Period
to 16 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 September 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 and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 28 9 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 9.06% 4.81% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £500 -
Median % change year-on-year -15.10% - -
South Wales median daily rate £425 £500 £538
% change year-on-year -15.10% -6.98% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 210 111 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 67.96% 59.36% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 77 83
10th Percentile £266 £180 £165
25th Percentile £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +12.89% -5.26% +18.75%
75th Percentile £563 £525 £525
90th Percentile £613 £535 £573
South Wales median daily rate £479 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.44% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 17
10th Percentile £12.44 £17.25 £19.60
25th Percentile £15.47 £20.63 £41.25
Median hourly rate £24.75 £22.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -46.43% -
75th Percentile £39.60 £23.75 "
90th Percentile £43.46 £24.76 £43.60
South Wales median hourly rate £20.55 £22.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -8.67% -45.12% +117.28%

DBS Check
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing DBS Check as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Newport

DBS Check
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DBS Check in Newport.

Daily rate trend for DBS Check in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Service Design
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) Content Management
4 5 (17.86%) CMS
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) User Research
5 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.29%) Statistics
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Google
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) RDF
6 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) W3C
6 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Ontologies
6 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Jupyter
3 1 (3.57%) OpenROAD
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) GCP
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.14%) AWS
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Step Functions
2 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Google Data Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Google Sheets
2 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
2 2 (7.14%) PowerApps
2 2 (7.14%) Serverless
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CodeBuild
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CodeDeploy
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (3.57%) Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) Triplestore
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (3.57%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.57%) Ingres
4 1 (3.57%) Metadata
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) RStudio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Public Sector
2 3 (10.71%) Social Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Programme Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) User Researcher
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Backend Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Development Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Insight Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Python Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) RESTful
2 4 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) JSON-LD
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) Pandas
5 1 (3.57%) PySpark
5 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Linked Data
1 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
1 3 (10.71%) Semantic Web
1 3 (10.71%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Service Design
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Content Management
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) User Research
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Statistics
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.71%) Ontologies
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) RDF
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (7.14%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) R
2 3 (10.71%) SPARQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Go
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) Accessibility
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy