Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 25 September 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.

Mentorship
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 79 94
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 +32
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 162 104 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.24% 2.51% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.95% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 108 93
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +7.78%
10th Percentile £311 £350 £325
90th Percentile £563 £645 £570
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.21% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.73 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.33% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.88 £19.61
% change year-on-year +40.70% +26.85% -47.71%

Mentoring 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 4,365 3,531 4,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.18% 85.23% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,933 2,322 3,239
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 95 116
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -4.10% +6.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.89 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £32.65 £43.13
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Yorkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Yorkshire

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 +25 125 £475 -11.21% 61
South Yorkshire -25 21 £438 -18.22% 13
North Yorkshire +4 11 £373 +6.43% 9
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (43.21%) Coaching
3 48 (29.63%) TDD
4 42 (25.93%) Java
5 38 (23.46%) Scrum
6 34 (20.99%) BDD
6 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (20.37%) Software Engineering
8 32 (19.75%) Finance
9 31 (19.14%) Microservices
10 29 (17.90%) JIRA
11 28 (17.28%) SQL
12 27 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 26 (16.05%) Test Automation
13 26 (16.05%) Linux
14 25 (15.43%) NoSQL
15 24 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (14.20%) Confluence
17 21 (12.96%) Slack
18 19 (11.73%) MongoDB
18 19 (11.73%) Jenkins
19 18 (11.11%) REST
19 18 (11.11%) Cucumber
19 18 (11.11%) Kanban
20 17 (10.49%) Security Cleared
20 17 (10.49%) Node.js
20 17 (10.49%) Project Management
20 17 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
20 17 (10.49%) SDLC
21 16 (9.88%) Python

Mentoring
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 23 (14.20%) Confluence
2 8 (4.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (4.32%) Apache
4 3 (1.85%) nginx
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.62%) Drupal
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.62%) SAS
6 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.62%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.96%) Slack
2 9 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.85%) Office 365
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.62%) IaaS
7 1 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Route 53
7 1 (0.62%) Trello
7 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) DNS
2 9 (5.56%) LAN
2 9 (5.56%) WAN
3 8 (4.94%) MPLS
4 7 (4.32%) OSPF
5 6 (3.70%) BGP
5 6 (3.70%) HTTP
6 5 (3.09%) VPN
7 4 (2.47%) Firewall
7 4 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.85%) FTP
8 3 (1.85%) IPsec
9 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.23%) DHCP
9 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.23%) SSL
10 1 (0.62%) FCoE
10 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.62%) Network Security
10 1 (0.62%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) NoSQL
2 19 (11.73%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (9.88%) Big Data
4 16 (9.88%) MySQL
5 12 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.32%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.23%) HBase
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 29 (17.90%) JIRA
2 27 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.73%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.79%) SonarQube
6 8 (4.94%) Maven
6 8 (4.94%) Mockito
7 7 (4.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (3.70%) Artifactory
8 6 (3.70%) Selenium
8 6 (3.70%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.85%) JUnit
10 3 (1.85%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.85%) Subversion
11 2 (1.23%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.62%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (19.75%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Retail
3 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.47%) Marketing
5 3 (1.85%) Banking
5 3 (1.85%) Legal
5 3 (1.85%) Military
5 3 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (20.37%) Developer
2 15 (9.26%) Software Engineer
3 14 (8.64%) Analyst
4 13 (8.02%) Architect
5 12 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.41%) Scrum Master
6 8 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (4.94%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.32%) DBA
7 7 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.32%) User Researcher
8 6 (3.70%) Consultant
8 6 (3.70%) Data Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.09%) Digital Architect
9 5 (3.09%) Lead Architect
9 5 (3.09%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.11%) REST
2 17 (10.49%) Node.js
3 10 (6.17%) .NET
3 10 (6.17%) RESTful
4 8 (4.94%) HTML
4 8 (4.94%) JSR 170
4 8 (4.94%) Kafka
4 8 (4.94%) OSGi
4 8 (4.94%) PowerMock
4 8 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (4.94%) Spring
5 7 (4.32%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (4.32%) Web Services
6 6 (3.70%) CSS
6 6 (3.70%) WCF
7 4 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.47%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.47%) HTML5
7 4 (2.47%) PySpark
7 4 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.70%) Blog
2 6 (3.70%) User Experience
3 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.09%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.47%) Clustering
4 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Linux
2 15 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.56%) Windows
4 6 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.47%) Unix
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) AIX
7 1 (0.62%) CentOS
7 1 (0.62%) HPUX
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.62%) Solaris
7 1 (0.62%) VMS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (43.21%) Coaching
3 48 (29.63%) TDD
4 38 (23.46%) Scrum
5 34 (20.99%) BDD
5 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.37%) Software Engineering
7 31 (19.14%) Microservices
8 26 (16.05%) Test Automation
9 24 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (11.11%) Kanban
11 17 (10.49%) Project Management
11 17 (10.49%) SDLC
12 15 (9.26%) Configuration Management
12 15 (9.26%) ITIL
12 15 (9.26%) SOA
12 15 (9.26%) User Stories
13 14 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (8.02%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.93%) Java
2 28 (17.28%) SQL
3 16 (9.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.88%) Python
4 11 (6.79%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.17%) C#
6 7 (4.32%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.70%) Scala
8 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.47%) Groovy
8 4 (2.47%) Perl
8 4 (2.47%) PHP
9 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.85%) VBA
10 2 (1.23%) C++
10 2 (1.23%) Java 8
10 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) Degree
4 7 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.70%) CCNP
6 5 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.47%) CCIE
8 3 (1.85%) CCNA
9 2 (1.23%) CISSP
10 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.62%) CCSA
10 1 (0.62%) CCSE
10 1 (0.62%) CEH
10 1 (0.62%) CISM
10 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.62%) GCIA
10 1 (0.62%) GCIH
10 1 (0.62%) PhD
10 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.62%) GDPR
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.62%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Docker
2 5 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) Puppet
1 12 (7.41%) Terraform
2 6 (3.70%) Ansible
2 6 (3.70%) Grafana
2 6 (3.70%) Graylog
3 4 (2.47%) QRadar
4 3 (1.85%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.62%) Nessus
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.62%) SCCM
5 1 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle
2 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.56%) Adobe
3 9 (5.56%) Cisco
4 8 (4.94%) Coverity
5 6 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.70%) F5
5 6 (3.70%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.70%) Splunk
5 6 (3.70%) VMware
6 4 (2.47%) Hortonworks
6 4 (2.47%) webMethods
7 3 (1.85%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) Citrix
8 2 (1.23%) Google
8 2 (1.23%) HP
8 2 (1.23%) SAP
8 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.62%) Fortinet