Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Def Stans skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Def Stans over the 6 months to 23 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.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 - 186
Rank change year-on-year - +186 +11
Contract jobs citing Def Stans 15 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% - 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.85% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
East of England median daily rate £475 - -
England median daily rate £475 £283 £398
% change year-on-year +68.14% -28.93% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £51.25
England median hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £45.75
% change year-on-year +33.33% -9.84% +103.33%

Def Stans 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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 527 486 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.96% 11.30% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 289 310
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +13.79%
10th Percentile £213 £170 £210
90th Percentile £550 £575 £576
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 57
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £21.34 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.32% -31.18% +20.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £14.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £46.45 £58.10
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year +9.76% -10.23% +11.39%

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Def Stans as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Def Stans in the East of England

Def Stans
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Def Stans in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Def Stans in the East of England

Def Stans
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Def Stans in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Def Stans in the East of England

Def Stans
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Def Stans within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire - 15 £475 -
Def Stans
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Def Stans 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 of England region with a requirement for Def Stans.

1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
1 15 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 15 (100.00%) Data Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Management
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
1 15 (100.00%) CMDB
1 15 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (93.33%) Customer Requirements
2 14 (93.33%) Process Improvement
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 14 (93.33%) C
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (93.33%) ISO 9001
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (93.33%) Military
2 14 (93.33%) PDM
2 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design

Def Stans
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 14 (93.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Configuration Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) CMDB
1 15 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 15 (100.00%) Data Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Management
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) Customer Requirements
2 14 (93.33%) PDM
2 14 (93.33%) Process Improvement
2 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft