Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 84 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 185 114 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.69% 2.68% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 3.16% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 81 98
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £313 £331 £325
90th Percentile £588 £645 £641
England median daily rate £493 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.68% +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 £32.50 £30.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +8.33% +52.98% -38.72%

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 4,353 3,605 4,916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.75% 84.72% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,906 2,343 3,346
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £265 £281
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 93 109
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.49 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.94% -13.33% -2.53%
10th Percentile £10.96 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.44 £34.85 £41.55
England median hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -11.01% +4.17% +11.63%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +42 129 £455 -9.00% 47
South Yorkshire -18 43 £455 -9.00% 17
North Yorkshire +6 9 £373 +36.70% 5
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 122 (65.95%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (50.81%) Coaching
3 64 (34.59%) Java
4 60 (32.43%) Scrum
5 59 (31.89%) TDD
6 49 (26.49%) Microservices
7 48 (25.95%) Linux
8 47 (25.41%) Software Engineering
8 47 (25.41%) BDD
8 47 (25.41%) Git (software)
9 43 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (22.70%) Open Source
11 41 (22.16%) REST
11 41 (22.16%) Jenkins
12 39 (21.08%) NoSQL
12 39 (21.08%) Test Automation
12 39 (21.08%) JIRA
13 37 (20.00%) SFIA
14 34 (18.38%) SQL
14 34 (18.38%) Confluence
15 33 (17.84%) Kanban
15 33 (17.84%) Slack
16 32 (17.30%) Node.js
17 31 (16.76%) User Stories
18 29 (15.68%) Cucumber
18 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
18 29 (15.68%) MySQL
18 29 (15.68%) Finance
19 28 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 28 (15.14%) Problem-Solving

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 34 (18.38%) Confluence
2 17 (9.19%) Apache
3 8 (4.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (3.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.62%) nginx
6 2 (1.08%) SAS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.54%) InVision
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.84%) Slack
2 8 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.08%) Office 365
6 1 (0.54%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.54%) GitHub
6 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.41%) HTTP
2 4 (2.16%) Internet
3 3 (1.62%) DNS
3 3 (1.62%) Firewall
3 3 (1.62%) FTP
3 3 (1.62%) LAN
3 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.62%) VPN
3 3 (1.62%) WAN
4 2 (1.08%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.08%) IPsec
4 2 (1.08%) MPLS
4 2 (1.08%) OSPF
4 2 (1.08%) SMS
4 2 (1.08%) SSL
5 1 (0.54%) BGP
5 1 (0.54%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.54%) H.323
5 1 (0.54%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.08%) NoSQL
2 29 (15.68%) MySQL
3 27 (14.59%) MongoDB
3 27 (14.59%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (12.43%) Big Data
5 17 (9.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (6.49%) Apache Hive
7 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.78%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.70%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.08%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.08%) HBase
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.08%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.54%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.54%) Bigtable
12 1 (0.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 47 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 41 (22.16%) Jenkins
3 39 (21.08%) JIRA
4 29 (15.68%) Cucumber
5 20 (10.81%) JUnit
6 15 (8.11%) Jasmine
7 11 (5.95%) Artifactory
7 11 (5.95%) SonarQube
8 9 (4.86%) Mockito
9 8 (4.32%) Maven
10 7 (3.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.78%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.24%) HP UFT
12 4 (2.16%) Selenium
13 3 (1.62%) Burp Suite
13 3 (1.62%) JMeter
13 3 (1.62%) LoadRunner
13 3 (1.62%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.62%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.62%) Subversion
General
1 29 (15.68%) Finance
2 8 (4.32%) Retail
3 6 (3.24%) Banking
4 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.62%) Publishing
7 2 (1.08%) Games
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.54%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (18.92%) Developer
2 24 (12.97%) Software Engineer
3 20 (10.81%) Architect
4 16 (8.65%) Analyst
4 16 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.03%) Scrum Master
6 11 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Java Architect
8 9 (4.86%) User Researcher
9 8 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.78%) JavaScript Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (3.24%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.24%) Java Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Consultant
12 5 (2.70%) Java Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.16%) REST
2 32 (17.30%) Node.js
3 19 (10.27%) HTML
3 19 (10.27%) Spring
4 17 (9.19%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (8.11%) Kafka
6 14 (7.57%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (7.03%) CSS
8 12 (6.49%) RESTful
9 10 (5.41%) .NET
9 10 (5.41%) Spring Boot
10 9 (4.86%) HTML5
10 9 (4.86%) SOAP
10 9 (4.86%) Spring Batch
10 9 (4.86%) Spring Security
11 8 (4.32%) JSR 170
11 8 (4.32%) OSGi
11 8 (4.32%) PowerMock
11 8 (4.32%) XML
12 7 (3.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Blog
3 8 (4.32%) User Experience
4 6 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.16%) Clustering
6 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.62%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.08%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) PKI
9 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.54%) Social Media
9 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.95%) Linux
2 28 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (4.86%) Windows
4 6 (3.24%) Unix
5 5 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.16%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) CentOS
8 1 (0.54%) HPUX
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (65.95%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (50.81%) Coaching
3 60 (32.43%) Scrum
4 59 (31.89%) TDD
5 49 (26.49%) Microservices
6 47 (25.41%) BDD
6 47 (25.41%) Software Engineering
7 43 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (22.70%) Open Source
9 39 (21.08%) Test Automation
10 37 (20.00%) SFIA
11 33 (17.84%) Kanban
12 31 (16.76%) User Stories
13 28 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (11.35%) Integration Testing
14 21 (11.35%) SDLC
14 21 (11.35%) SOA
15 17 (9.19%) Analytics
16 16 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.59%) Java
2 34 (18.38%) SQL
3 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.35%) Python
5 12 (6.49%) C#
6 10 (5.41%) Scala
7 7 (3.78%) Ruby
8 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.24%) Perl
9 4 (2.16%) Groovy
9 4 (2.16%) PHP
10 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) Clojure
11 1 (0.54%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.54%) R
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.86%) Degree
4 2 (1.08%) CCNA
4 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CISSP
4 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.54%) CCNP
5 1 (0.54%) CCSA
5 1 (0.54%) CCSE
5 1 (0.54%) CEH
5 1 (0.54%) CISM
5 1 (0.54%) GCIA
5 1 (0.54%) GCIH
5 1 (0.54%) PhD
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.62%) SLA
3 3 (1.62%) WCAG
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.54%) GCP
5 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (7.03%) Docker
2 8 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.24%) VMware Server
4 5 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (10.27%) Puppet
2 18 (9.73%) Terraform
3 11 (5.95%) Grafana
3 11 (5.95%) Graylog
4 8 (4.32%) Ansible
5 6 (3.24%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.24%) QRadar
6 3 (1.62%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.62%) Nessus
6 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.08%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.08%) OpenView
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.54%) Packer
8 1 (0.54%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.54%) SCCM
8 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (10.27%) Red Hat
2 13 (7.03%) Oracle
3 12 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.86%) Adobe
4 9 (4.86%) SAP
5 8 (4.32%) Coverity
5 8 (4.32%) VMware
6 6 (3.24%) HP
7 5 (2.70%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.70%) Splunk
8 4 (2.16%) webMethods
9 3 (1.62%) Cisco
9 3 (1.62%) Google
9 3 (1.62%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.62%) Informatica
10 2 (1.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.08%) Nimsoft
10 2 (1.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.54%) IBM