Period
to 22 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 117 95
Rank change year-on-year +58 -22 +3
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 153 230 413
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 3.52% 1.98% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.49% 6.72% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 124 209
Median daily rate £435 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.19% -8.82% +10.03%
10th Percentile £160 £120 £135
90th Percentile £582 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 49
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £14.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.97% +12.94% +21.75%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £58.25 £44.60 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +3.27%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,459 3,421 4,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.54% 29.41% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 1,997 2,981
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £206 £185 £238
90th Percentile £624 £600 £588
England median daily rate £475 £470 £475
% change year-on-year +1.06% -1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 240 205
Median hourly rate £25.50 £31.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.74% +47.62% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £13.05 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £73.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £26.27 £21.51 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.12% +7.56% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Thames Valley +53 106 £422 +53.45% 37
Buckinghamshire +46 47 £485 -3.00% 14
Berkshire +28 40 £403 +53.33% 11
Hampshire +21 24 £350 -12.50% 21
West Sussex +38 21 £450 -8.07% 6
Oxfordshire +38 19 £422 - 12
Surrey +47 2 - - 18
Kent +10 1 £275 -26.67% 7
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 78 (50.98%) Degree
2 73 (47.71%) Change Management
3 70 (45.75%) Marketing
4 68 (44.44%) Time Management
5 66 (43.14%) Life Science
5 66 (43.14%) Digital Marketing
5 66 (43.14%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 66 (43.14%) Resource Allocation
5 66 (43.14%) Co-Creation
5 66 (43.14%) Value Proposition
6 22 (14.38%) Windows
7 21 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 15 (9.80%) Telecoms
12 14 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (8.50%) Project Management
13 13 (8.50%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
14 12 (7.84%) Data Modelling
14 12 (7.84%) SDLC
15 11 (7.19%) ITIL
16 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
16 10 (6.54%) Migration
16 10 (6.54%) Performance Analysis
16 10 (6.54%) Public Sector
17 9 (5.88%) Finance
17 9 (5.88%) ITSM
17 9 (5.88%) Java

Self-Motivation
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 5 (3.27%) Confluence
2 3 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.31%) Apache
3 2 (1.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.65%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.27%) Office 365
3 3 (1.96%) Apigee
3 3 (1.96%) Azure
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) AWS
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) GCP
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) 4G
2 6 (3.92%) Wireless
3 5 (3.27%) 5G
3 5 (3.27%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (2.61%) WLAN
5 3 (1.96%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.96%) 802.11
5 3 (1.96%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.96%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (1.96%) Firewall
5 3 (1.96%) GSM
5 3 (1.96%) LTE
5 3 (1.96%) MIMO
5 3 (1.96%) NFC
5 3 (1.96%) Skype
5 3 (1.96%) UMTS
5 3 (1.96%) VoLTE
5 3 (1.96%) VoWiFi
5 3 (1.96%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.96%) Big Data
2 3 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.31%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.31%) HBase
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.65%) Power BI
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) JIRA
2 5 (3.27%) Subversion
3 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (1.96%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.65%) FishEye
5 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 70 (45.75%) Marketing
2 15 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.54%) Public Sector
4 9 (5.88%) Finance
5 2 (1.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (12.42%) Analyst
2 16 (10.46%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 16 (10.46%) Healthcare Manager
2 16 (10.46%) Marketing Manager
3 10 (6.54%) Architect
4 7 (4.58%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (3.92%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (3.92%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 6 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 5 (3.27%) Consultant
6 5 (3.27%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (3.27%) Security Consultant
6 5 (3.27%) Support Engineer
7 4 (2.61%) Data Analyst
7 4 (2.61%) Radio Engineer
7 4 (2.61%) RF Engineer
8 3 (1.96%) Governance Consultant
8 3 (1.96%) Information Governance Consultant
8 3 (1.96%) Technical Leader
8 3 (1.96%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.96%) J2EE
1 3 (1.96%) RESTful
1 3 (1.96%) Web Services
1 3 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) Kafka
2 1 (0.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.65%) OpenCL
2 1 (0.65%) OpenGL
2 1 (0.65%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (0.65%) REST
2 1 (0.65%) SAML
2 1 (0.65%) SOAP
2 1 (0.65%) Velocity
2 1 (0.65%) Vulkan
2 1 (0.65%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 66 (43.14%) Life Science
2 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.61%) CMDB
4 4 (2.61%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.96%) Marketing Technology
5 3 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.31%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.31%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.38%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Unix
3 5 (3.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.71%) Change Management
2 68 (44.44%) Time Management
3 66 (43.14%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 66 (43.14%) Co-Creation
3 66 (43.14%) Digital Marketing
3 66 (43.14%) Resource Allocation
3 66 (43.14%) Value Proposition
4 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (8.50%) Data Analysis
6 13 (8.50%) Project Management
7 12 (7.84%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.84%) SDLC
8 11 (7.19%) ITIL
9 10 (6.54%) Migration
9 10 (6.54%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (5.88%) ITSM
11 8 (5.23%) Analytics
11 8 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.88%) Java
2 5 (3.27%) C
3 4 (2.61%) MATLAB
4 3 (1.96%) C++
4 3 (1.96%) Scala
5 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.31%) Python
5 2 (1.31%) SQL
6 1 (0.65%) AWK
6 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) C-shell
6 1 (0.65%) GLSL
6 1 (0.65%) HLSL
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) Perl
6 1 (0.65%) sed
6 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 78 (50.98%) Degree
2 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.31%) CCNA
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) MCP
7 1 (0.65%) CCA
7 1 (0.65%) CCIE
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HNC
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 3 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.65%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.31%) SCCM
1 2 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.65%) Ansible
2 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.23%) Google
3 7 (4.58%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.61%) Cisco
5 3 (1.96%) Adobe
5 3 (1.96%) IBM
5 3 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.96%) Remedy
5 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.96%) VMware
6 2 (1.31%) Juniper
6 2 (1.31%) McAfee
6 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix
7 1 (0.65%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.65%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.65%) Huawei
7 1 (0.65%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds