Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 102 91
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 -8
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 36 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.55% 1.41% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.64% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 17
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £293 £328 £308
90th Percentile £548 £443 £526
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -4.23%
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 2,048 1,886 2,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.20% 85.77% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,412 1,320 1,382
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £266 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 39
Leeds median hourly rate £20.24 £23.13 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +71.30% -11.48%
10th Percentile £10.95 £14.40 £10.65
90th Percentile £28.60 £40.00 £30.90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.57%

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 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (27.78%) Coaching
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Degree
5 8 (22.22%) QA
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) Hortonworks
6 7 (19.44%) Cloudera
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
6 7 (19.44%) Data Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
8 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
8 5 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (11.11%) F5
9 4 (11.11%) High Availability
9 4 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 4 (11.11%) TOGAF

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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) BGP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) MPLS
1 4 (11.11%) OSPF
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Babel
3 2 (5.56%) Hamcrest
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Mocha
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Data Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) Jest
1 2 (5.56%) Node.js
1 2 (5.56%) React
1 2 (5.56%) Redux
1 2 (5.56%) RESTful
1 2 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Coaching
4 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (19.44%) Data Engineering
5 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.11%) High Availability
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.11%) Network Design
7 4 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.33%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) CCNP
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) P3O
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Cloudera
2 7 (19.44%) Hortonworks
3 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft