Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 109 118
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 45 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.89% 1.03% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.91% 3.37% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 10
Leeds median daily rate £375 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +44.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £235 £106
90th Percentile £484 £638 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £422 £420
% change year-on-year -5.10% +0.36% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Leeds median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £10.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +19.11% -36.54%
10th Percentile £8.85 £12.00 £8.58
90th Percentile £14.30 £12.00 £12.42
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -11.96%

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 761 683 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.88% 30.52% 34.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 513 562
Leeds median daily rate £425 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £275
90th Percentile £575 £571 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 13
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.61% -18.33%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.87 £8.96
90th Percentile £25.00 £21.23 £14.65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -1.59% +8.62% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Leeds

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Self-Motivation in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Leeds

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Leeds

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
2 13 (28.89%) Windows
3 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Linux
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) Android
6 7 (15.56%) iPhone
6 7 (15.56%) Finance
6 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.56%) Skype for Business
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.56%) Skype
6 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
6 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (13.33%) .NET
8 5 (11.11%) MVC
8 5 (11.11%) C#
8 5 (11.11%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.11%) SOLID
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
9 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.89%) Web Development

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (15.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Slack
2 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Skype
2 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) QlikView
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) Gatling
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) JMeter
1 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.22%) YouTrack
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Tester
4 5 (11.11%) IT Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Struts
4 1 (2.22%) Tapestry
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) iPhone
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) CCTV
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Life Science
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 7 (15.56%) Android
4 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
2 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.11%) MVC
4 5 (11.11%) OO
4 5 (11.11%) SOLID
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PMO
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Dell
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
3 2 (4.44%) F5
3 2 (4.44%) NetApp
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) CommVault
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) SAP