Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 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-Making
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 52 39 82
Rank change year-on-year -13 +43 -1
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 28 1 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.45% 0.30% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 0.34% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 3
10th Percentile £481 " £302
25th Percentile £525 " £362
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 - £475
75th Percentile £675 " £494
90th Percentile £681 " £498
East of England median daily rate £550 £488 £473
% change year-on-year +12.82% +3.17% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -59.09% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.91 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -80.15% +116.67% +36.36%

Decision-Making 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 712 295 1,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.79% 87.54% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 146 655
10th Percentile £231 £257 £263
25th Percentile £363 £331 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £448 £450
Median % change year-on-year +6.15% -0.56% +7.46%
75th Percentile £588 £525 £513
90th Percentile £675 £588 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 28 54
10th Percentile £12.23 £13.35 £10.41
25th Percentile £13.63 £29.31 £11.17
Median hourly rate £36.75 £45.00 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year -18.33% +160.87% -0.71%
75th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £57.20 £66.00 £49.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £45.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -60.56% +160.87% -1.43%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Hertfordshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Hertfordshire

Decision-Making
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Hertfordshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Hertfordshire

Decision-Making
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Decision-Making in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Decision-Making in Hertfordshire

Decision-Making
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
Watford - 15 £650 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £575 -
Hatfield - 3 £538 - 1
Stevenage - 2 - - 4
Decision-Making
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 14 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) OO
2 12 (42.86%) AWS
2 12 (42.86%) Docker
2 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 12 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 12 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (42.86%) Terraform
2 12 (42.86%) Architectural Design
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
3 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 8 (28.57%) CircleCI
3 8 (28.57%) Travis CI
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.86%) Retail
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Social Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.14%) User Experience
9 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.57%) Marvel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) AWS
1 12 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.57%) Miro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) CircleCI
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) Travis CI
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Social Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 2 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.57%) French Language
6 1 (3.57%) German Language
6 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
1 12 (42.86%) Cloud Architect
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Accountant
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Data Strategist
4 1 (3.57%) Designer
4 1 (3.57%) Head of Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Head of Data Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Process Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Controller
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Accountant
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Controller
4 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (42.86%) Architectural Design
2 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
2 12 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Coaching
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.14%) Project Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ACCA
1 1 (3.57%) CIMA
1 1 (3.57%) CISA
1 1 (3.57%) CISM
1 1 (3.57%) CISMP
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Accessibility
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (3.57%) NEBOSH
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Kubernetes
1 12 (42.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy
1 1 (3.57%) SAP