Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Recommendations over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Actionable Recommendations
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +182
Contract jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Actionable Recommendations is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 388 369 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.30% 12.12% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 248 226
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £213
90th Percentile £563 £572 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +34.48% +20.83%
10th Percentile £11.15 £8.26 £11.39
90th Percentile £25.75 £22.13 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.24 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +37.93% +16.00%

Actionable Recommendations
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Actionable Recommendations as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Recommendations in West Yorkshire

Actionable Recommendations
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Actionable Recommendations in West Yorkshire

Actionable Recommendations
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Leeds - 4 £425 - 2
Actionable Recommendations
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) Guerrilla Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ethnography
2 2 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (50.00%) Qualitative Research
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Ergonomics
2 2 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (50.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology

Actionable Recommendations
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) User Researcher
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Research Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Ergonomics
2 2 (50.00%) Ethnography
2 2 (50.00%) Guerrilla Testing
2 2 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (50.00%) Qualitative Research
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree