Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 97 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 1.34% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £160 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.38% -40.47% -
10th Percentile £363 £112 £198
90th Percentile £388 £187 £334
East of England median daily rate £363 £150 £194
% change year-on-year +141.67% -22.58% +61.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.50
East of England median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 298 374 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.22% 23.67% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 175 177
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £189 £200 £218
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £364
% change year-on-year +8.97% +7.22% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 24
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +24.14% -30.95%
10th Percentile £10.52 £12.09 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.68 £46.50 £46.36
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% -38.98% +37.21%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBS Check in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBS Check in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
St Albans - 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 - -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) PABX
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) VMware