The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 144 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.036% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £369 -
% change year-on-year
+32.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Platform Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2663 2813 2281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.03% 95.03% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1885 1437
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 113 117
Median hourly rate £15.32 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Platform Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Platform Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Platform Engineer 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 Yorkshire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk