The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tumbleweed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tumbleweed over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Tumbleweed Communications.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tumbleweed
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Tumbleweed 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Tumbleweed
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
223 226 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.47% 51.25% 45.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 140 97
Median daily rate £413 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £184 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Tumbleweed
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Tumbleweed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Tumbleweed Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire