Period
to 25 May 2018

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

Disclosure Scotland
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -26 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 4 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.73% 4.94% 4.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.48% 34.67% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 22
Devon median daily rate £397 £446 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.89% +18.80% -23.86%
10th Percentile £391 £300 £301
90th Percentile £429 £550 £471
South West median daily rate £425 £465 £375
% change year-on-year -8.60% +24.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £42.00

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 73 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.30% 14.26% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 83
Devon median daily rate £375 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% -5.50% +0.63%
10th Percentile £274 £305 £300
90th Percentile £513 £521 £475
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Devon median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.26% +1.06% +36.11%
10th Percentile £11.28 £20.00 £22.75
90th Percentile £105.55 £37.38 £24.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.63 £42.00
% change year-on-year +9.22% -12.80% +5.00%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in Devon

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Devon

Disclosure Scotland
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland within the Devon region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Exeter -7 3 £397 -18.90%
Plymouth 0 1 - -
Disclosure Scotland
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 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 Devon region with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Handset

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Handset Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared