Period
to 16 November 2018

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 November 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 and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 140 125
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 +8
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 13 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.19% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 0.92% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £290 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -30.12% -20.95%
10th Percentile £114 £162 £326
90th Percentile £488 £418 £465
England median daily rate £375 £175 £275
% change year-on-year +114.29% -36.36% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £18.75
England median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.63% +6.67% -1.64%

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 497 649 597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.40% 20.31% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 444 412
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.64% +1.67%
10th Percentile £168 £213 £215
90th Percentile £539 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.35% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 41 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.45% -1.43%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.83 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.21% +3.32% +5.26%

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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 November 2018.

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 November 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
Derbyshire +13 5 £475 +265.38% 3
Leicestershire - 4 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £114 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Patch Management
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Firepower
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) CISA
3 4 (30.77%) CISM
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (30.77%) ISSAP
3 4 (30.77%) ISSEP
3 4 (30.77%) WSUS
3 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (23.08%) ISMS
4 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

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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 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Database Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) ISMS
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Password Management
3 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (30.77%) CISA
2 4 (30.77%) CISM
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) ISSAP
2 4 (30.77%) ISSEP
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
5 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (30.77%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) VMware