Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dublin Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dublin Core over the 6 months to 18 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.

Dublin Core
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 810 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +887
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
England median daily rate £465 - -
UK median daily rate £465 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 - -

Dublin Core 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 8,704 10,958 10,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.31% 11.61% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,453 7,020 6,734
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £247 £260 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 351 334
England median hourly rate £22.63 £24.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +28.95% -15.56%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -11.11%

Dublin Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dublin Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dublin Core in England

Dublin Core
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dublin Core in England

Dublin Core
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dublin Core in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dublin Core in England

Dublin Core
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 Dublin Core within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
South East - 9 £500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £383 -
North of England - 3 £383 -
Dublin Core
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Dublin Core 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 Dublin Core.

1 9 (75.00%) Taxonomies
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Records Management
3 7 (58.33%) Data Structures
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) ArchiMate
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

Dublin Core
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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Metadata Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Taxonomies
2 7 (58.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) Records Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) ArchiMate
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Metadata Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft