The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £17.04 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+457.67% -59.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 401 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.82% 75.95% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 273 160
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

Benchmarking
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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) VMware