Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 177 178
Rank change year-on-year +40 +1 +27
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 25 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.24% 2.95% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £395 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% +139.39% -40.00%
10th Percentile £157 £161 £137
90th Percentile £598 £582 £258
England median daily rate £425 £375 £175
% change year-on-year +13.33% +114.29% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +18.52% -18.18% +10.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 477 746 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.27% 15.02% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 466 388
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.34%
10th Percentile £213 £261 £213
90th Percentile £575 £594 £553
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 42
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.88 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.39% +10.05% -0.74%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £66.50 £31.35 £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -1.96%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing DBS Check as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DBS Check in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DBS Check in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBS Check in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBS Check in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBS Check in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
South Yorkshire +8 13 £550 +61.76% 3
West Yorkshire +22 8 £400 -11.11% 7
North Yorkshire +8 2 £334 - 1
East Yorkshire +4 2 £167 - 2
DBS Check
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 14 (56.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (24.00%) Open Source
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) AWS
5 5 (20.00%) Node.js
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) Microservices
5 5 (20.00%) Public Sector
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (16.00%) Progressive Web App
6 4 (16.00%) Java 8
6 4 (16.00%) Spock
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (16.00%) Terraform
6 4 (16.00%) Asynchronous Programming
6 4 (16.00%) ES6
6 4 (16.00%) Vue.js
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) JUnit

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (8.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (4.00%) Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Broadband
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) NAS
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
1 2 (8.00%) SMTP
1 2 (8.00%) SNMP
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Spock
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Gatling
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Developer
2 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) IT Support
2 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Database Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) React
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (16.00%) Vue.js
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) hapi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Microservices
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (16.00%) Progressive Web App
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Web Operations
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
6 2 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) ES6
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Java 8
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCSP
3 2 (8.00%) CCVP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Terraform
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Salt
3 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (12.00%) Hortonworks
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Dell
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Sonus
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) VMware