Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 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.

Software Delivery
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 51 76
Rank change year-on-year -31 +25 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 7 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.70% 2.73% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 3.24% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +25.00%
10th Percentile £413 £423 £197
90th Percentile £565 £538 £512
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £465 £475
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £57.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £57.50 -

Software Delivery 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 865 710 939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.41% 84.12% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 397 622
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £258
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £26.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.49% +23.72% +53.57%
10th Percentile £9.40 £14.50 £13.27
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.38 £34.98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in South Yorkshire

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in South Yorkshire

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Delivery in South Yorkshire

Software Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Delivery in South Yorkshire

Software Delivery
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 Software Delivery within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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 -31 7 £500 +6.38% 3
Software Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) OSGi
3 3 (42.86%) React
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (28.57%) SFIA
4 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Identification
4 2 (28.57%) Epics
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) PSD2
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis

Software Delivery
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 4 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) OSGi
1 3 (42.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Epics
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SFIA
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Identification
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PSD2
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe