Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 41 67
Rank change year-on-year -25 +26 +3
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 32 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.20% 3.42% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.93% 10.07% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 11
Reading median daily rate £450 £393 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +78.41% -47.15%
10th Percentile £278 £231 £109
90th Percentile £540 £619 £419
Berkshire median daily rate £340 £406 £300
% change year-on-year -16.31% +35.42% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Reading median hourly rate £8.25 £19.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.58% -37.19% +144.44%
10th Percentile £7.78 £18.00 £24.48
90th Percentile £11.13 £20.00 £35.43
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year - -40.74% +54.29%

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 462 427 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.82% 34.00% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 221 249
Reading median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £190 £250 £188
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 19
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.84% -19.15% +56.67%
10th Percentile £7.83 £11.10 £18.19
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.75 £45.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.06 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -6.30% -18.92% -5.13%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Reading

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Reading

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Reading over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Reading

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (59.38%) Finance
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (50.00%) Workflow
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
8 11 (34.38%) Mandarin Language
9 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (28.13%) Data Entry
10 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (28.13%) Oracle
10 9 (28.13%) SAP
11 7 (21.88%) Customer-Centricity
12 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) Project Management
13 5 (15.63%) Creative Thinking
13 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
14 4 (12.50%) Network Security
14 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
14 4 (12.50%) BCP
14 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
14 4 (12.50%) C
14 4 (12.50%) CCNP
14 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (12.50%) LAN
14 4 (12.50%) VoIP

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (53.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) DVB
2 1 (3.13%) GPRS
2 1 (3.13%) GSM
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) Redis
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (34.38%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (6.25%) French Language
4 2 (6.25%) German Language
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Coordinator
2 11 (34.38%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (15.63%) Project Assistant
4 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) ADO
1 1 (3.13%) Ajax
1 1 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) jQuery
1 1 (3.13%) Kafka
1 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.13%) Sensu
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Workflow
2 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (28.13%) Data Entry
3 7 (21.88%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (12.50%) BCP
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (3.13%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) AWK
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCNP
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Grafana
1 1 (3.13%) Graphite
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
1 1 (3.13%) Mesos
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Salt
1 1 (3.13%) StatsD
1 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) New Relic
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk