Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for PSD2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PSD2 over the 6 months to 19 July 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.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing PSD2 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.71% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

PSD2 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 97 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.82% 13.04% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 47
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.32% +4.11%
10th Percentile £266 £81 £285
90th Percentile £596 £623 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.81 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -43.90% -6.82%
10th Percentile £9.77 £8.74 £20.00
90th Percentile £13.59 £12.25 £23.08
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.75 £12.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +64.58% -18.64% -1.67%

PSD2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PSD2 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PSD2 in South Yorkshire

PSD2
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 PSD2 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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 - 6 £450 -
PSD2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PSD2 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 PSD2.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) SMS
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) API Development
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 20022
4 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification

PSD2
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 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) CloudBees
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Platform Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) API Development
2 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ATDD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 20022
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft