Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inclusion and Diversity in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Inclusion and Diversity over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Inclusion and Diversity
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 574 468 631
Rank change year-on-year -106 +163 +126
Contract jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 165 28 157
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 15 16
10th Percentile £321 £294 £316
25th Percentile £413 £326 £417
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £400 £470
Median % change year-on-year +21.25% -14.89% +17.50%
75th Percentile £600 £556 £653
90th Percentile £695 £580 £669
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £470
% change year-on-year +11.76% -9.57% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.70 - -
UK median hourly rate £15.70 - -

Inclusion and Diversity is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 36,110 14,489 39,464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 53.49% 53.49% 51.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,705 9,937 25,920
10th Percentile £308 £275 £263
25th Percentile £413 £381 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £575
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £520 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,232 473 1,329
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.10
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £18.74
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +17.40% +4.11%
75th Percentile £42.25 £42.75 £39.50
90th Percentile £59.98 £52.50 £50.05
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +8.57%

Inclusion and Diversity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Inclusion and Diversity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in England.

Daily rate trend for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in England.

Hourly rate trend for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
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 Inclusion and Diversity within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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 -138 87 £525 +31.25% 118
South East -50 41 £463 +8.82% 38
Midlands -58 20 £413 +21.86% 40
West Midlands -55 10 £413 +21.86% 32
East Midlands - 10 - - 8
South West -46 7 £615 +87.41% 21
North of England -82 5 £440 -20.00% 66
Yorkshire -45 2 - - 19
North West -57 2 £440 -20.00% 38
East of England - 1 £550 - 30
North East - 1 - - 9
Inclusion and Diversity
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 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 Inclusion and Diversity.

1 57 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.70%) Finance
3 42 (25.45%) Social Skills
4 31 (18.79%) Risk Management
5 29 (17.58%) Coaching
6 26 (15.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (15.15%) QA
7 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.12%) Service Management
9 20 (12.12%) Change Management
9 20 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 20 (12.12%) SAP
9 20 (12.12%) Banking
9 20 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 19 (11.52%) Project Delivery
11 18 (10.91%) React
11 18 (10.91%) Java
12 17 (10.30%) Migration
13 16 (9.70%) Legal
13 16 (9.70%) Degree
13 16 (9.70%) People Management
13 16 (9.70%) Presentation Skills
14 15 (9.09%) DevOps
14 15 (9.09%) Project Management
14 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 14 (8.48%) Investment Banking
15 14 (8.48%) Azure
15 14 (8.48%) GRC
15 14 (8.48%) Thought Leadership

Inclusion and Diversity
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 (1.82%) Apache
1 3 (1.82%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.21%) Confluence
2 2 (1.21%) IIS
2 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.21%) nginx
2 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Figma
5 1 (0.61%) InVision
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.61%) Sketch
5 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.48%) Azure
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (5.45%) SaaS
3 8 (4.85%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.24%) AWS
5 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (2.42%) GCP
5 4 (2.42%) PaaS
5 4 (2.42%) Serverless
6 3 (1.82%) Apigee
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.21%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.61%) Azure LUIS
8 1 (0.61%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) HTTP
2 5 (3.03%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.61%) BGP
4 1 (0.61%) MPLS
4 1 (0.61%) NAS
4 1 (0.61%) OSPF
4 1 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.61%) RTP
4 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) Power BI
3 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 3 (1.82%) GIS
4 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.21%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.61%) Flink
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) OLTP
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.61%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) JIRA
2 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.21%) Maven
3 2 (1.21%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.61%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.61%) GitLab
4 1 (0.61%) Gradle
4 1 (0.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) Subversion
4 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (29.70%) Finance
2 42 (25.45%) Social Skills
3 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (12.12%) Banking
5 16 (9.70%) Legal
5 16 (9.70%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (8.48%) Investment Banking
7 11 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 9 (5.45%) Retail
9 8 (4.85%) Marketing
10 5 (3.03%) Automotive
10 5 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (3.03%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.82%) Publishing
12 2 (1.21%) Back Office
12 2 (1.21%) Digital Economy
12 2 (1.21%) Law
12 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 29 (17.58%) Developer
2 26 (15.76%) Analyst
3 21 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.70%) Architect
5 12 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.27%) HR Manager
5 12 (7.27%) Operations Manager
6 11 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.67%) React Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.24%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.03%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.03%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.42%) Security Architect
10 4 (2.42%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.91%) React
2 13 (7.88%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.06%) Spring
4 8 (4.85%) Spring Boot
5 7 (4.24%) EDI
5 7 (4.24%) HTML
5 7 (4.24%) Redux
6 6 (3.64%) .NET
6 6 (3.64%) Enzyme
6 6 (3.64%) HTML5
6 6 (3.64%) Jest
6 6 (3.64%) JSON
6 6 (3.64%) RxJS
7 5 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.42%) .NET Core
8 4 (2.42%) OAuth
8 4 (2.42%) RESTful
8 4 (2.42%) Vue.js
8 4 (2.42%) Web Services
9 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.88%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.45%) User Experience
3 6 (3.64%) Derivative
3 6 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.42%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.82%) Cyberattack
5 3 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.82%) NHS
5 3 (1.82%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.21%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.61%) BYOD
7 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.61%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (3.03%) Linux
3 4 (2.42%) Mac OS
3 4 (2.42%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.21%) Android
5 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.21%) Unix
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.79%) Risk Management
3 29 (17.58%) Coaching
4 26 (15.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.12%) Change Management
6 20 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 20 (12.12%) Service Management
7 19 (11.52%) Project Delivery
8 17 (10.30%) Migration
9 16 (9.70%) People Management
10 15 (9.09%) DevOps
10 15 (9.09%) Project Management
11 14 (8.48%) Thought Leadership
12 13 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.27%) ITIL
13 12 (7.27%) Performance Management
14 11 (6.67%) Scrum
14 11 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 18 (10.91%) Java
3 12 (7.27%) Kotlin
4 9 (5.45%) Python
5 8 (4.85%) TypeScript
6 7 (4.24%) C
6 7 (4.24%) SQL
7 6 (3.64%) C#
8 2 (1.21%) Perl
8 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Groovy
9 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) CISM
4 3 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.21%) CISSP
5 2 (1.21%) CRISC
5 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.61%) APMP
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.61%) ISEB
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.15%) QA
2 14 (8.48%) GRC
3 5 (3.03%) GDPR
4 4 (2.42%) PMO
5 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.82%) NIST
5 3 (1.82%) SLA
6 2 (1.21%) COSHH
6 2 (1.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.21%) MiFID
6 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.21%) Ansible
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.21%) Terraform
3 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (12.12%) SAP
2 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.45%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.03%) Google
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle
6 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.21%) Apple
7 2 (1.21%) IBM
7 2 (1.21%) Segue
7 2 (1.21%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.21%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) Adobe
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) BT
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco
8 1 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.61%) ESRI
8 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.61%) Sybase