Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

2G
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 164 165
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.92% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £244 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.54% -18.18%
Yorkshire median daily rate - £285 £270
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £122.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £122.50

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 396 469 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.96% 13.12% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 277 347
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
10th Percentile £193 £231 £249
90th Percentile £543 £554 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.40 £22.58 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in West Yorkshire

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2G in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in West Yorkshire