Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Benchmarking
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 144 154
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Leeds median daily rate - £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.03% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £513
% change year-on-year +12.50% -22.03% +134.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Benchmarking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1944 2293 2855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.17% 87.65% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1547 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.20 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.13 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Leeds

Benchmarking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Benchmarking in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Benchmarking in Leeds