Period
to 19 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 12 33 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 3.60% 4.58% 4.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 14.54% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 24
Median daily rate £525 £450 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.51% -19.86%
10th Percentile £250 £375 £375
90th Percentile £634 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £468
% change year-on-year +16.67% -3.74% +9.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
East of England median hourly rate - £53.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +231.25% -8.57%

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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 130 227 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.04% 31.48% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 131 234
Median daily rate £393 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.78% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £203 £225 £349
90th Percentile £600 £550 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 13
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -38.46% -29.73%
10th Percentile £18.95 £12.90 £15.75
90th Percentile £38.00 £38.70 £69.50
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +125.00% -15.79% -19.15%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Essex

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Essex.

Daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Essex

Self-Motivation
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in Essex over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Essex

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Essex.

Hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Essex

Self-Motivation
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea +14 4 £565 +25.56% 2
Brentwood -15 2 £600 +20.00%
Colchester +8 1 - - 4
Self-Motivation
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (25.00%) Arista
4 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Azure
4 2 (16.67%) AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) 802.11
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Operator
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Pentaho Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Database Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) API Design
4 1 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (8.33%) Epics
4 1 (8.33%) Evolutionary Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Product Backlog
4 1 (8.33%) Product Roadmap
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Arista
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) NetApp