Period
to 19 October 2018

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

Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - -
Contract jobs citing SFIA 4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.47% 1.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 38 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £775 £610 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.05% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £610 £530
% change year-on-year -11.89% +15.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

SFIA 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 720 657 893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.81% 82.75% 80.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 360 617
South Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £224 £229 £270
90th Percentile £538 £586 £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%

SFIA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SFIA in South Yorkshire

SFIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SFIA in South Yorkshire

SFIA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SFIA in South Yorkshire

SFIA
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 SFIA within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 0 4 £775 +27.05% 1
SFIA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SFIA 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 SFIA.

1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Informatica
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) ERwin
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (50.00%) HBase
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture

SFIA
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%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ERwin
2 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Data Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Graylog
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau