Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Presales skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presales over the 6 months to 16 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.

Presales
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 164 175
Rank change year-on-year +20 +11 -30
Contract jobs citing Presales 3 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.099% 0.058% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.068% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £475 £463 £378
90th Percentile £525 £488 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Presales 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 2560 2946 3773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.88% 85.74% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1767 1930 2579
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 103
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.65 £36.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +9.63% +0.66% -

Presales
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Presales in West Yorkshire

Presales
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Presales in West Yorkshire

Presales
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 Presales within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Halifax - 2 - -
Presales
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

Presales
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 2 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Portal Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM