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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 123
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £461 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.00

E-business 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1799 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.67% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1240 1282
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 33
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing E-business as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

E-business
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-business in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for E-business.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) hybris
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis

E-business
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) hybris