The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 105 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 17 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 0.83% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 £104.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.67%
BC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
659 603 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.45% 23.70% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 291 298
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BC Cleared across the Berkshire region.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared across the Berkshire region.

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 2 £525 -
BC Cleared
South East

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (81.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (68.18%) DV Cleared
5 14 (63.64%) Migration
6 13 (59.09%) Oracle
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
7 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (27.27%) E-business
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
9 6 (27.27%) ETL
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (27.27%) Informatica
10 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
10 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (13.64%) Hyperion Smart View
11 3 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (13.64%) Tableau
11 3 (13.64%) Essbase
11 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Hyperion

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) ADSL
1 1 (4.55%) ATM
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) DSL
1 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) Frame Relay
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) OSPF
1 1 (4.55%) RIP
1 1 (4.55%) SDH
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) Essbase
2 3 (13.64%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Consultant
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) OBIEE Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) E-Business Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Data Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Data Migration Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Essbase Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Hyperion Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) E-business
3 6 (27.27%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (81.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (68.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Informatica
3 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
3 3 (13.64%) Tableau
4 2 (9.09%) BMC
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) VMware