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 23 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
London / City of London
Rank - 148 184
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.099% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.64% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £575 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £381
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +17.10%

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
432 471 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.65% 15.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 338 630
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £17.89 £21.81 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +16.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.80 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £36.34 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy