The first table below looks at the demand for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 92 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 2.03% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £335 £331 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.62% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -64.00%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
248 197 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.38% 15.26% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 85 102
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 40
Average hourly rate £13.63 £14.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% -57.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.66 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £27.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft