Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

Mentorship
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 86 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 -51
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 96 88 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.15% 2.52% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.92% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 60 49
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £427 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.88% -5.06% -3.74%
10th Percentile £340 £363 £325
90th Percentile £645 £528 £671
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 - £12.35

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 2585 3013 3810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.89% 86.23% 85.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1784 1975 2625
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £545 £538 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -4.13% +4.31%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £36.71
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.57 £14.50
% change year-on-year +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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +12 80 £535 +18.89% 26
Halifax +12 5 £376 -6.58%
Bradford +11 3 £320 -29.67% 4
Mentoring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 60 (62.50%) Coaching
2 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (53.13%) Git (software)
4 48 (50.00%) Microservices
5 42 (43.75%) JIRA
6 40 (41.67%) Java
6 40 (41.67%) Linux
7 38 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (39.58%) Confluence
8 37 (38.54%) Jenkins
9 36 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 34 (35.42%) Test Automation
10 34 (35.42%) Slack
11 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
12 32 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 30 (31.25%) Scrum
14 29 (30.21%) TDD
15 28 (29.17%) SQL
16 27 (28.13%) Python
16 27 (28.13%) REST
17 26 (27.08%) Open Source
18 25 (26.04%) MongoDB
19 24 (25.00%) NoSQL
19 24 (25.00%) SFIA
20 23 (23.96%) BDD
20 23 (23.96%) Configuration Management
20 23 (23.96%) MySQL
21 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
21 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell

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 38 (39.58%) Confluence
2 18 (18.75%) nginx
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.13%) Apache
4 3 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.13%) JBoss
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 2 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.42%) Slack
2 10 (10.42%) GitHub
3 6 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.13%) SmartFocus
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.04%) Firebase
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.04%) npm
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) LDAP
2 2 (2.08%) SSH
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) MongoDB
2 24 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 23 (23.96%) MySQL
4 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (17.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.25%) Big Data
6 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.08%) HBase
9 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.04%) OLAP
10 1 (1.04%) OLTP
10 1 (1.04%) Riak
10 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (53.13%) Git (software)
2 42 (43.75%) JIRA
3 37 (38.54%) Jenkins
4 17 (17.71%) Cucumber
4 17 (17.71%) SonarQube
5 13 (13.54%) Jasmine
5 13 (13.54%) JUnit
6 5 (5.21%) gulp
7 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.17%) Grunt
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
9 2 (2.08%) Gradle
9 2 (2.08%) JMeter
9 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.04%) Burp Suite
10 1 (1.04%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.04%) git-flow
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Games
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (13.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 7 (7.29%) Lead Software Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Agile Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) REST
2 20 (20.83%) Node.js
3 10 (10.42%) CSS
3 10 (10.42%) HTML
3 10 (10.42%) Spring
4 8 (8.33%) CSS3
4 8 (8.33%) HTML5
5 7 (7.29%) Web Services
6 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.25%) J2EE
6 6 (6.25%) jQuery
7 5 (5.21%) .NET
7 5 (5.21%) Kafka
8 4 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (4.17%) RESTful
8 4 (4.17%) Sass
8 4 (4.17%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.13%) Java EE
9 3 (3.13%) Java SE
9 3 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Clustering
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 8 (8.33%) User Experience
4 3 (3.13%) Blog
4 3 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.08%) DataPower
5 2 (2.08%) PMI
5 2 (2.08%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.67%) Linux
2 36 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.25%) Unix
4 3 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Coaching
2 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (50.00%) Microservices
4 38 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 34 (35.42%) Test Automation
7 32 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (31.25%) Scrum
9 29 (30.21%) TDD
10 26 (27.08%) Open Source
11 24 (25.00%) SFIA
12 23 (23.96%) BDD
12 23 (23.96%) Configuration Management
13 21 (21.88%) DevOps
13 21 (21.88%) Kanban
14 18 (18.75%) User Stories
15 17 (17.71%) Load Balancing
15 17 (17.71%) Static Code Analysis
16 15 (15.63%) Integration Testing
17 11 (11.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) Java
2 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.17%) SQL
4 27 (28.13%) Python
5 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
6 13 (13.54%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.33%) C#
7 8 (8.33%) Perl
8 4 (4.17%) Ruby
9 2 (2.08%) C++
9 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.08%) R
9 2 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.04%) Groovy
10 1 (1.04%) Haskell
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.04%) APMG
4 1 (1.04%) APMP
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (18.75%) Docker
2 9 (9.38%) Xen
3 3 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (21.88%) Puppet
2 12 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.42%) Ansible
4 7 (7.29%) Terraform
5 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.13%) Rancher
6 1 (1.04%) Grafana
6 1 (1.04%) Graylog
6 1 (1.04%) Kibana
6 1 (1.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe
3 3 (3.13%) hybris
3 3 (3.13%) IBM
3 3 (3.13%) Splunk
4 2 (2.08%) Informatica
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.04%) Google
5 1 (1.04%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) New Relic