08%) PhD
5 2 (3.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.08%) GxP
3 1 (1.69%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Iperf
2 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe
3 4 (6.78%) SAP
4 3 (5.08%) BT
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) Dell KACE
4 3 (5.08%) ESRI
4 3 (5.08%) Mapinfo
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Siemens
4 3 (5.08%) Wonderware
5 2 (3.39%) hybris
5 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) Altera
6 1 (1.69%) Google