Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 +22
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 125 64 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.57% 2.24% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 2.57% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 83 73
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +18.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £345
90th Percentile £541 £645 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.73 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +37.33% -

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 3,109 2,489 3,432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.68% 87.15% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,129 1,699 2,294
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £283
90th Percentile £550 £546 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 63 54
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% +6.66%
10th Percentile £11.04 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.90 £27.25 £31.28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.81
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.10% +6.72%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +15 93 £475 -11.21% 39
Bradford -6 9 £343 +7.03% 4
Halifax +7 8 £325 -13.56%
Huddersfield - 1 £325 - 4
Wakefield - 1 £363 - 4
Mentoring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.20%) Coaching
3 44 (35.20%) TDD
4 37 (29.60%) Java
5 35 (28.00%) Scrum
6 34 (27.20%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (26.40%) BDD
8 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
9 28 (22.40%) Microservices
10 27 (21.60%) JIRA
11 25 (20.00%) Linux
11 25 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
12 24 (19.20%) SQL
13 21 (16.80%) Confluence
14 20 (16.00%) NoSQL
14 20 (16.00%) Slack
15 19 (15.20%) Jenkins
16 18 (14.40%) Finance
17 17 (13.60%) Kanban
17 17 (13.60%) Cucumber
17 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (12.80%) SDLC
18 16 (12.80%) REST
19 15 (12.00%) Node.js
19 15 (12.00%) MongoDB
19 15 (12.00%) Project Management
20 14 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
20 14 (11.20%) JavaScript
20 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared

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 21 (16.80%) Confluence
2 8 (6.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (4.80%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) nginx
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) Drupal
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Slack
2 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Office 365
6 1 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Route 53
6 1 (0.80%) Serverless
6 1 (0.80%) Trello
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) DNS
1 7 (5.60%) MPLS
2 6 (4.80%) BGP
2 6 (4.80%) LAN
2 6 (4.80%) OSPF
2 6 (4.80%) WAN
3 5 (4.00%) HTTP
4 4 (3.20%) VPN
5 3 (2.40%) Firewall
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.60%) IPsec
6 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.80%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.80%) FTP
7 1 (0.80%) HSRP
7 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.80%) Internet
7 1 (0.80%) SMS
7 1 (0.80%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.20%) Big Data
3 14 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (10.40%) MySQL
5 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.60%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (21.60%) JIRA
2 25 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (15.20%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.60%) Cucumber
5 11 (8.80%) SonarQube
6 8 (6.40%) Maven
6 8 (6.40%) Mockito
7 7 (5.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
9 5 (4.00%) Artifactory
9 5 (4.00%) Selenium
10 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.40%) JUnit
11 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.40%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.40%) Subversion
12 2 (1.60%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.80%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Legal
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
3 3 (2.40%) Publishing
4 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Developer
2 14 (11.20%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.60%) Scrum Master
4 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) DBA
6 7 (5.60%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.80%) User Researcher
8 5 (4.00%) Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Consultant
8 5 (4.00%) Data Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.80%) REST
2 15 (12.00%) Node.js
3 10 (8.00%) .NET
4 8 (6.40%) JSR 170
4 8 (6.40%) OSGi
4 8 (6.40%) PowerMock
5 7 (5.60%) HTML
5 7 (5.60%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (5.60%) RESTful
5 7 (5.60%) Web Services
6 6 (4.80%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (4.80%) Kafka
6 6 (4.80%) WCF
7 5 (4.00%) CSS
8 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.20%) PySpark
8 4 (3.20%) SOAP
8 4 (3.20%) Spring
9 3 (2.40%) HTML5
10 2 (1.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) Blog
2 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.00%) User Experience
3 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.40%) Clustering
4 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.00%) Linux
2 14 (11.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (1.60%) Unix
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.20%) Coaching
3 44 (35.20%) TDD
4 35 (28.00%) Scrum
5 34 (27.20%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (26.40%) BDD
7 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
8 28 (22.40%) Microservices
9 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
10 17 (13.60%) Kanban
10 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (12.80%) SDLC
12 15 (12.00%) Project Management
13 14 (11.20%) User Stories
14 13 (10.40%) ITIL
15 11 (8.80%) Configuration Management
15 11 (8.80%) Unit Testing
16 10 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
16 10 (8.00%) Open Source
16 10 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.60%) Java
2 24 (19.20%) SQL
3 14 (11.20%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.40%) Python
5 10 (8.00%) C#
6 9 (7.20%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.00%) Scala
9 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.20%) Groovy
10 3 (2.40%) Perl
10 3 (2.40%) VBA
11 2 (1.60%) C++
11 2 (1.60%) PHP
11 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.80%) Clojure
12 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.80%) VB
12 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.80%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) Degree
4 6 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.00%) CCNP
5 5 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.20%) CCIE
7 2 (1.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.80%) CCSA
8 1 (0.80%) CCSE
8 1 (0.80%) CEH
8 1 (0.80%) CISM
8 1 (0.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Docker
2 5 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Puppet
1 11 (8.80%) Terraform
2 6 (4.80%) Ansible
3 5 (4.00%) Grafana
3 5 (4.00%) Graylog
4 3 (2.40%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.80%) Nessus
5 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (9.60%) Oracle
2 9 (7.20%) Adobe
3 8 (6.40%) Coverity
3 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.60%) Cisco
5 6 (4.80%) MuleSoft
6 5 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.00%) F5
7 4 (3.20%) VMware
7 4 (3.20%) webMethods
8 2 (1.60%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.60%) Google
8 2 (1.60%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.60%) Splunk
9 1 (0.80%) CommVault
9 1 (0.80%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.80%) RedGate
9 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.80%) Tableau