The first table below looks at the demand for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 16 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 of England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 148 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.031% 0.043% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.31% +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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
546 419 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.95% 18.17% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 217 303
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.75 £29.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.86% +19.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BC Cleared
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft