Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 August 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 141 145
Rank change year-on-year -45 +4 -21
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 9 42 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.99% 1.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.57% 8.27% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 69
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.19% +10.00% +15.38%
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.18 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +9.38% -79.68%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 572 508 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.56% 12.01% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 277 321
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -1.27% +8.28%
10th Percentile £246 £162 £185
90th Percentile £563 £575 £565
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £38.30 £21.80 £23.75
England median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.25% -11.11% +5.52%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in Yorkshire

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Yorkshire

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Yorkshire

Disclosure Scotland
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 Disclosure Scotland within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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 -24 8 £400 -19.19%
North Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Disclosure Scotland
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) BC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) VMS
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) CQRS
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Zend
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Disclosure Scotland
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 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) CSS3
1 3 (33.33%) Doctrine
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) CQRS
3 3 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Proactive Management
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) BC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow