Period
to 19 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 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.

Police
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 660 784 734
Rank change year-on-year +124 -50 +22
Contract jobs citing Police 101 83 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 101
England median daily rate £500 £490 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +4.81% +8.22%
10th Percentile £402 £343 £280
90th Percentile £608 £683 £623
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £18.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +91.94% -16.28%
10th Percentile £42.50 £31.34 £11.72
90th Percentile £47.50 £75.61 £27.15
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £18.24
% change year-on-year +28.57% +91.94% -16.28%

Police 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 28,933 37,525 40,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.84% 39.74% 43.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,856 24,909 26,999
England median daily rate £493 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £451
% change year-on-year - +5.44% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 895 988 980
England median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.03% +6.47%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.41 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% +6.43%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Police in England

Police
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Police in England

Police
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Police in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Police in England

Police
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Police in England

Police
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 Police within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
London +83 72 £500 +1.01% 4
North of England +43 13 £475 - 7
North West +13 13 £475 - 3
South East +50 9 £500 +17.65% 6
Midlands +51 6 £750 +368.75% 2
West Midlands +35 4 £750 +368.75%
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
South West -10 1 - - 6
Police
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Police 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 Police.

1 68 (67.33%) Security Cleared
2 58 (57.43%) SC Cleared
3 40 (39.60%) Law
4 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (19.80%) Management Information System
5 20 (19.80%) Public Sector
6 19 (18.81%) AWS
7 18 (17.82%) Firewall
7 18 (17.82%) Migration
8 17 (16.83%) HTML
8 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
8 17 (16.83%) CSS
8 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
8 17 (16.83%) Data Centre
9 16 (15.84%) WCAG
9 16 (15.84%) ITIL
10 15 (14.85%) WAN
10 15 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (14.85%) Information Security
10 15 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (13.86%) Service Management
11 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
11 14 (13.86%) PRINCE2
11 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
11 14 (13.86%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (12.87%) Project Delivery
12 13 (12.87%) SQL
12 13 (12.87%) Degree
12 13 (12.87%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (11.88%) NHibernate

Police
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 5 (4.95%) Confluence
2 3 (2.97%) Apache
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (4.95%) Adobe XD
1 5 (4.95%) InDesign
1 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.99%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) AWS
2 5 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.98%) Azure
3 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Firewall
2 15 (14.85%) WAN
3 12 (11.88%) Network Security
4 5 (4.95%) Internet
5 4 (3.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.99%) Multicast
6 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.97%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.98%) Big Data
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.98%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) HBase
5 1 (0.99%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.99%) OpenTSDB
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (0.99%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.88%) Moq
2 12 (11.88%) MSTest
2 12 (11.88%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.93%) Artifactory
3 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.94%) GitLab
4 6 (5.94%) Selenium
5 5 (4.95%) Axure RP
5 5 (4.95%) JIRA
5 5 (4.95%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.98%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.98%) JUnit
6 2 (1.98%) Maven
7 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (39.60%) Law
2 20 (19.80%) Public Sector
3 11 (10.89%) Finance
4 6 (5.94%) Marketing
5 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.99%) Military
8 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (18.81%) Developer
2 12 (11.88%) Consultant
2 12 (11.88%) Security Consultant
3 10 (9.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 10 (9.90%) Software Developer
4 7 (6.93%) Analyst
4 7 (6.93%) Service Manager
5 6 (5.94%) Architect
5 6 (5.94%) DBA
5 6 (5.94%) Product Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Designer
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.95%) UX Designer
7 4 (3.96%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Product Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) CSS
1 17 (16.83%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) .NET
2 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET
2 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (11.88%) Fluent NHibernate
2 12 (11.88%) jQuery
2 12 (11.88%) NHibernate
2 12 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (4.95%) HTML5
4 2 (1.98%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.98%) Express
4 2 (1.98%) Node.js
4 2 (1.98%) React
4 2 (1.98%) RESTful
4 2 (1.98%) SAML
4 2 (1.98%) Spring
4 2 (1.98%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.98%) Web Services
4 2 (1.98%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Management Information System
2 17 (16.83%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.89%) Driving Licence
5 7 (6.93%) W3C
6 5 (4.95%) e-Learning
6 5 (4.95%) User Experience
7 3 (2.97%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.99%) PKI
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.93%) Solaris
4 5 (4.95%) Linux
4 5 (4.95%) Unix
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.82%) Migration
3 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
4 16 (15.84%) ITIL
5 15 (14.85%) Information Security
5 15 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.86%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (13.86%) PRINCE2
6 14 (13.86%) Service Management
7 13 (12.87%) Project Delivery
7 13 (12.87%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (11.88%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (11.88%) Cyber Assurance
8 12 (11.88%) Front End Development
8 12 (11.88%) MVC
8 12 (11.88%) Service Design
8 12 (11.88%) Visualisation
9 11 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.90%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (12.87%) SQL
3 12 (11.88%) C#
4 3 (2.97%) ABAP
5 2 (1.98%) Java
6 1 (0.99%) Perl
6 1 (0.99%) Python
6 1 (0.99%) R
6 1 (0.99%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 68 (67.33%) Security Cleared
2 58 (57.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.87%) Degree
4 8 (7.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 8 (7.92%) CCSP
4 8 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.92%) CISSP
4 8 (7.92%) CRISC
4 8 (7.92%) GIAC
5 5 (4.95%) AWS Certification
6 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.97%) ISEB
8 2 (1.98%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) WCAG
2 9 (8.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.91%) NCSC
3 8 (7.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (7.92%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 8 (7.92%) NIST
4 4 (3.96%) PMO
4 4 (3.96%) SLA
5 2 (1.98%) QA
6 1 (0.99%) GDPR
6 1 (0.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Ansible
1 6 (5.94%) Consul
2 5 (4.95%) Terraform
3 3 (2.97%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.99%) Mesos
4 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.99%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) VMware
4 8 (7.92%) SAP
5 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.94%) Sparx
6 6 (5.94%) Splunk
7 5 (4.95%) Adobe
8 4 (3.96%) HP
9 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.98%) WSO2
10 1 (0.99%) Ariba