Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving 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.

Problem-Solving
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 11 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 5 2 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.63% 3.13% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 8.70% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
10th Percentile £103 " £275
25th Percentile £122 £120 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £160 £128 £400
Median % change year-on-year +25.12% -68.03% +23.08%
75th Percentile £172 £136 £472
90th Percentile £176 " £500
East of England median daily rate £350 £390 £450
% change year-on-year -10.26% -13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.68 £17.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -13.65% +13.33%

Problem-Solving 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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88 23 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 81.48% 35.94% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 14 133
10th Percentile £98 £127 £224
25th Percentile £186 £169 £303
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £331 £300 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.42% -25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £388 £384 £519
90th Percentile £536 £428 £602
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -51.92% +62.50% +14.29%
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £45.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -60.56% +160.87% -1.43%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Norfolk

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Norfolk.

Daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in Norfolk

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Norfolk.

Hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in Norfolk

Problem-Solving
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Norfolk 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
Norwich -14 2 £127 - 5
King's Lynn - 2 £173 -
Problem-Solving
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 4 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
General
1 4 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Renewable Energy
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com