Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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.

Web Operations (WebOps)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 63 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 -19
Contract jobs citing Web Operations 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.56% 0.57% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.66% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 567 606 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.32% 85.96% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 331 540
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £251 £275 £285
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 18
Sheffield median hourly rate £14.00 £23.08 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.33% -16.09% +120.00%
10th Percentile £9.31 £17.20 £12.69
90th Percentile £28.00 £40.99 £48.25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £23.08 £22.00
% change year-on-year -39.33% +4.89% +58.56%

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 10 December 2018, 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 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) Node.js
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Xen
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Jetty
7 2 (20.00%) Google

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Jetty
1 2 (20.00%) Mongrel
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Xen
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Salt
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Google