Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Feasibility Study skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Feasibility Study over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 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.

Feasibility Studies
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 323 362
Rank change year-on-year -23 +39 -21
Contract jobs citing Feasibility Study 24 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 26
South East median daily rate £425 £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% -3.13%
10th Percentile £215 £304 £207
90th Percentile £550 £578 £541
England median daily rate £480 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.25 £28.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -49.11% +86.67% -57.14%

Feasibility Study 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,935 12,847 14,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.60% 83.35% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,208 7,435 9,100
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 493 555
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.63% -20.40% +13.64%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.12 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

Feasibility Study
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Feasibility Study as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Feasibility Study in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Feasibility Study in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Feasibility Study in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Feasibility Study in the South East over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Feasibility Study in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Feasibility Study in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Feasibility Study in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Feasibility Study within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Thames Valley -5 10 £425 +29.47% 2
Berkshire -11 10 £425 +21.43%
Hampshire -7 4 £230 -50.27% 3
East Sussex +4 3 £450 +63.64%
Middlesex - 3 - -
West Sussex -4 2 £375 -11.76% 1
Surrey -37 2 £450 +10.77% 4
Feasibility Study
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Feasibility Study 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 South East region with a requirement for Feasibility Study.

1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (12.50%) User Experience
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) 4G
6 3 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (12.50%) 2G
6 3 (12.50%) 3G
6 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management

Feasibility Study
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Lucidchart
2 1 (4.17%) Boomi
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) 2G
1 3 (12.50%) 3G
1 3 (12.50%) 4G
1 3 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) GDPR
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.17%) Nokia
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas