Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 134 146
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -20
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 5 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 2.30% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -62.32%
England median daily rate £438 £375 £184
% change year-on-year +16.67% +104.08% -38.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £19.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.79 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +29.59% -3.33%

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 445 565 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.23% 19.24% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 339 402
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £190 £225
90th Percentile £544 £545 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 49 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.51 £14.65 £11.83
90th Percentile £35.93 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -15.25% +7.51%

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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 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 21 July 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
Derbyshire +11 2 - - 3
Nottinghamshire +10 2 £350 -12.50% 2
Leicestershire +5 1 £450 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Debt
3 1 (20.00%) Architecture Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Sparx
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

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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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (20.00%) Architecture Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Debt
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sparx