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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
England / London
Rank 381 388 384
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 16 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.78% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 21
Median daily rate £475 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.13 - £38.00

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
3244 3975 3636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.99% 18.54% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2753 2403
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 87
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 London region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (86.36%) SC Cleared
3 33 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 32 (72.73%) DV Cleared
5 23 (52.27%) JIRA
6 18 (40.91%) Confluence
7 17 (38.64%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (31.82%) Linux
9 13 (29.55%) Java
10 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.00%) Docker
11 10 (22.73%) TDD
11 10 (22.73%) Big Data
12 9 (20.45%) Hortonworks
12 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.45%) CSS3
12 9 (20.45%) REST
12 9 (20.45%) HBase
12 9 (20.45%) HTML5
12 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
12 9 (20.45%) BDD
12 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
12 9 (20.45%) Spring
12 9 (20.45%) Scrum
12 9 (20.45%) HTML
12 9 (20.45%) CSS
12 9 (20.45%) IntelliJ
12 9 (20.45%) Apache Camel
12 9 (20.45%) Microservices
12 9 (20.45%) Spring Boot

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (40.91%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LDAP
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.73%) Big Data
3 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
3 9 (20.45%) HBase
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.55%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) JIRA
2 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
2 9 (20.45%) IntelliJ
3 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Legal
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Scrum Master
4 4 (9.09%) DBA
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (9.09%) Unix DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Payments Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) SAP BW Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
1 9 (20.45%) Apache Camel
1 9 (20.45%) CSS
1 9 (20.45%) CSS3
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
1 9 (20.45%) HTML5
1 9 (20.45%) REST
1 9 (20.45%) Spring
1 9 (20.45%) Spring Boot
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) ASIC
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) CentOS
2 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) TDD
3 9 (20.45%) BDD
3 9 (20.45%) Microservices
3 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.09%) Process Management
5 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.09%) SIEM
5 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (9.09%) Workflow
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Groovy
3 3 (6.82%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) Scala
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) R
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Go
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (86.36%) SC Cleared
3 33 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 32 (72.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CCA
5 2 (4.55%) CISA
5 2 (4.55%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 4 (9.09%) RMADS
2 2 (4.55%) BS25999
2 2 (4.55%) ISO22301
3 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Corosync
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 4 (9.09%) Nessus
2 4 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (9.09%) Pacemaker
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Hortonworks
2 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
3 4 (9.09%) AlienVault
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) PayPal
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow