Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 9 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.

Mentorship
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 65 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22 +28
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 103 95 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.03% 3.14% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.63% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 121 60
West Yorkshire median daily rate £489 £525 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.95% +22.88% -5.06%
10th Percentile £356 £340 £363
90th Percentile £545 £645 £528
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.00 -

Mentoring 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 2,973 2,620 3,091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.49% 86.61% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,030 1,809 2,013
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 67 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.81% +10.34% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.22 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £31.20 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +0.45%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in West Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in West Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in West Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in West Yorkshire

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 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 +3 77 £500 -6.54% 52
Bradford -17 6 £346 +8.20% 4
Halifax -4 3 £475 +26.33%
Wakefield - 3 £475 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £325 - 5
Mentoring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 56 (54.37%) Coaching
2 41 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.04%) JIRA
4 31 (30.10%) Confluence
5 30 (29.13%) Linux
6 29 (28.16%) SQL
7 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
8 27 (26.21%) Java
9 26 (25.24%) TDD
9 26 (25.24%) BDD
9 26 (25.24%) Test Automation
10 25 (24.27%) NoSQL
10 25 (24.27%) Microservices
10 25 (24.27%) SDLC
11 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
12 22 (21.36%) Node.js
12 22 (21.36%) Cucumber
12 22 (21.36%) MongoDB
12 22 (21.36%) Git (software)
12 22 (21.36%) Slack
13 20 (19.42%) REST
13 20 (19.42%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (19.42%) MySQL
14 18 (17.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (16.50%) Scrum
16 14 (13.59%) DNS
16 14 (13.59%) Open Source
16 14 (13.59%) Load Balancing
17 13 (12.62%) SaaS
17 13 (12.62%) Amazon AWS

Mentoring
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 31 (30.10%) Confluence
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.94%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.36%) Slack
2 13 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.62%) SaaS
3 10 (9.71%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (8.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (8.74%) Amazon S3
4 9 (8.74%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (8.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (8.74%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (8.74%) IaaS
4 9 (8.74%) PaaS
4 9 (8.74%) Route 53
4 9 (8.74%) Serverless
4 9 (8.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.94%) Office 365
7 2 (1.94%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) DNS
2 10 (9.71%) VPN
3 9 (8.74%) Firewall
3 9 (8.74%) ICMP
3 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.83%) MPLS
5 5 (4.85%) BGP
5 5 (4.85%) LAN
5 5 (4.85%) OSPF
5 5 (4.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.97%) HTTP
6 1 (0.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) NoSQL
2 22 (21.36%) MongoDB
3 20 (19.42%) MySQL
3 20 (19.42%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.71%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (8.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.91%) Big Data
9 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (32.04%) JIRA
2 22 (21.36%) Cucumber
2 22 (21.36%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (8.74%) GitLab
6 4 (3.88%) Selenium
7 2 (1.94%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.94%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.94%) Burp Suite
7 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.94%) JMeter
7 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.97%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Legal
3 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Developer
2 12 (11.65%) Software Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (7.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) DBA
4 8 (7.77%) User Researcher
5 6 (5.83%) Data Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Scrum Master
5 6 (5.83%) Senior Data Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Test Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.85%) SQL DBA
7 4 (3.88%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.36%) Node.js
2 20 (19.42%) REST
3 5 (4.85%) .NET
3 5 (4.85%) HTML
3 5 (4.85%) Web Services
4 4 (3.88%) CSS
4 4 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.91%) JSON
5 3 (2.91%) RESTful
5 3 (2.91%) SOAP
5 3 (2.91%) XML
6 2 (1.94%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.94%) CSS3
6 2 (1.94%) HTML5
6 2 (1.94%) jQuery
6 2 (1.94%) Kafka
6 2 (1.94%) Spring
6 2 (1.94%) WCF
6 2 (1.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Blog
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Unix
3 2 (1.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) Coaching
2 41 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.24%) BDD
3 26 (25.24%) TDD
3 26 (25.24%) Test Automation
4 25 (24.27%) Microservices
4 25 (24.27%) SDLC
5 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.50%) Scrum
7 14 (13.59%) Load Balancing
7 14 (13.59%) Open Source
8 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
9 12 (11.65%) ITIL
10 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (10.68%) Project Management
10 11 (10.68%) Software Delivery
11 10 (9.71%) DevOps
12 9 (8.74%) Auto-Scaling
12 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
5 9 (8.74%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.77%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.80%) Python
8 5 (4.85%) VBA
9 2 (1.94%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
9 2 (1.94%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) C#
10 1 (0.97%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
10 1 (0.97%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) CCNP
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.88%) CCIE
6 2 (1.94%) ISEB
6 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (1.94%) WCAG
4 1 (0.97%) GDPR
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Puppet
1 3 (2.91%) Terraform
2 2 (1.94%) Grafana
2 2 (1.94%) Graylog
2 2 (1.94%) Nessus
3 1 (0.97%) Ansible
3 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco
4 5 (4.85%) F5
5 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.94%) Adobe
6 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.94%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.94%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.94%) Trustwave
6 2 (1.94%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) Workday
7 1 (0.97%) Coverity
7 1 (0.97%) Dell
7 1 (0.97%) EMC
7 1 (0.97%) NetApp
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.97%) RedGate