Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 140 110
Rank change year-on-year -20 -30 -24
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 6 12 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.42% 1.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.41% 3.92% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 60
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £490 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.37% - +30.67%
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -13.51% +2.78% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.18 -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 425 306 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.39% 10.70% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 171 280
West Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £187
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £11.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.22% -22.41% +17.41%
10th Percentile £11.39 £9.25 £10.26
90th Percentile £30.53 £19.50 £16.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.24% -4.57%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in West Yorkshire

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in West Yorkshire

Disclosure Scotland
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Leeds -18 6 £400 -20.00%
Disclosure Scotland
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) Proactive Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) CQRS
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Proactive Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) CQRS
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Zend