Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Post-Production skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Post-Production 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.

Post-Production
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 807 840
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -16
Contract jobs citing Post-Production 65 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.060% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.071% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 26
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% +17.65%
10th Percentile £356 £163 £240
90th Percentile £605 £551 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Post-Production 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%

Post-Production
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Post-Production as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Post-Production in the UK

Post-Production
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Post-Production in the UK

Post-Production
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Post-Production over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Post-Production in the UK

Post-Production
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Post-Production in the UK

Post-Production
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Post-Production 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 +7 65 £475 +5.56% 12
London -1 45 £550 +214.29% 8
UK excluding London +14 20 £438 -2.78% 4
South East -8 11 £363 - 2
South West - 9 £475 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Post-Production 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 Post-Production.

1 45 (69.23%) Migration
2 42 (64.62%) XML
3 41 (63.08%) Data Migration
3 41 (63.08%) Data Quality
4 40 (61.54%) Data Transformation
4 40 (61.54%) Data Cleansing
4 40 (61.54%) Data Modelling
4 40 (61.54%) SQL
4 40 (61.54%) JSON
5 33 (50.77%) Oracle
6 31 (47.69%) Big Data
6 31 (47.69%) Relational Database
7 30 (46.15%) Coaching
7 30 (46.15%) Collaborative Working
8 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
9 25 (38.46%) DV Cleared
10 20 (30.77%) Java
10 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (29.23%) Apache
12 16 (24.62%) PL/SQL
12 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.62%) JMS
12 16 (24.62%) Finance
12 16 (24.62%) Hadoop
12 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (24.62%) MapReduce
12 16 (24.62%) Kafka
12 16 (24.62%) HBase
12 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database
13 15 (23.08%) Oracle Flashback

Post-Production
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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (29.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.54%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) 3GPP
1 2 (3.08%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (3.08%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) Big Data
1 31 (47.69%) Relational Database
2 16 (24.62%) Hadoop
2 16 (24.62%) HBase
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Subversion
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) GitLab
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Toad
4 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) DBA
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Data Migration Specialist
4 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared DBA
4 8 (12.31%) Migration Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Business Change Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) C Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Change Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) SAP FI Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) Office 365 Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) XML
2 40 (61.54%) JSON
3 16 (24.62%) JMS
3 16 (24.62%) Kafka
4 4 (6.15%) Ajax
4 4 (6.15%) CSS
4 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 4 (6.15%) jQuery
4 4 (6.15%) LAMP
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.08%) J2EE
6 2 (3.08%) REST
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.08%) Spring
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.54%) Drools
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Derivative
3 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.54%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.54%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Debian
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) SUSE
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Migration
2 41 (63.08%) Data Migration
3 40 (61.54%) Data Cleansing
3 40 (61.54%) Data Modelling
3 40 (61.54%) Data Transformation
4 30 (46.15%) Coaching
4 30 (46.15%) Collaborative Working
5 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.62%) MapReduce
7 15 (23.08%) Data Architecture
7 15 (23.08%) ETL
7 15 (23.08%) High Availability
8 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.15%) Microservices
11 4 (6.15%) MVC
12 3 (4.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.69%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) C
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
2 25 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (63.08%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) PMO
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle Clusterware
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) HDFS
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Data Guard
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle Flashback
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.54%) Graphite
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
4 1 (1.54%) Aspera
4 1 (1.54%) Avid
4 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Facebook
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Perforce
4 1 (1.54%) Signiant
4 1 (1.54%) TIBCO