Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 114 118
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 45 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.91% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.22% 3.38% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 9
Leeds median daily rate £325 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +46.15% -10.34%
10th Percentile £157 £107 £105
90th Percentile £530 £638 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £406 £420
% change year-on-year -16.77% -3.45% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate £11.00 - £11.00
10th Percentile £9.00 - £10.50
90th Percentile £12.85 - £11.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £18.20

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 724 622 835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.69% 28.26% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 467 517
Leeds median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £310 £275 £253
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -0.61% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 11 11
Leeds median hourly rate £17.91 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.92% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £24.91 £21.75 £26.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.46 £14.65 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.32% +1.03% -3.33%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, 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 19 (42.22%) Test Automation
2 18 (40.00%) Linux
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 15 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (24.44%) Windows
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.00%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 4 (8.89%) Skype
10 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.89%) ITIL
10 4 (8.89%) Degree
10 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
10 4 (8.89%) Android
10 4 (8.89%) iPhone
10 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
11 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (6.67%) SCCM
11 3 (6.67%) Selenium
11 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 3 (6.67%) SQL

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 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) 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 3 (6.67%) 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 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Gatling
2 1 (2.22%) JMeter
2 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.22%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Automation Tester
1 13 (28.89%) Tester
2 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Developer in Test
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) REST
1 2 (4.44%) SOAP
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) RESTful
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) iPhone
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) CCTV
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Windows
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Android
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Test Automation
2 15 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Coaching
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.44%) SDET
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PMO
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) 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%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) CommVault
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) SAP