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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 48 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Author 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.69% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
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
407 405 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.00% 94.63% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 237 180
Median daily rate £413 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 33
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Author across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Author Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 2 £425 -
Sheffield - 1 £175 - 3
Author
Yorkshire

Author Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (70.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (50.00%) Altiris
2 5 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (50.00%) Sophos
2 5 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Altiris
1 5 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 5 (50.00%) Kaspersky
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
eCom Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago