Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 103 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 25 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.36% 1.60% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.36% 5.97% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 17
Leeds median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £130 £314 £250
90th Percentile £503 £448 £593
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Leeds median hourly rate £21.89 £10.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.43% -12.50% +19.11%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.89 £10.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +108.43% -12.50% +9.09%

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 574 670 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.28% 26.86% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 421 493
Leeds median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -1.23%
10th Percentile £275 £310 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £568
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 8
Leeds median hourly rate £21.42 £16.31 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.34% +34.89% +3.14%
10th Percentile £14.94 £9.23 £11.35
90th Percentile £35.00 £30.98 £31.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.41 £14.03
% change year-on-year +7.41% +24.09% +7.92%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.00%) Tableau
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (20.00%) NHS
6 5 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (16.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) WebTrends
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) Adobe
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Confluence
7 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (16.00%) Tag Management
7 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Google

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 (16.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS
5 1 (4.00%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) HBase
2 1 (4.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.00%) Public Sector
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Kafka
1 1 (4.00%) MDX
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Operations Management
5 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (16.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 4 (16.00%) Tag Management
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.00%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Tableau
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 4 (16.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Alteryx
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft