Period
to 27 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 375 534 574
Rank change year-on-year +159 +40 -59
Contract jobs citing Police 40 51 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 44
Median daily rate £450 £575 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +17.95% +8.33%
10th Percentile £360 £397 £328
90th Percentile £623 £775 £676
England median daily rate £450 £525 £457
% change year-on-year -14.29% +14.88% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.25 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% -58.08% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.25 £65.00
% change year-on-year +28.44% -58.08% +243.37%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,818 18,463 21,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.35% 46.02% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,096 12,829 15,477
Median daily rate £525 £525 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% +0.50%
10th Percentile £328 £345 £313
90th Percentile £738 £700 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 215 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £24.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -13.72% +14.57%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.05 £13.46
90th Percentile £54.13 £52.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £22.61
% change year-on-year +13.04% +1.72% +3.95%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Police in London

Police
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Police in London

Police
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Police in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Police in London

Police
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Police in London

Police
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Police within the London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
Central London +119 10 £375 -40.00%
South London +29 5 £450 -10.00%
Police
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Police.

1 33 (82.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (67.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) Public Sector
5 13 (32.50%) DevOps
6 12 (30.00%) AWS
6 12 (30.00%) Java
7 11 (27.50%) Remedy
7 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
8 9 (22.50%) Unix
9 8 (20.00%) Artifactory
9 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (20.00%) GitLab
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
10 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.00%) QA
11 6 (15.00%) Selenium
11 6 (15.00%) Service Management
11 6 (15.00%) Law
11 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.00%) J2EE
11 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management
12 5 (12.50%) Struts
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (12.50%) SQL Server

Police
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 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Azure
3 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
1 4 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) IPv4
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 8 (20.00%) GitLab
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Selenium
3 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (12.50%) Maven
4 4 (10.00%) ClearQuest
4 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Toad
5 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
5 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Katalon Studio
6 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.50%) Gatling
7 1 (2.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 14 (35.00%) Public Sector
2 6 (15.00%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) DBA
2 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Development Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Integration Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) J2EE
3 5 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 5 (12.50%) Java EE
3 5 (12.50%) Struts
3 5 (12.50%) WireMock
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
5 3 (7.50%) Spring
5 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.00%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (5.00%) JAX-RS
6 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.50%) Express
7 1 (2.50%) Middleware
7 1 (2.50%) React
7 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) SCORM
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Unix
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
5 5 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Coaching
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Service Design
8 2 (5.00%) Decision-Making
8 2 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) JCL
3 4 (10.00%) Natural
4 3 (7.50%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (67.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) CCENT
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) CISMP
6 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) RMADS
3 2 (5.00%) WCAG
4 1 (2.50%) GDPR
4 1 (2.50%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.50%) NCSC
4 1 (2.50%) NIST
4 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Terraform
2 3 (7.50%) Ansible
2 3 (7.50%) Consul
3 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Packer
4 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Remedy
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Software AG
4 3 (7.50%) Sparx
4 3 (7.50%) Splunk
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Lumension
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) Sophos