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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 558 585 536
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 62 33 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.35% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 32
Median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £244 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £475 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £377 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £56.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +334.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +334.61%
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
10661 9399 9311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.58% 18.77% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6734 5581 5446
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 470 435
Median hourly rate £27.90 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 June 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 June 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 +19 31 £490 +22.50% 1
South West +10 12 £375 -11.76% 1
North West -8 6 £435 +4.94%
Yorkshire +5 5 £363 -
South East -11 3 - - 1
North East -56 3 £465 -
West Midlands -31 1 £450 +35.33%
East of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (50.96%) SC Cleared
3 51 (32.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 50 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.57%) DV Cleared
6 38 (24.20%) Linux
7 37 (23.57%) Java
8 29 (18.47%) Git (software)
9 27 (17.20%) DevOps
10 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
11 23 (14.65%) Puppet
12 22 (14.01%) CSS
13 21 (13.38%) Ruby
14 20 (12.74%) HTML
14 20 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (12.10%) Ansible
15 19 (12.10%) Configuration Management
15 19 (12.10%) SQL
16 18 (11.46%) Docker
17 17 (10.83%) logstash
17 17 (10.83%) nginx
18 16 (10.19%) NoSQL
18 16 (10.19%) GitHub
18 16 (10.19%) Security Hardening
18 16 (10.19%) Artifactory
18 16 (10.19%) HAProxy
19 15 (9.55%) Migration
19 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (9.55%) GlusterFS
19 15 (9.55%) Open Source

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 17 (10.83%) nginx
2 10 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.73%) Apache
4 8 (5.10%) JBoss
5 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.27%) Confluence
7 2 (1.27%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.27%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.91%) MS Office
1 3 (1.91%) MS Project
2 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.19%) GitHub
3 4 (2.55%) PaaS
4 3 (1.91%) IaaS
4 3 (1.91%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.64%) HTTP
2 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.18%) DNS
4 4 (2.55%) Firewall
5 3 (1.91%) FTP
5 3 (1.91%) VPN
6 2 (1.27%) DHCP
6 2 (1.27%) DMZ
6 2 (1.27%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) Network Security
6 2 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.27%) SAN
6 2 (1.27%) VLAN
6 2 (1.27%) WAN
7 1 (0.64%) Frame Relay
7 1 (0.64%) SDH
7 1 (0.64%) SMTP
7 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.64%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.46%) MySQL
5 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.27%) Redis
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.64%) Big Data
8 1 (0.64%) HBase
8 1 (0.64%) Impala
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (18.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.19%) Artifactory
3 14 (8.92%) GitLab
4 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.82%) JIRA
6 5 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.55%) Maven
7 4 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.55%) Subversion
8 3 (1.91%) Selenium
8 3 (1.91%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.27%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.27%) NUnit
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.64%) ERwin
10 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.64%) Hudson
10 1 (0.64%) JUnit
General
1 6 (3.82%) Finance
2 4 (2.55%) Legal
2 4 (2.55%) Marketing
3 3 (1.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (23.57%) Developer
2 24 (15.29%) Consultant
3 20 (12.74%) Architect
4 19 (12.10%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 16 (10.19%) Analyst
7 15 (9.55%) DevOps Consultant
8 14 (8.92%) Linux Consultant
9 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (5.10%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Change Consultant
11 7 (4.46%) Communications Consultant
12 6 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (3.18%) Agile Developer
13 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 5 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
13 5 (3.18%) Technical Analyst
14 4 (2.55%) HTML Developer
14 4 (2.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) CSS
2 20 (12.74%) HTML
3 14 (8.92%) Sensu
4 13 (8.28%) HTML5
5 11 (7.01%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.37%) Middleware
6 10 (6.37%) XML
7 9 (5.73%) J2EE
7 9 (5.73%) JSON
7 9 (5.73%) RESTful
7 9 (5.73%) SOAP
8 8 (5.10%) .NET
8 8 (5.10%) CSS3
9 7 (4.46%) Java EE
10 6 (3.82%) jQuery
10 6 (3.82%) Web Services
11 5 (3.18%) REST
11 5 (3.18%) Spring
11 5 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.55%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) User Experience
3 6 (3.82%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.91%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.91%) Psychology
5 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) Tandem
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.64%) DataPower
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.20%) Linux
2 14 (8.92%) CoreOS
3 13 (8.28%) Windows
4 11 (7.01%) Unix
5 4 (2.55%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.91%) AIX
6 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 2 (1.27%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.20%) DevOps
3 19 (12.10%) Configuration Management
4 16 (10.19%) Security Hardening
5 15 (9.55%) Migration
5 15 (9.55%) Open Source
6 14 (8.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.64%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.01%) MVC
10 10 (6.37%) Change Management
11 9 (5.73%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.10%) ITIL
12 8 (5.10%) Project Management
12 8 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (5.10%) TDD
12 8 (5.10%) Web Design
13 7 (4.46%) Communications Security
13 7 (4.46%) SOA
13 7 (4.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) Java
2 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
3 21 (13.38%) Ruby
4 19 (12.10%) SQL
5 14 (8.92%) Go
5 14 (8.92%) Python
6 11 (7.01%) C++
7 5 (3.18%) C
7 5 (3.18%) Perl
8 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.55%) Scala
9 3 (1.91%) C#
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.27%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (50.96%) SC Cleared
3 51 (32.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 48 (30.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) Degree
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) CCNA
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) ISEB
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.82%) ISO 14001
2 6 (3.82%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.55%) ISO22301
4 3 (1.91%) SLA
5 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.27%) QA
6 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (11.46%) Docker
2 15 (9.55%) GlusterFS
3 14 (8.92%) Ceph
3 14 (8.92%) etcd
3 14 (8.92%) flannel
4 9 (5.73%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.91%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) vCloud
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.64%) HDFS
7 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) Puppet
2 19 (12.10%) Ansible
3 17 (10.83%) logstash
4 16 (10.19%) HAProxy
5 14 (8.92%) Graphite
5 14 (8.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (8.92%) Kubernetes
5 14 (8.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (8.92%) rkt
6 6 (3.82%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.55%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (2.55%) Salt
8 3 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.27%) Kibana
9 2 (1.27%) Nagios
9 2 (1.27%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.64%) Ambari
10 1 (0.64%) Bareos
10 1 (0.64%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 12 (7.64%) Microsoft
1 12 (7.64%) Oracle
2 8 (5.10%) VMware
3 7 (4.46%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.55%) BMC
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco
5 4 (2.55%) IBM
5 4 (2.55%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.91%) Google
6 3 (1.91%) Sun
7 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.27%) Black Duck
7 2 (1.27%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) Lotus
7 2 (1.27%) Sonatype
7 2 (1.27%) Twitter
7 2 (1.27%) Veracode
8 1 (0.64%) Rackspace
City, London
AAP3
Rate: £150 - £186 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago