The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 40 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 5 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.26% - 6.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.73% - 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Average daily rate
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£451 - £468
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 - £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £404
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.33 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £13.35 -
% change year-on-year
+254.53% -
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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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 114 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.84% 35.74% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 32
Average daily rate £400 £261 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.11% -37.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £494 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 6
Average hourly rate £43.43 £18.00 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.27% -2.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Tuxedo

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tuxedo
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ProC
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Mustache
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware