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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.55% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£133 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £219 £450 £250
% change year-on-year
-51.38% +79.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.39 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 - £35.00
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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
259 254 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 70.77% 65.13% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 165 134
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Average hourly rate £16.34 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.13 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) NHS
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft