Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 99 97
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 34 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.34% 1.32% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.50% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 47
Leeds median daily rate £369 £343 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.66% -25.54% +15.00%
10th Percentile £271 £285 £375
90th Percentile £538 £538 £700
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £455
% change year-on-year -5.88% -6.59% +14.90%
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 2,250 1,864 2,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 89.00% 88.17% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,560 1,267 1,809
Leeds median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £300
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 34
Leeds median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.21% +19.61% -27.14%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £43.45 £35.35 £21.58
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -15.52% -17.14%

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 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) User Experience
3 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) Games
4 6 (17.65%) Finance
4 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.71%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (11.76%) QA
6 4 (11.76%) Retail
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Windows
6 4 (11.76%) Microservices
6 4 (11.76%) SFIA
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (11.76%) REST
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Big Data

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 (5.88%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) Jadu
1 2 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) InVision
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) AMQP
1 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
1 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Hive
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.82%) HBase
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Redis
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Designer
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) UX Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Data Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) User Researcher
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (11.76%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.82%) Kafka
2 3 (8.82%) Struts
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.88%) JiBX
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) Swagger
3 2 (5.88%) Tapestry
4 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.94%) Akka
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) Dropwizard
4 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Blog
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 5 (14.71%) Coaching
3 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) Kanban
3 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Microservices
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) SFIA
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) ETL
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) C#
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CEH
2 1 (2.94%) CISM
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Varnish
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Graphite
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Opsview
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.94%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 2 (5.88%) F5
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Dell
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk