The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 44 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.64% 1.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 3.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £462
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-25.83% -31.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 92 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.65% 37.86% 55.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 36 59
Average daily rate £418 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 21
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -21.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 21 October 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 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SysML
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Software AG
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) SysML
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Software AG