The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 95 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.21% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 1.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £381 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.72% -4.68%
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%
BC Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
292 249 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.63% 17.24% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 143 142
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.40 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -10 3 - -
Derbyshire -13 1 - -
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England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (28.57%) DataPower
6 3 (21.43%) Munin
6 3 (21.43%) ArcView
6 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
6 3 (21.43%) CMDB
6 3 (21.43%) ArcSDE
6 3 (21.43%) Nagios
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 3 (21.43%) ESRI
6 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (14.29%) BMC
8 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Server Building
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (7.14%) Unix
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
2 3 (21.43%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) ArcView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) GIS Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Server Support
6 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Spatial Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
6 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) DataPower
2 3 (21.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Server Building
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Munin
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) ESRI
2 2 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) VMware