The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank - 50 36
Contract jobs requiring an Author 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £275 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
Author
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 480 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.07% 92.66% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 343 203
Median daily rate £401 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 28
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Author in the job title.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Author
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Author across the South Yorkshire region.

Author Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Author across the South Yorkshire region.

Author Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Author Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Author in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms