The first table below looks at the demand for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 45 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.47% 0.76% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 2.35% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£357 £413 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% +108.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £403 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £423 £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £104.00 £13.35 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+679.02% -66.20%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 85 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.45% 32.44% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 51 104
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 22
Average hourly rate £40.50 £54.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £29.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £54.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) ProClarity
4 1 (14.29%) CEH
4 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) ProClarity
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft