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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 46 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.74% 1.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£523 £133 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+292.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £228 £450
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -49.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £29.35 -
% change year-on-year
-42.75% -
Benchmarking
Yorkshire

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
407 246 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 78.57% 70.49% 64.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 155 150
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.98 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham - 5 £523 -
Sheffield -17 4 - - 1
Benchmarking
Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Business Development
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (11.11%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) NHS Information Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) NHS
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality