Period
to 7 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 7 December 2021 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 Scotland
England > London
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 567 380 522
Rank change year-on-year -187 +142 +60
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 13 9 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.055% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.48% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 26
10th Percentile £355 £356 £456
25th Percentile £400 £441 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £468 £475 £576
Median % change year-on-year -1.58% -17.53% +15.20%
75th Percentile £518 £541 £650
90th Percentile £642 £605 £681
England median daily rate £550 £500 £542
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.75% +10.16%

Disclosure Scotland 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,797 1,885 3,713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.60% 11.58% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,297 1,316 2,593
10th Percentile £339 £306 £288
25th Percentile £431 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £490
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +2.08%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £663
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 7 56
10th Percentile £16.08 £19.18 £12.00
25th Percentile £21.32 £21.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.22 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +2.97% +40.21% -22.44%
75th Percentile £33.38 £39.07 £28.00
90th Percentile £46.48 £51.73 £44.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.66 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.33% +10.54% +1.31%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in London

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in London.

Daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in London

Disclosure Scotland
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in London over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Disclosure Scotland in London

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in London.

Hourly rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 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 London region with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 13 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Social Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Accessibility
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (15.38%) Terraform
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Confluence
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Traefik
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Fargate
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) GCP
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub Actions
3 1 (7.69%) Serverless
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Power Query
1 1 (7.69%) QGIS
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Gatling
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Postman
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Police
2 1 (7.69%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) cloud-init
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (15.38%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Architectural Design
3 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Accessibility
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) NCSC
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Terraform
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Consul
2 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (7.69%) Graphite
2 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
2 1 (7.69%) Istio
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) linkerd
2 1 (7.69%) Packer
2 1 (7.69%) Prometheus
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) ESRI
2 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) VMware