Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 45 70
Rank change year-on-year -15 +25 -6
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 38 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.41% 3.46% 1.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.17% 9.98% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 12
Reading median daily rate £375 £393 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +78.41% -47.62%
10th Percentile £243 £206 £109
90th Percentile £468 £605 £407
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £419 £275
% change year-on-year -4.48% +52.27% -24.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Reading median hourly rate £11.50 - £24.50
10th Percentile £7.80 - £21.45
90th Percentile £47.50 - £34.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +24.27%

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 465 441 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 29.47% 34.64% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 248 237
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £185 £211 £188
90th Percentile £623 £550 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 21
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -58.33% +121.54%
10th Percentile £8.21 £10.55 £18.56
90th Percentile £48.63 £38.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +63.27% -41.67% +14.74%

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 11 December 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

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Reading over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 19 (50.00%) Workflow
5 16 (42.11%) Degree
6 15 (39.47%) Mandarin Language
7 14 (36.84%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (28.95%) Customer-Centricity
9 10 (26.32%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) SAP
10 9 (23.68%) Data Entry
10 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (21.05%) CCNP
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.79%) ITIL
12 6 (15.79%) C
12 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
12 6 (15.79%) Creative Thinking
13 5 (13.16%) LAN
13 5 (13.16%) VoIP
13 5 (13.16%) WAN
13 5 (13.16%) BCP
13 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
13 5 (13.16%) Network Security
13 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
14 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving

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 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 5 (13.16%) VoIP
2 5 (13.16%) WAN
3 3 (7.89%) BGP
3 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) OSPF
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) DVB
4 1 (2.63%) GPRS
4 1 (2.63%) GSM
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.63%) Redis
General
1 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (39.47%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Coordinator
2 15 (39.47%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Assistant
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IP Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Junior Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Project Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.63%) Kafka
1 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.63%) Sensu
1 1 (2.63%) WinForms
1 1 (2.63%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.26%) VHDL
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Workflow
2 11 (28.95%) Customer-Centricity
3 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (23.68%) Data Entry
4 6 (15.79%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) BCP
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) ERP
9 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.63%) Open Source
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) AWK
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) CCNP
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CWNA
3 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
3 3 (7.89%) JNCIP
3 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Grafana
1 1 (2.63%) Graphite
1 1 (2.63%) Kibana
1 1 (2.63%) Mesos
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Salt
1 1 (2.63%) StatsD
1 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Huawei
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) New Relic
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) Workday