Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

Benchmarking
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 68
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.03% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.48% +30.63%
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £510
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +126.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Benchmarking 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 693 972 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.19% 80.40% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 660 581
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £230
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 49
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.76%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.49 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.50 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% -

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in South Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Benchmarking in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Benchmarking in South Yorkshire