Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 131 122
Rank change year-on-year -30 -9 -19
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 10 23 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.81% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.77% 6.57% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 51
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £381 £368 £310
90th Percentile £475 £547 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -
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 361 350 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.30% 12.25% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 206 231
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £200
90th Percentile £563 £570 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £9.15 £8.83 £10.85
90th Percentile £25.15 £21.48 £16.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.05% +13.79% +17.53%

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 25 September 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 -23 10 £425 -14.14%
Disclosure Scotland
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Confluence
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) CQRS
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Zend
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared

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 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) Gatling
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) gulp
4 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Sublime Text
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) Doctrine
3 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Microservices
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) CQRS
2 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) PHP 7
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Grafana
1 2 (20.00%) Graphite
1 2 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk