Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 19 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 173 182
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.028% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.032% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

E-business 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2537 3120 3780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.91% 86.35% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1752 2055 2607
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 62 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in West Yorkshire

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in West Yorkshire