Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 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 Scotland
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 383 349 287
Rank change year-on-year -34 -62 +12
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 7 27 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 1.23% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 39
South East median daily rate £475 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.71% +15.86%
10th Percentile £444 £238 £207
90th Percentile £579 £598 £593
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £11.18 -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +19.50% +25.00% -76.67%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,106 2,193 1,972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.55% 13.00% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,221 1,320 1,140
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £220 £231 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 66 102
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +42.86% -18.79%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £11.29
90th Percentile £49.50 £50.39 £44.88
England median hourly rate £20.24 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% -6.67% +2.27%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in the South East

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in the South East

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the South East

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in the South East

Disclosure Scotland
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Thames Valley +12 3 £588 +56.67%
Hampshire -26 3 £475 +26.67% 2
Oxfordshire +16 2 £588 +88.00%
Berkshire -1 1 - -
West Sussex -12 1 £438 +16.67%
Disclosure Scotland
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 6 (85.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (71.43%) DBS Check
3 3 (42.86%) Java 8
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Talend
4 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) React
5 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow
5 1 (14.29%) Terraform
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
5 1 (14.29%) GDPR
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Lead Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Lead Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) HR Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) React
2 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
2 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (71.43%) DBS Check
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Talend
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle