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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for GLBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GLBA over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 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.

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA, GLB Act)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 854 771 -
Rank change year-on-year -83 - -
Contract jobs citing GLBA 6 7 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.009% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.053% 0.075% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £525 -
Median % change year-on-year -23.81% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -

GLBA 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11,286 9,289 3,869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.83% 12.41% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,687 6,220 2,427
10th Percentile £300 £270 £263
25th Percentile £413 £375 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £490 £470
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.26% +4.44%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £738 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £431
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.28% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 346 170
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.31 £11.48
25th Percentile £16.25 £13.53 £16.50
Median hourly rate £23.75 £20.68 £22.91
Median % change year-on-year +14.87% -9.76% +6.98%
75th Percentile £53.75 £40.13 £45.00
90th Percentile £72.25 £62.42 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.64 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.68% -17.17% -1.75%

GLBA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GLBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GLBA in the UK

GLBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for GLBA in the UK

GLBA
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GLBA within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -49 4 £400 -23.81% 2
England -77 4 £400 -23.81% 2
Work from Home -66 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing GLBA 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 with a requirement for GLBA.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Azure DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) FFIEC
1 6 (100.00%) NIST
1 6 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Data Pipeline
2 5 (83.33%) Power Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Log Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Monitor
2 5 (83.33%) Data Lake
2 5 (83.33%) Databricks
2 5 (83.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (83.33%) Serverless
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Functions
2 5 (83.33%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (83.33%) Data Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Power BI
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) Data Quality

GLBA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (83.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Functions
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Monitor
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Power Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Lake
1 5 (83.33%) Power BI
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Kafka
1 5 (83.33%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (16.67%) Celery
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) FastAPI
2 1 (16.67%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Command Line
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
2 5 (83.33%) Data Cleansing
2 5 (83.33%) Data Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Data Pipeline
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Log Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 2 (33.33%) Security Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Bash
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) FFIEC
2 5 (83.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) NIST
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Databricks