Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Decision Table skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision Table over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

Decision Tables
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 893 861 864
Rank change year-on-year -32 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing Decision Table 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
UK median daily rate £500 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.52% -26.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £431
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Decision Table 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 84,751 81,607 87,705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.83% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,773 54,043 56,866
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,963 2,262 2,675
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.42 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.77% +4.58% +16.75%
10th Percentile £11.42 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.08% -4.00% +25.00%

Decision Table
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Decision Table as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Decision Table in the UK

Decision Table
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Decision Table.

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision Table in the UK

Decision Table
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision Table in the UK

Decision Table
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Table within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England -3 3 £500 +51.52% 3
London -19 3 £500 +51.52% 2

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Decision Table also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Decision Table.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) DFSS
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) IIBA
2 1 (33.33%) CBAP
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Decision Table
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) DFSS
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CBAP
1 1 (33.33%) IIBA
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP