The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 September 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 530 555 548
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 92 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.83% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 57 40
Median daily rate £500 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.95% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £13.35
BC Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10143 10430 10216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.43% 19.74% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6274 6332 5697
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 493 427
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in England

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in England

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in England

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 45 £500 +33.33% 3
South East +28 21 £477 +49.06% 1
North West +10 8 £575 +35.69%
Yorkshire -2 5 £538 +39.15% 1
South West +12 4 £421 +10.85% 1
East Midlands -7 4 - -
North East - 3 £500 -
West Midlands -28 2 £500 +53.84%
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 90 (58.44%) SC Cleared
3 67 (43.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 61 (39.61%) DV Cleared
5 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (19.48%) Linux
7 25 (16.23%) Java
8 23 (14.94%) DevOps
9 21 (13.64%) Oracle
9 21 (13.64%) Migration
10 20 (12.99%) JIRA
11 19 (12.34%) HTML
11 19 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (11.69%) Unix
13 17 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (10.39%) CSS
14 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
15 14 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 14 (9.09%) Docker
15 14 (9.09%) Mentoring
15 14 (9.09%) Scrum
15 14 (9.09%) VMware
16 13 (8.44%) Management Information System
16 13 (8.44%) TDD
16 13 (8.44%) BDD
16 13 (8.44%) Puppet
17 12 (7.79%) Confluence
17 12 (7.79%) Open Source
17 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
17 12 (7.79%) Firewall

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (7.79%) Confluence
2 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.90%) Apache
4 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.95%) Drupal
6 3 (1.95%) JBoss
6 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.30%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.30%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.30%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.30%) nginx
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Project
2 2 (1.30%) HipChat
2 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.65%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.60%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.60%) IaaS
3 3 (1.95%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) GitHub
4 2 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) Firewall
2 9 (5.84%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.19%) LAN
3 8 (5.19%) LDAP
3 8 (5.19%) WAN
4 7 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.55%) HTTP
4 7 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.25%) VPN
6 4 (2.60%) Internet
6 4 (2.60%) Network Security
6 4 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.30%) DMZ
7 2 (1.30%) DNS
7 2 (1.30%) FTP
7 2 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.30%) OpenVPN
7 2 (1.30%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.30%) SSH
7 2 (1.30%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.25%) HBase
5 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.60%) SAP BW
6 4 (2.60%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (2.60%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.95%) Big Data
7 3 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.95%) Essbase
7 3 (1.95%) Hyperion Smart View
7 3 (1.95%) MySQL
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) JIRA
2 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.90%) JIRA Agile
5 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.60%) Maven
6 4 (2.60%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.95%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.95%) Subversion
8 2 (1.30%) Ant
8 2 (1.30%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.30%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.30%) JUnit
8 2 (1.30%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.25%) Finance
1 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.60%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (20.13%) Developer
2 23 (14.94%) Architect
3 22 (14.29%) Consultant
4 12 (7.79%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (5.84%) Analyst
7 6 (3.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 6 (3.90%) OBIEE Consultant
7 6 (3.90%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 6 (3.90%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) E-Business Consultant
8 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.25%) Scrum Master
8 5 (3.25%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.25%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.60%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.34%) HTML
2 16 (10.39%) CSS
3 14 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 9 (5.84%) HTML5
5 8 (5.19%) .NET
5 8 (5.19%) RESTful
5 8 (5.19%) Web Services
6 7 (4.55%) CSS3
6 7 (4.55%) Spring
7 5 (3.25%) Middleware
7 5 (3.25%) REST
8 4 (2.60%) Apache Camel
8 4 (2.60%) Dojo
8 4 (2.60%) Node.js
8 4 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.95%) Java EE
9 3 (1.95%) SAML
9 3 (1.95%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.30%) Java SE
10 2 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.90%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.90%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.25%) User Experience
5 3 (1.95%) DataPower
5 3 (1.95%) Psychology
6 2 (1.30%) NHS
6 2 (1.30%) Tandem
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.65%) BYOD
7 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Linux
2 18 (11.69%) Unix
3 6 (3.90%) CentOS
3 6 (3.90%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.25%) AIX
5 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.95%) Windows
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.94%) DevOps
3 21 (13.64%) Migration
4 19 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 14 (9.09%) Scrum
6 13 (8.44%) BDD
6 13 (8.44%) TDD
7 12 (7.79%) ITIL
7 12 (7.79%) Open Source
7 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (7.14%) Project Management
9 10 (6.49%) Microservices
10 9 (5.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (5.84%) Service Management
11 8 (5.19%) Change Management
11 8 (5.19%) ETL
11 8 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.23%) Java
2 12 (7.79%) Shell Script
3 11 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.14%) SQL
4 10 (6.49%) Python
5 7 (4.55%) Scala
6 6 (3.90%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.90%) Ruby
7 5 (3.25%) C
8 4 (2.60%) C#
8 4 (2.60%) Groovy
8 4 (2.60%) PHP
9 3 (1.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 90 (58.44%) SC Cleared
3 67 (43.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 61 (39.61%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) Degree
6 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.60%) CCIE
7 4 (2.60%) CCNP
8 3 (1.95%) JNCIE
8 3 (1.95%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.30%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
10 1 (0.65%) ISEB
10 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.55%) RMADS
3 4 (2.60%) ISO 14001
3 4 (2.60%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.95%) SLA
5 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.30%) QA
6 1 (0.65%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) Docker
2 9 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.19%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.55%) vSphere
5 4 (2.60%) vCloud
6 2 (1.30%) Postfix
6 2 (1.30%) Squid
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.65%) HDFS
7 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Puppet
2 8 (5.19%) ZABBIX
3 7 (4.55%) Nessus
3 7 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (3.90%) Ansible
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.25%) logstash
6 4 (2.60%) Kibana
7 3 (1.95%) Salt
8 2 (1.30%) Consul
8 2 (1.30%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.30%) Nagios
8 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.30%) Packer
8 2 (1.30%) Rancher
8 2 (1.30%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.30%) Terraform
9 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (13.64%) Oracle
2 14 (9.09%) VMware
3 12 (7.79%) Cisco
4 11 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.19%) Informatica
6 7 (4.55%) AlienVault
6 7 (4.55%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.90%) SAP
7 6 (3.90%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.25%) HP
9 4 (2.60%) ForgeRock
9 4 (2.60%) Hortonworks
9 4 (2.60%) Sonatype
10 3 (1.95%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.95%) IBM
10 3 (1.95%) Juniper
10 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.95%) Tableau
11 2 (1.30%) Lotus
11 2 (1.30%) Remedy
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