The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 393 408 387
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 27 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.10% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.69% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £355 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £301 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £606 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £137.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £13.35 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.86%
BC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3788 3747 3737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.47% 14.91% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 2396 2228
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 87 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 London

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in London

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in London

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in London

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 11 - -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) C
5 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) Linux
6 6 (15.00%) HTTP
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (12.50%) Google
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) SysML
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) REST
8 4 (10.00%) C#
8 4 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) XML
8 4 (10.00%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) SSL
8 4 (10.00%) WSDL
8 4 (10.00%) ETL

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Google Analytics
1 3 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) NAS
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.50%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) SNMP
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Content Editor
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Product Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.50%) Business Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) REST
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) SOAP
2 4 (10.00%) XML
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) WSDL
2 4 (10.00%) JMS
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) BBC
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.50%) Copywriting
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) CMDB
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.00%) SysML
4 4 (10.00%) UML
4 4 (10.00%) ETL
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.50%) ITSM
5 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 3 (7.50%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Analytics
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) C
3 6 (15.00%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PhD
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) APMP
5 1 (2.50%) NCDA
5 1 (2.50%) NCIE
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) NFS
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) XenApp
1 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.00%) YUM
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.50%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) BMC
3 3 (7.50%) Remedy
3 3 (7.50%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) ESRI
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Software AG
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
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