Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Problem-Solving
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 4 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 5.06% 9.30% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 10.53% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £300 £295 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -37.47% +57.25%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate - - £12.05
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £28.50 £16.50 £12.05
% change year-on-year +72.73% +36.93% -69.88%

Problem-Solving 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 Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75 76 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 94.94% 88.37% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 47
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £236 £178
90th Percentile £483 £482 £563
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate £10.69 - £14.20
10th Percentile £9.77 - £12.16
90th Percentile £11.46 - £21.86
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +2.70% -42.64% +53.57%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Hemel Hempstead

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Problem-Solving in Hemel Hempstead.

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in Hemel Hempstead

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Hemel Hempstead.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Migration

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto