Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Post-Production skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Post-Production over the 6 months to 18 October 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.

Post-Production
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 797 836
Rank change year-on-year +35 +39 +15
Contract jobs citing Post-Production 87 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.056% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.065% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 13
England median daily rate £475 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.15% +24.06%
10th Percentile £187 £356 £208
90th Percentile £720 £578 £649
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +24.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
UK median hourly rate £31.07 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.96% - -

Post-Production 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 81,241 78,493 84,179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.22% 85.90% 85.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,247 52,460 56,108
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £630 £605
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,179 1,864 2,221
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.45%

Post-Production
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Post-Production as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Post-Production in England

Post-Production
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Post-Production in England

Post-Production
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Post-Production in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Post-Production in England

Post-Production
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Post-Production in England

Post-Production
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 Post-Production within the England region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
London +33 72 £508 -0.98% 19
Midlands - 6 £190 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £190 - 1
South East -23 5 £725 +100.00% 3
East of England -6 1 - -
North of England - 1 £400 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 3
Post-Production
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Post-Production 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 Post-Production.

1 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (33.33%) Banking
3 29 (33.33%) Migration
4 27 (31.03%) Finance
5 24 (27.59%) Front Office
6 22 (25.29%) Performance Management
6 22 (25.29%) Private Banking
7 20 (22.99%) Programme Management
8 17 (19.54%) Java
9 16 (18.39%) JIRA
9 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
11 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
11 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.94%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (12.64%) Linux
13 10 (11.49%) SQL
13 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
13 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
13 10 (11.49%) MuleSoft
14 9 (10.34%) Test Strategy
14 9 (10.34%) Kanban
14 9 (10.34%) Windows
14 9 (10.34%) MySQL
14 9 (10.34%) Oracle
14 9 (10.34%) HTML
14 9 (10.34%) Project Management
15 8 (9.20%) Scrum

Post-Production
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 5 (5.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) Drupal
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.60%) AutoCAD
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.15%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (1.15%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (1.15%) Maya
5 1 (1.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.15%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.15%) ScheduALL
2 1 (1.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Force.com
2 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (2.30%) Apigee
4 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Firewall
1 6 (6.90%) Junos
1 6 (6.90%) MPLS
1 6 (6.90%) VPN
2 5 (5.75%) BGP
2 5 (5.75%) L2TP
2 5 (5.75%) OSPF
2 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.75%) WAN
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
3 4 (4.60%) LAN
3 4 (4.60%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (2.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) Multicast
5 1 (1.15%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.15%) MS Access
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) JIRA
2 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.20%) Subversion
5 6 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.60%) Toad
6 4 (4.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.30%) Maven
8 1 (1.15%) Grunt
8 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (33.33%) Banking
2 27 (31.03%) Finance
3 24 (27.59%) Front Office
4 22 (25.29%) Private Banking
5 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Law
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Automotive
7 1 (1.15%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Developer
2 8 (9.20%) Consultant
2 8 (9.20%) Development Manager
2 8 (9.20%) Head of Technology
2 8 (9.20%) Salesforce Developer
3 6 (6.90%) Finance Manager
4 5 (5.75%) Salesforce Specialist
5 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Database Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Architect
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 3 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) HTML
2 7 (8.05%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) XML
3 6 (6.90%) SOAP
4 5 (5.75%) Apache Camel
4 5 (5.75%) CSS
4 5 (5.75%) JSP
4 5 (5.75%) SailPoint
4 5 (5.75%) Servlets
5 4 (4.60%) jQuery
5 4 (4.60%) LDAP
5 4 (4.60%) SPML
5 4 (4.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.45%) Ajax
6 3 (3.45%) JSON
6 3 (3.45%) LAMP
6 3 (3.45%) Node.js
6 3 (3.45%) Web Services
7 2 (2.30%) HTML5
7 2 (2.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) Wiki
3 5 (5.75%) Video\Live Streaming
3 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Animation
5 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (33.33%) Migration
4 22 (25.29%) Performance Management
5 20 (22.99%) Programme Management
6 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 9 (10.34%) Kanban
7 9 (10.34%) Project Management
7 9 (10.34%) Test Strategy
8 8 (9.20%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (9.20%) ERP
8 8 (9.20%) Scrum
8 8 (9.20%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (9.20%) User Stories
9 7 (8.05%) SDLC
10 6 (6.90%) BDD
10 6 (6.90%) Network Design
10 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.90%) Workflow
11 5 (5.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) Java
2 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.49%) SQL
4 7 (8.05%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) C#
6 5 (5.75%) BeanShell
6 5 (5.75%) PHP
6 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.60%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.45%) C
9 1 (1.15%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) ES7
9 1 (1.15%) KiXtart
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) VB6
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) ISEB
1 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) GAAP
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (11.49%) MuleSoft
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle
4 6 (6.90%) Juniper
5 5 (5.75%) Sybase
6 4 (4.60%) IBM
6 4 (4.60%) Perforce
6 4 (4.60%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.45%) Zend
8 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.15%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) Avid
9 1 (1.15%) Charles River
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) TippingPoint