Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for NVQ Level 3 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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.

National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.060% 0.024% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate - £298 £170
% change year-on-year - +75.00% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 - -
England median hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.67% +7.14% -90.97%

NVQ Level 3 is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 714 612 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.21% 14.72% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 364 534
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% +10.34%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £256
90th Percentile £588 £553 £575
England median daily rate £450 £426 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.73% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 27 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -13.90%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.50 £42.40 £23.75
England median hourly rate £23.65 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% +5.77% +15.56%

NVQ Level 3
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing NVQ Level 3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for NVQ Level 3 in Yorkshire

NVQ Level 3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NVQ Level 3 in Yorkshire

NVQ Level 3
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 NVQ Level 3 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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 - 2 - -
East Yorkshire +2 1 - -
NVQ Level 3
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NVQ Level 3 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 NVQ Level 3.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

NVQ Level 3
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 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft