The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Minitab products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Minitab over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Minitab, Inc.

Minitab
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 618 607
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11  
Contract jobs citing Minitab 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.042% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £390 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +1.38% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Minitab is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18659 21671 22818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.91% 44.48% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11425 13607 13668
Median daily rate £427 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 720 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Minitab
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Minitab as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Minitab in England

Minitab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Minitab in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Minitab in England

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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 Minitab within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £355 - 1
South East - 2 £456 -
Minitab
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Minitab also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Minitab.

1 6 (54.55%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (36.36%) R
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) ANOVA
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Minitab
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (18.18%) SPSS
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Insight Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Insight Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Process Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Statistician
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) HR Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HR Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) BPMN
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) R
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GMP
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (9.09%) GxP
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP