Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 51 73
Rank change year-on-year -20 +22 -17
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 6 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.67% 2.20% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 2.62% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £501 £309 £392
90th Percentile £534 £498 £603
Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -10.00% +24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 765 688 966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 85.19% 84.00% 81.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 385 652
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £574 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 37
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £23.08 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.16% +2.56% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £13.10 £11.86
90th Percentile £33.00 £46.70 £48.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year +11.48% +3.39% +1.72%

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 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 20 November 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 -12 4 £525 +10.53% 3
Barnsley - 1 - -
Software Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) TOWER Software
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories

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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (16.67%) VMware