Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Problem-Solving
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 21 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 -10
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 31 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.40% 5.59% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.02% 6.59% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 3
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £259 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.57% +41.78% -43.85%
10th Percentile £300 £138 £133
90th Percentile £560 £463 £200
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £54.50 - £16.24
10th Percentile £38.80 - £14.53
90th Percentile £71.00 - £17.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year +19.45% -11.21% +13.79%

Problem-Solving 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 258 258 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 86.58% 84.87% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 197 157
North Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £335 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.87% -9.46% +13.85%
10th Percentile £236 £138 £199
90th Percentile £513 £496 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 16
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% +25.49% -60.77%
10th Percentile £20.39 £13.00 £9.49
90th Percentile £63.00 £41.50 £43.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.41 £19.03 £13.75
% change year-on-year +2.00% +38.40% -11.29%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Problem-Solving in North Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +5 18 £475 +131.71% 3
Harrogate - 2 - -
Middlesbrough +9 1 - -
Scarborough - 1 - -
Problem-Solving
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Office 365
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) PKI
7 5 (16.13%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
8 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.90%) Citrix
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) Java
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.68%) .NET
9 3 (9.68%) DNS
9 3 (9.68%) Migration
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) Debian
9 3 (9.68%) Banking
9 3 (9.68%) Online Banking
9 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
9 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (9.68%) Market Research

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) User Researcher
2 5 (16.13%) Digital User Researcher
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (3.23%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) HR Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) HR Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Laravel
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) React
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) PKI
3 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (9.68%) Online Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
3 3 (9.68%) Debian
3 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Coaching
4 3 (9.68%) Market Research
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Actionable Customer Insight
5 2 (6.45%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (6.45%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.45%) Ethnography
5 2 (6.45%) Human Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Quantitative Research
5 2 (6.45%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Service Design
5 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) COBOL
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.23%) CA
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Zend