Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 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 and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 182 200
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 +2
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 0.94% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £165 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +139.39% -40.00% +10.00%
10th Percentile £165 £137 £146
90th Percentile £588 £258 £326
England median daily rate £375 £178 £250
% change year-on-year +111.27% -29.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £9.63 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.50 £13.00 £13.00
England median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year -27.03% +25.42% -4.84%

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 751 637 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.27% 14.40% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 379 460
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £249
90th Percentile £600 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 34
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £14.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.83% +3.22% -6.24%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.34
90th Percentile £31.35 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.06%

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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 9 December 2018.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBS Check in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 9 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
West Yorkshire -4 13 £450 +63.64% 6
South Yorkshire - 4 £340 - 11
East Yorkshire -1 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
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England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
3 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
6 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) Scala
7 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 2 (10.53%) Confluence
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) YAML

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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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) VLAN
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
1 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.53%) Gatling
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) gulp
1 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Sublime Text
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Code
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Database Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Support
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
1 2 (10.53%) LESS
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
1 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) Sass
1 2 (10.53%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Microservices
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Groovy
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
1 2 (10.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Grafana
1 2 (10.53%) Graphite
1 2 (10.53%) Kibana
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos