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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
UK / England
Rank 521 536 489
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -47
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 46 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.70% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 60
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.13 £44.50 £24.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +78.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +17.10%

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
8249 9777 9425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.02% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5997 5586
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 452 431
Median hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 January 2017. 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 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
East of England - 14 £450 - 1
London -2 11 £513 +24.39% 1
South West +15 8 £388 +8.77% 2
South East +17 6 £475 -
North West +18 2 £420 +20.00% 1
North East -18 2 £300 -28.99%
West Midlands -1 1 £550 -
East Midlands -5 1 £380 -15.55% 1
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 79 (62.20%) SC Cleared
3 56 (44.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 53 (41.73%) DV Cleared
5 29 (22.83%) JIRA
6 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (18.11%) Java
8 21 (16.54%) Oracle
8 21 (16.54%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (16.54%) Confluence
9 20 (15.75%) SAP
10 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (13.39%) Linux
11 17 (13.39%) HTML
11 17 (13.39%) Docker
12 15 (11.81%) SAP BW
12 15 (11.81%) TDD
13 14 (11.02%) BDD
14 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
14 13 (10.24%) DevOps
14 13 (10.24%) Microservices
14 13 (10.24%) Spring
15 12 (9.45%) Scrum
15 12 (9.45%) Migration
15 12 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (9.45%) Management Information System
15 12 (9.45%) CSS
15 12 (9.45%) Cisco
15 12 (9.45%) Hadoop

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 21 (16.54%) Confluence
2 6 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.36%) Drupal
5 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) FileNet
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.79%) SAS
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) HipChat
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.15%) SAP PS
3 3 (2.36%) SAP MII
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.79%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Firewall
2 9 (7.09%) LAN
2 9 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.09%) WAN
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.30%) LDAP
4 5 (3.94%) Internet
5 3 (2.36%) Network Security
5 3 (2.36%) VPN
6 2 (1.57%) DNS
6 2 (1.57%) IPsec
6 2 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.57%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.57%) SSH
6 2 (1.57%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.79%) MPLS
7 1 (0.79%) OSPF
7 1 (0.79%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.54%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (11.81%) SAP BW
3 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
4 12 (9.45%) Hadoop
5 10 (7.87%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (7.87%) HBase
6 9 (7.09%) Big Data
7 7 (5.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.15%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (3.15%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.57%) MaxDB
10 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.79%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (22.83%) JIRA
2 11 (8.66%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.09%) IntelliJ
5 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.72%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (3.15%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.36%) JUnit
7 3 (2.36%) NWDI
8 2 (1.57%) Ant
8 2 (1.57%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.57%) Maven
8 2 (1.57%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.79%) JMeter
9 1 (0.79%) Log4j
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.15%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.15%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (24.41%) Developer
2 22 (17.32%) Analyst
3 14 (11.02%) Architect
4 11 (8.66%) SAP Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) Functional Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Consultant
7 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.30%) SAP BI Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.94%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.15%) DBA
10 4 (3.15%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.15%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.39%) HTML
2 13 (10.24%) Spring
3 12 (9.45%) CSS
4 11 (8.66%) AngularJS
4 11 (8.66%) HTML5
5 10 (7.87%) REST
6 9 (7.09%) Apache Camel
6 9 (7.09%) CSS3
6 9 (7.09%) Spring Boot
7 6 (4.72%) Web Services
8 5 (3.94%) RESTful
9 4 (3.15%) .NET
9 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (2.36%) SAML
10 3 (2.36%) SAP Basis
11 2 (1.57%) Behat
11 2 (1.57%) Node.js
11 2 (1.57%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.72%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.36%) BYOD
3 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.36%) User Experience
4 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) ASIC
5 1 (0.79%) Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Linux
2 6 (4.72%) Unix
3 4 (3.15%) CentOS
3 4 (3.15%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.36%) Windows
5 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.81%) TDD
4 14 (11.02%) BDD
5 13 (10.24%) DevOps
5 13 (10.24%) Microservices
6 12 (9.45%) Migration
6 12 (9.45%) Scrum
6 12 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (7.87%) Data Migration
7 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.30%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (6.30%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (6.30%) Patch Management
8 8 (6.30%) Security Operations
8 8 (6.30%) SIEM
8 8 (6.30%) System Testing
8 8 (6.30%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) Java
2 9 (7.09%) SQL
3 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.94%) C
4 5 (3.94%) C#
5 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.15%) Groovy
5 4 (3.15%) Python
5 4 (3.15%) Scala
6 3 (2.36%) ABAP
7 2 (1.57%) PHP
7 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 79 (62.20%) SC Cleared
3 56 (44.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 53 (41.73%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.72%) Degree
6 4 (3.15%) CCNP
6 4 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.36%) CCIE
7 3 (2.36%) JNCIE
7 3 (2.36%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.57%) CISA
8 2 (1.57%) CITP
8 2 (1.57%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (6.30%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.30%) RMADS
3 5 (3.94%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.57%) BS25999
5 1 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.79%) QA
5 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) Docker
2 9 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.30%) vSphere
4 4 (3.15%) Corosync
5 2 (1.57%) Postfix
5 2 (1.57%) Squid
5 2 (1.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Nessus
1 8 (6.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (6.30%) Puppet
1 8 (6.30%) ZABBIX
2 4 (3.15%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.15%) Pacemaker
3 2 (1.57%) Ansible
3 2 (1.57%) Consul
3 2 (1.57%) Kibana
3 2 (1.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.57%) logstash
3 2 (1.57%) Packer
3 2 (1.57%) Rancher
3 2 (1.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Oracle
2 20 (15.75%) SAP
3 12 (9.45%) Cisco
4 11 (8.66%) VMware
5 9 (7.09%) Hortonworks
6 8 (6.30%) AlienVault
7 6 (4.72%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.15%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.36%) Juniper
9 3 (2.36%) Sybase
10 2 (1.57%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.57%) Informatica
10 2 (1.57%) Remedy
10 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.57%) Sonatype
11 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.79%) Actian
11 1 (0.79%) ParAccel
11 1 (0.79%) PayPal
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