Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 101 82
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 +20
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 39 31 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.65% 1.38% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.61% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 66
Leeds median daily rate £419 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.10% +8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £309 £347 £300
90th Percentile £488 £538 £681
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £438 £454
% change year-on-year -5.71% -3.58% +14.58%
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 2,036 1,924 2,570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.16% 85.85% 87.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,415 1,258 1,755
Leeds median daily rate £407 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £275
90th Percentile £542 £556 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 26 50
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -10.00% -6.25%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £15.31
% change year-on-year +15.52% -5.28% -8.45%

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 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) User Experience
3 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
4 10 (25.64%) UX Design
4 10 (25.64%) HTML
4 10 (25.64%) Java
4 10 (25.64%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) Games
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.08%) SFIA
6 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (20.51%) Microservices
6 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
6 8 (20.51%) Kafka
6 8 (20.51%) Kanban
6 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.95%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) Coaching
8 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
9 5 (12.82%) Ruby
9 5 (12.82%) Data Architecture
9 5 (12.82%) QA
9 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
9 5 (12.82%) Workflow
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) ETL

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 (5.13%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.13%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.56%) InVision
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) AMQP
1 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Apache Hive
1 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.69%) HBase
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) Event Store
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 9 (23.08%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Designer
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Interaction Designer
3 5 (12.82%) User Researcher
3 5 (12.82%) UX Designer
4 4 (10.26%) Data Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Developer in Test
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.69%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Content Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) CSS
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) Kafka
3 7 (17.95%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (7.69%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) Dropwizard
6 1 (2.56%) Akka
6 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.56%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) User Experience
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
2 10 (25.64%) UX Design
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.08%) SFIA
4 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
4 8 (20.51%) Kanban
4 8 (20.51%) Microservices
4 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Coaching
6 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 5 (12.82%) Data Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.82%) ETL
7 5 (12.82%) Workflow
8 4 (10.26%) Data Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Ruby
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Varnish
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Graphite
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Opsview
1 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe
1 2 (5.13%) F5
1 2 (5.13%) Google
1 2 (5.13%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.56%) Cognos
2 1 (2.56%) Dell
2 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau