Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Web Operations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Operations over the 6 months to 21 May 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.

Web Operations (WebOps)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 45 65
Rank change year-on-year -26 +20 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Operations 14 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.69% 3.19% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.66% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 2
Sheffield median daily rate £550 £495 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.47% -24.91%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £490 £425
% change year-on-year +12.24% +15.29% -24.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Web Operations 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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 722 628 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.41% 87.10% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 386 346
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £263 £310 £234
90th Percentile £600 £560 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 11
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.46 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.07% +21.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.61 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.04 £36.38 £25.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £21.33 £15.15
% change year-on-year -27.32% +40.81% -6.57%

Web Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Web Operations as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Web Operations in Sheffield

Web Operations
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Operations in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Operations in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Web Operations 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Web Operations.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
3 11 (78.57%) Open Source
3 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
3 11 (78.57%) Node.js
3 11 (78.57%) Ruby
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (78.57%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) HTTP
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 11 (78.57%) SSL
3 11 (78.57%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
7 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) MySQL
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

Web Operations
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) HTTP
1 11 (78.57%) SSL
1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) WebOps Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Web Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) Open Source
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Automation
6 1 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) Python
1 11 (78.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft