Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

2G
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 184 213
Rank change year-on-year +8 +29 -44
Contract jobs citing 2G 6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.97% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -21.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £465 £138 £181
90th Percentile £499 £368 £415
England median daily rate £390 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +11.43% +16.67% +0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £122.50
England median hourly rate - - £43.78

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 603 720 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.46% 14.82% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 423 524
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £170 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £540
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £16.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.54% +26.42% -20.90%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.48 £35.88 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.89% - +9.76%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Yorkshire

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2G in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in Yorkshire

2G
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
West Yorkshire +3 4 £495 +80.00%
2G
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 2G 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for 2G.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps