Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Decision Table skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision Table over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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.

Decision Tables
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 854 830 874
Rank change year-on-year -24 +44 -18
Contract jobs citing Decision Table 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
England median daily rate £463 £463 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +68.18% -31.25%
10th Percentile £425 £397 £263
90th Percentile £619 £541 £288
UK median daily rate £463 £463 £275
% change year-on-year - +68.18% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Decision Table 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,635 75,535 85,779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.31% 85.72% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,705 49,826 57,221
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,186 1,877 2,059
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.85
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.47 £23.75
% change year-on-year -14.17% +3.02% +9.20%

Decision Table
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Decision Table as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Decision Table in England

Decision Table
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Decision Table in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision Table in England

Decision Table
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision Table in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision Table in England

Decision Table
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision Table in England

Decision Table
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table within the England region over the 6 months to 15 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
South West - 4 £450 -
North of England -23 1 £475 +11.44%
London - 1 - -
North West - 1 £475 -
Decision Table
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Decision Table 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 England region with a requirement for Decision Table.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Decision Tree
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC

Decision Table
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripter
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Decision Tree
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle