Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 74 65
Rank change year-on-year +50 -9 +3
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 2 7 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.87% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.85% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £600 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.14% -1.69%
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.64 - -

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 198 826 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.09% 86.13% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 604 471
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £583 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 22
Median hourly rate £10.56 £14.39 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.62% -4.07% -7.92%
10th Percentile £9.23 £10.16 £9.31
90th Percentile £25.90 £22.00 £27.17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.25 £17.41
% change year-on-year +38.46% -6.66% +21.32%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for IT Strategy in South Yorkshire

IT Strategy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in South Yorkshire.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +42 2 - - 2
IT Strategy
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM