Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.47% 0.26% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.31% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £423 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.55% -5.85% -10.25%
10th Percentile £404 £403 £255
90th Percentile £466 £452 £529
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £9.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year - -13.33% -

IT Strategy 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 729 646 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 85.26% 82.61% 79.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 357 614
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £269
90th Percentile £541 £588 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 34
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.92% -27.60% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £11.30 £10.87
90th Percentile £27.17 £43.50 £49.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in South Yorkshire

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Strategy in South Yorkshire

IT Strategy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Strategy in South Yorkshire

IT Strategy
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Sheffield +11 2 £428 +1.18% 11
Doncaster - 2 £438 -
IT Strategy
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT Strategy 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat