Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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 and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 141 123
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 +14
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 11 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.20% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 0.89% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 10
East Midlands median daily rate £114 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.07% -16.13% -26.19%
10th Percentile £100 £216 £306
90th Percentile £377 £426 £454
England median daily rate £375 £175 £170
% change year-on-year +114.29% +2.94% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £96.88
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -18.92% +17.46% +8.62%

DBS Check 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 477 672 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.26% 22.19% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 472 368
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £383 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +0.66% +1.00%
10th Percentile £181 £231 £213
90th Percentile £550 £560 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.22 £17.50 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.34% -11.95% +18.66%
10th Percentile £11.23 £13.25 £12.89
90th Percentile £17.74 £53.80 £42.50
England median hourly rate £27.96 £23.38 £25.50
% change year-on-year +19.61% -8.33% -0.62%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DBS Check as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DBS Check in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for DBS Check in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBS Check in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBS Check in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBS Check in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Northamptonshire - 7 £100 -
Leicestershire - 3 £400 - 1
Derbyshire +10 1 £152 -
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £152 -53.23% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DBS Check 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) ISSAP
3 3 (27.27%) ISSEP
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) ISMS
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Database Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) ISMS
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Password Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) ISSAP
2 3 (27.27%) ISSEP
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
4 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware