Period
to 17 July 2018

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 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.

Software Delivery
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 66 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -15
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 18 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.81% 1.36% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.67% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £432 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -17.81% +40.00%
10th Percentile £328 £263 £399
90th Percentile £708 £622 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +62.50% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +62.50% -

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 846 660 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.94% 81.78% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 374 594
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% -1.19% +26.89%
10th Percentile £266 £235 £281
90th Percentile £553 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 20
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £13.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.27% -26.67% +28.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.88 £25.81 £35.13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.49 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +49.94% -13.33% -2.53%

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 July 2018.

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 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 +2 11 £455 -4.86% 5
Barnsley - 6 £500 -
Software Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (38.89%) SMS
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) JIRA
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) Confluence
4 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (27.78%) Ansible
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Puppet
5 5 (27.78%) vSphere
5 5 (27.78%) Google
5 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) TOWER Software
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Banking
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management

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 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) CloudBees
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SMS
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Platform Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.11%) iSeries
1 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 4 (22.22%) User Stories
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Self-Awareness
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Go
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CBAP
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PSD2
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
1 5 (27.78%) TOWER Software
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft