Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AS 2805 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS 2805 over the 6 months to 21 February 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.

AS 2805
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing AS 2805 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.025% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
England median daily rate £370 - -
UK median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

AS 2805 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,050 10,359 11,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.92% 11.64% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,921 6,824 7,367
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 363 400
England median hourly rate £21.01 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -14.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £11.62 £10.90 £11.98
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.15 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -15.69% +18.60%

AS 2805
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AS 2805 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AS 2805 in England

AS 2805
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AS 2805 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for AS 2805 in England

AS 2805
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS 2805 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
London - 2 £350 -
East of England - 1 £370 -
AS 2805
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AS 2805 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 England region with a requirement for AS 2805.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

AS 2805
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) VMware