Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 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.

Collaborative Working
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 95 76
Rank change year-on-year -16 -19 +28
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 33 35 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.31% 1.61% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.82% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 53
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £263 £308 £321
90th Percentile £576 £448 £600
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £443
% change year-on-year - -3.95% +9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Collaborative Working 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 2,266 1,928 2,600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 89.96% 88.73% 90.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,583 1,342 1,805
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £563 £545 £562
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 33
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -4.38%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.75 £10.20
90th Percentile £32.45 £38.46 £28.60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +19.72% +5.19% -0.70%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Leeds

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Leeds

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (15.15%) Coaching
6 5 (15.15%) F5
6 5 (15.15%) High Availability
6 5 (15.15%) CCNP
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (15.15%) MPLS
6 5 (15.15%) OSPF
6 5 (15.15%) BGP
6 5 (15.15%) LAN
6 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.15%) Network Design
7 4 (12.12%) QA
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Retail
7 4 (12.12%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
7 4 (12.12%) Web Services

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Jadu
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) BGP
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) MPLS
1 5 (15.15%) OSPF
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Babel
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Mocha
2 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.06%) webpack
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 3 (9.09%) Struts
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Jest
3 2 (6.06%) JiBX
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) React
3 2 (6.06%) Redux
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) RESTful
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) Swagger
3 2 (6.06%) Tapestry
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Social Media
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.15%) Coaching
4 5 (15.15%) High Availability
4 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.15%) Network Design
4 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (9.09%) BPMN
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Data Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) CCNP
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.12%) CCIE
4 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco
1 5 (15.15%) F5
2 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.06%) Hortonworks
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) VMware