Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Yourdon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Yourdon over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 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.

Yourdon
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 900 882
Rank change year-on-year +66 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Yourdon 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median daily rate £538 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £550 -
% change year-on-year -2.27% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
UK median hourly rate £50.25 £51.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.95% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.25 £51.25 -
% change year-on-year -1.95% - -

Yourdon is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80202 91869 90801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.23% 83.46% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52576 60575 57435
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2217 2557
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +6.82%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.72 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +4.65%

Yourdon
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Yourdon as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Yourdon in the UK

Yourdon
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Yourdon in the UK

Yourdon
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yourdon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Yourdon in the UK

Yourdon
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yourdon within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
UK excluding London +63 8 £538 -2.27% 1
England +61 8 £538 -2.27% 1
East of England 0 5 - -
West Midlands +33 2 £538 -2.27% 1
Midlands +23 2 £538 -2.27% 1
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Yourdon also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Yourdon.

1 8 (100.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (75.00%) Simulink
2 6 (75.00%) Ada
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (75.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (75.00%) Ada 95
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (25.00%) SSADM
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design

Yourdon
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (75.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Ada Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Ada Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SSADM
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Ada
1 6 (75.00%) Ada 95
1 6 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared