Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 108 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 -10
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 35 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.41% 0.98% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.81% 2.94% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 9
Leeds median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.67% +10.73% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £296
90th Percentile £476 £600 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £406 £420
% change year-on-year -1.36% -3.45% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Leeds median hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £10.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.11% -36.54%
10th Percentile £8.75 £12.00 £8.58
90th Percentile £14.50 £12.00 £12.42
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 728 715 1,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.25% 33.29% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 509 655
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £300
90th Percentile £588 £558 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 15
Leeds median hourly rate £14.46 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.61% +30.61% -5.77%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.99 £8.95
90th Percentile £25.00 £21.05 £16.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £15.50 £12.54
% change year-on-year -0.24% +23.65% -1.69%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (28.57%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) OO
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (28.57%) SOLID
4 9 (25.71%) Front End Development
4 9 (25.71%) Web Development
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.29%) Android
7 5 (14.29%) iPhone
7 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 5 (14.29%) Skype
7 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.43%) Degree
8 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) VMware
9 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering

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 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Slack
2 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.86%) Gatling
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) JMeter
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Technician
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) .NET
1 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Struts
2 1 (2.86%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) iPhone
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Life Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Android
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (28.57%) OO
3 10 (28.57%) SOLID
4 9 (25.71%) Front End Development
4 9 (25.71%) Web Development
5 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) Process Management
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) CCAB
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Dell
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) F5
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Intel
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sage
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Splunk