Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Minitab products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Minitab over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Minitab, Inc.

Minitab
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 634 679
Rank change year-on-year -31 +45 +6
Contract jobs citing Minitab 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.004% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.009% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
UK excluding London median daily rate - £456 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.74% +10.71%
UK median daily rate - £355 £388
% change year-on-year - -8.39% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.12
UK median hourly rate - - £17.12

Minitab is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the UK excluding London.

All Vendors
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 23,808 23,001 27,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 43.40% 44.11% 46.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,919 13,381 16,048
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £224
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,317 1,112 1,398
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% -0.69% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.02 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Minitab
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Minitab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Minitab in the UK excluding London

Minitab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Minitab in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Minitab in the UK excluding London

Minitab
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Minitab in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Minitab in the UK excluding London

Minitab
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Minitab within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Scotland - 2 - -
Minitab
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Minitab 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Minitab.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

Minitab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Product Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Products Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft