Period
to 14 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IFS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFS over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IFS AB.

IFS
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 197 181
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16 +31
Contract jobs citing IFS 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.14% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.38% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £600 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median daily rate £450 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.25
England median hourly rate £23.73 £44.75 £40.75
% change year-on-year -46.98% +9.82% -15.10%

IFS is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,578 1,832 1,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.02% 37.44% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,019 1,139 965
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £219 £250 £257
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 108 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.20% +16.79% -3.45%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.47 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.13 £25.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%

IFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IFS in Yorkshire

IFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IFS in Yorkshire

IFS
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 IFS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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 +44 4 £600 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 1 £550 -
IFS
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IFS 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 IFS.

1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) PMP
2 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) French Language
2 4 (80.00%) Infor
2 4 (80.00%) Project Governance
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project

IFS
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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 4 (80.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) ERP Manager
1 4 (80.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Governance
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (80.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Infor
1 4 (80.00%) JD Edwards
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SAP