The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 182 199 179
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.017% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.097% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 - £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £13.35 -
% change year-on-year
+184.64% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
891 1027 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 17.70% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 675 610
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.20% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £15.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) TeamSite
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) MOS
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) SABSA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) TeamSite
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (20.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MOS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
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