Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 103 80
Rank change year-on-year +47 -23 -2
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 143 45 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.21% 1.62% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 1.86% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 32 78
West Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £471 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +1.34% +12.05%
10th Percentile £313 £301 £334
90th Percentile £573 £700 £678
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £456 £450
% change year-on-year +1.37% +1.39% +8.43%
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 2,991 2,413 3,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.13% 86.92% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,026 1,623 2,363
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £297 £277 £285
90th Percentile £538 £550 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 48 60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.52% -17.14%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £30.66 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year +56.19% -16.80% -6.55%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +35 116 £455 -5.21% 44
Bradford +3 7 £525 - 6
Halifax - 7 £325 -
Wakefield +1 1 - - 3
Mentoring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 110 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (46.85%) Coaching
3 59 (41.26%) Scrum
4 56 (39.16%) TDD
5 54 (37.76%) Java
6 45 (31.47%) BDD
7 44 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 43 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (28.67%) JIRA
10 40 (27.97%) Linux
11 39 (27.27%) Microservices
12 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
12 38 (26.57%) Open Source
12 38 (26.57%) Test Automation
13 37 (25.87%) Kanban
14 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
15 35 (24.48%) Confluence
16 33 (23.08%) NoSQL
17 32 (22.38%) REST
18 30 (20.98%) SFIA
19 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
20 28 (19.58%) Slack
21 27 (18.88%) User Stories
22 26 (18.18%) Cucumber
22 26 (18.18%) SQL
23 25 (17.48%) MySQL
23 25 (17.48%) Node.js
24 23 (16.08%) PostgreSQL
24 23 (16.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 22 (15.38%) Finance

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 35 (24.48%) Confluence
2 17 (11.89%) Apache
3 12 (8.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.10%) nginx
6 2 (1.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.70%) Drupal
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (0.70%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.58%) Slack
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) HTTP
2 4 (2.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.40%) SMS
3 2 (1.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.70%) DMVPN
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) FTP
4 1 (0.70%) HSRP
4 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.70%) IPsec
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
4 1 (0.70%) MPLS
4 1 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.70%) SSH
4 1 (0.70%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) VPLS
4 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 25 (17.48%) MySQL
3 23 (16.08%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (15.38%) Big Data
4 22 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (7.69%) Apache Hive
7 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.40%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.70%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.70%) Bigtable
12 1 (0.70%) GIS
12 1 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.70%) OLAP
12 1 (0.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 41 (28.67%) JIRA
2 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
3 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
4 26 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 22 (15.38%) JUnit
6 15 (10.49%) Jasmine
7 11 (7.69%) Artifactory
7 11 (7.69%) SonarQube
8 9 (6.29%) Mockito
9 8 (5.59%) Maven
10 7 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.80%) Grunt
12 4 (2.80%) gulp
13 3 (2.10%) Mercurial
13 3 (2.10%) Selenium
13 3 (2.10%) SpecFlow
13 3 (2.10%) Subversion
14 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.10%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Publishing
5 2 (1.40%) Games
5 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.08%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Software Engineer
3 14 (9.79%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.79%) Scrum Master
4 12 (8.39%) Analyst
5 11 (7.69%) Architect
6 9 (6.29%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Java Architect
7 8 (5.59%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) JavaScript Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Java Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.50%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (2.80%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) REST
2 25 (17.48%) Node.js
3 18 (12.59%) Spring
4 17 (11.89%) ActiveMQ
4 17 (11.89%) HTML
5 15 (10.49%) Kafka
6 14 (9.79%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (7.69%) CSS
7 11 (7.69%) HTML5
7 11 (7.69%) Spring Boot
8 10 (6.99%) RESTful
9 9 (6.29%) .NET
9 9 (6.29%) SOAP
9 9 (6.29%) Spring Batch
9 9 (6.29%) Spring Security
10 8 (5.59%) JSR 170
10 8 (5.59%) OSGi
10 8 (5.59%) PowerMock
11 7 (4.90%) jQuery
11 7 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) User Experience
2 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.20%) Blog
3 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.10%) Clustering
5 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.70%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.97%) Linux
2 23 (16.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.20%) Windows
4 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (46.85%) Coaching
3 59 (41.26%) Scrum
4 56 (39.16%) TDD
5 45 (31.47%) BDD
6 44 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 43 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (27.27%) Microservices
9 38 (26.57%) Open Source
9 38 (26.57%) Test Automation
10 37 (25.87%) Kanban
11 30 (20.98%) SFIA
12 27 (18.88%) User Stories
13 21 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (13.99%) Integration Testing
15 16 (11.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (11.19%) SOA
16 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (9.79%) Software Delivery
17 14 (9.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.76%) Java
2 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
3 26 (18.18%) SQL
4 12 (8.39%) C#
4 12 (8.39%) Python
5 5 (3.50%) Scala
6 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.80%) Groovy
7 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 2 (1.40%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.70%) Clojure
9 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.70%) PHP
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.20%) Degree
4 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) CCSA
4 1 (0.70%) CCSE
4 1 (0.70%) CEH
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CISM
4 1 (0.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) GCP
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Docker
2 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.20%) VMware Server
4 5 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) Terraform
2 17 (11.89%) Puppet
3 11 (7.69%) Grafana
3 11 (7.69%) Graylog
4 7 (4.90%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.20%) Ansible
6 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.40%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.40%) OpenView
8 1 (0.70%) Packer
8 1 (0.70%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.09%) Adobe
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.59%) Coverity
4 8 (5.59%) Oracle
5 7 (4.90%) VMware
6 6 (4.20%) SAP
7 4 (2.80%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.80%) webMethods
8 3 (2.10%) Google
9 2 (1.40%) HP
9 2 (1.40%) Nimsoft
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco
10 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.70%) CommVault
10 1 (0.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.70%) Splunk