Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 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.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 109 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £625 - -
Scotland median daily rate £625 £128 £296
% change year-on-year +390.20% -56.93% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

DBS Check is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 221 310 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.45% 19.82% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 179 73
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.04% +9.56%
10th Percentile £224 £190 £182
90th Percentile £637 £505 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.69 £29.78 £26.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.35% +11.54% -19.11%
10th Percentile £16.52 £12.75 £14.74
90th Percentile £38.34 £49.45 £40.33
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £15.38 £31.93
% change year-on-year +95.12% -51.84% -14.87%

DBS Check
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing DBS Check as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DBS Check in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for DBS Check in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBS Check in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBS Check in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DBS Check 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Sonus
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Coach
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Agile Coach
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Sprint Planning
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sonus