Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.91% 0.66% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Luton median daily rate £375 £140 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +167.86% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £140 -
% change year-on-year +167.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Luton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.27% 18.15% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 15
Luton median daily rate £404 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.07% +7.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £200 £204 £317
90th Percentile £538 £578 £570
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +4.62% -4.41% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £29.00 £19.25 £10.30
% change year-on-year +50.65% +86.89% -74.25%

DBS Check
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) PABX
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

DBS Check
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) PABX
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle