Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 22 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.

Problem-Solving
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 19 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 7.56% 3.13% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 4.12% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
York median daily rate £375 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -25.09%
10th Percentile £203 £371 £270
90th Percentile £465 £434 £409
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £323 £325
% change year-on-year +16.28% -0.77% -18.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £14.48
% change year-on-year - +24.31% -

Problem-Solving 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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 99 97 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 83.19% 75.78% 89.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 73 110
York median daily rate £321 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.33% - -
10th Percentile £163 £113 £150
90th Percentile £500 £495 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -8.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
York median hourly rate £28.23 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -16.92% -14.47%
10th Percentile £15.44 £15.43 £18.88
90th Percentile £41.94 £38.98 £40.13
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +220.00% -32.43% +42.31%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in York

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Problem-Solving in York.

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in York

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in York over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem-Solving in York

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in York.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in York

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 York region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) WildFly
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Jetty
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Finance

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Jetty
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (33.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle