Period
to 3 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Police
London > Central London
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 293 283
Rank change year-on-year +101 -10 -33
Contract jobs citing Police 7 1 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.13% 0.011% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.023% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £265 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.94% -45.64% +8.33%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £311
90th Percentile £538 £268 £546
London median daily rate £513 £538 £473
% change year-on-year -4.65% +13.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

Police is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,357 4,355 4,890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 45.10% 48.86% 53.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,643 3,177 3,802
Median daily rate £510 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £325
90th Percentile £694 £675 £700
London median daily rate £525 £525 £501
% change year-on-year - +4.90% +0.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 61
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £21.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.50% -5.77% +3.44%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.19 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £42.41 £48.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +8.70% -

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Police as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Police in Central London

Police
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Police in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Police in Central London

Police
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Police in Central London over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Police in Central London

Police
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Police in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Police in Central London

Police
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Police within the Central London region over the 6 months to 3 April 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
City of London +80 5 £375 +41.51%
West End of London - 1 £525 -
City of Westminster - 1 £525 -
Police
London

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Police 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 Central London region with a requirement for Police.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Adabas
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 3 (42.86%) Software AG
2 3 (42.86%) Natural
2 3 (42.86%) JCL
2 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

Police
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Development Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JCL
1 3 (42.86%) Natural
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
1 3 (42.86%) Software AG