Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 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.

Project Delivery
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -26
Contract jobs citing Project Delivery 89 135 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.10% 2.99% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 3.47% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 101 121
Median daily rate £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £356 £325
90th Percentile £650 £575 £545
England median daily rate £485 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -0.62% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £30.30 £22.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.66% -3.23% -22.50%
10th Percentile £25.01 £16.55 £14.98
90th Percentile £34.23 £41.18 £31.73
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.95 £32.00
% change year-on-year +6.22% +2.97% +6.67%

Project Delivery 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 1,822 3,888 4,278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.92% 86.13% 87.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,148 2,587 2,834
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £268
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 126 122
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -16.39% +55.72%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.21 £10.79
90th Percentile £35.00 £39.97 £44.35
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.54 £22.00
% change year-on-year +12.07% +11.53% -13.08%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Yorkshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Project Delivery in Yorkshire

Project Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Delivery in Yorkshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Project Delivery in Yorkshire

Project Delivery
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 Project Delivery within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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 +30 69 £550 +33.33% 7
North Yorkshire -1 15 £425 -5.56% 3
South Yorkshire +22 6 £650 +40.54%
Project Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Project Delivery 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 Project Delivery.

1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.60%) Project Management
4 18 (20.22%) Migration
5 17 (19.10%) VMware
6 16 (17.98%) Public Sector
7 14 (15.73%) Finance
7 14 (15.73%) ERP
8 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
9 12 (13.48%) Azure
9 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.36%) Windows
11 10 (11.24%) SQL
11 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
11 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.99%) Oracle
12 8 (8.99%) Linux
12 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
12 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
13 7 (7.87%) Legal
13 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
13 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.87%) BDD
13 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 6 (6.74%) IT Strategy

Project Delivery
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 6 (6.74%) IIS
1 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) Mendix
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Azure
2 4 (4.49%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (3.37%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.25%) Office 365
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) DHCP
1 5 (5.62%) DNS
1 5 (5.62%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (3.37%) LAN
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) VPN
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
2 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.25%) VLAN
4 1 (1.12%) BGP
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.12%) IOS XR
4 1 (1.12%) MPLS
4 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.37%) Power BI
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) Impala
7 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) Appium
2 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.12%) ERwin
3 1 (1.12%) ProC
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
3 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (17.98%) Public Sector
2 14 (15.73%) Finance
3 7 (7.87%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Architect
2 14 (15.73%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.74%) Analyst
4 6 (6.74%) Tester
5 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.49%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (3.37%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.25%) Software Tester
8 2 (2.25%) Support Assistant
8 2 (2.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.37%) CSS
2 3 (3.37%) HTML
3 2 (2.25%) .NET
3 2 (2.25%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (1.12%) CSS3
4 1 (1.12%) HTML5
4 1 (1.12%) J2EE
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) JSP
4 1 (1.12%) JSTL
4 1 (1.12%) OSGi
4 1 (1.12%) Sass
4 1 (1.12%) SOAP
4 1 (1.12%) Spring
4 1 (1.12%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Clustering
2 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.25%) BYOD
3 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Blog
4 1 (1.12%) e-Health
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) LIMS
4 1 (1.12%) PACS
4 1 (1.12%) PMI
4 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.49%) Solaris
4 4 (4.49%) Unix
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Project Management
3 18 (20.22%) Migration
4 14 (15.73%) ERP
5 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
6 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
8 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
9 7 (7.87%) BDD
9 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Data Architecture
10 6 (6.74%) IT Strategy
10 6 (6.74%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) C#
3 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.37%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) CISM
4 2 (2.25%) CISSP
4 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.12%) APMP
5 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) CCNP
5 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) PMO
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) HL7
2 1 (1.12%) PSD2
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) vCloud
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Ansible
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.37%) Terraform
2 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.37%) vRealize
2 3 (3.37%) WSUS
3 2 (2.25%) MaaS360
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.10%) VMware
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 5 (5.62%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.49%) Remedy
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) BiZZdesign
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco
7 2 (2.25%) Citrix
7 2 (2.25%) OutSystems
7 2 (2.25%) Ping Identity
7 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.12%) Adobe
8 1 (1.12%) BMC
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) HP
8 1 (1.12%) Huawei
8 1 (1.12%) Informatica