Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for NCSC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NCSC over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 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.

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing NCSC 0 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - £500
England median daily rate £560 £528 £575
% change year-on-year +6.16% -8.26% +4.55%

NCSC 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 228 96 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.71% 15.79% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 52 118
10th Percentile £122 £266 £150
25th Percentile £198 £312 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £355 £383
Median % change year-on-year +5.63% -7.19% -10.00%
75th Percentile £485 £450 £474
90th Percentile £575 £519 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 21
10th Percentile " £9.16 "
25th Percentile £9.00 £9.39 £10.58
Median hourly rate £9.59 £12.02 £11.60
Median % change year-on-year -20.20% +3.64% -20.03%
75th Percentile £10.55 £19.50 £14.28
90th Percentile £12.14 £29.40 £16.00
England median hourly rate £20.11 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -10.62% +7.14% -

NCSC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing NCSC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NCSC in the East Midlands

NCSC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NCSC in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for NCSC in the East Midlands