Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 835 -
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.006% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.051% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
England median daily rate - £483 -
UK median daily rate - £483 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 6,105 9,740 11,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.00% 10.75% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,780 6,168 7,786
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £237 £256 £263
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 336 316
England median hourly rate £25.68 £21.63 £21.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.72% +2.98% -2.30%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £11.43
90th Percentile £53.45 £48.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £25.68 £21.13 £21.50
% change year-on-year +21.53% -1.72% -

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