Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Customer Requirements
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 163 186
Rank change year-on-year +11 +23 +1
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 49 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.73% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £406 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +5.52% +2.67%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £262
90th Percentile £551 £528 £488
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.66 £8.83 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.46% -70.08% +68.57%
10th Percentile £9.15 £8.42 £12.90
90th Percentile £16.45 £9.23 £35.50
England median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £28.18
% change year-on-year -26.09% -18.38% -25.76%

Customer Requirements 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,270 3,713 4,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.60% 85.36% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,887 2,471 3,026
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 100 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +3.39% +1.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.81 £10.85
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.00 £40.30
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.32 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.39% +4.55%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Yorkshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Yorkshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Yorkshire

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Requirements in Yorkshire

Customer Requirements
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 Customer Requirements within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 -11 28 £425 +4.62% 15
South Yorkshire -3 6 £413 +6.45% 11
Customer Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Customer Requirements.

1 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (34.69%) JIRA
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.49%) .NET
5 12 (24.49%) DevOps
5 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (22.45%) MySQL
6 11 (22.45%) PHP
6 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) MVC
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
6 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
6 11 (22.45%) OpenSocial
7 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 8 (16.33%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) Trello
10 7 (14.29%) Ansible
10 7 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud

Customer Requirements
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.29%) Confluence
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.33%) Trello
4 7 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 7 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (14.29%) Serverless
4 7 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) Office 365
6 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
3 7 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.08%) Base SAS
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.04%) HBase
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.04%) Gatling
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) AWS Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Relationships Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Automation Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Data Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) AWS Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Data Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Automation Architect
8 2 (4.08%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (22.45%) OpenSocial
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.24%) NHS
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) DevOps
3 11 (22.45%) BDD
3 11 (22.45%) MVC
3 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.45%) TDD
3 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 7 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 7 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (12.24%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.20%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.20%) User Stories
7 4 (8.16%) Data Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) PHP
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) VBA
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) XenApp
1 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Ansible
1 7 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.08%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) VMware