The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 382 413 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Contract jobs citing MBCS 26 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.009% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.055% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MBCS
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
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MBCS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MBCS Daily Rate Trend in London

MBCS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MBCS across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MBCS Daily Rate Histogram in London

MBCS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MBCS Hourly Rate Trend in London

MBCS
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 MBCS within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Croydon - 17 £500 - 1
MBCS
England

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MBCS 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 MBCS.

1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
1 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
3 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
5 13 (50.00%) ITIL V2
6 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
7 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
8 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
8 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) CITP
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Legal
8 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security
8 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
8 2 (7.69%) CISSP
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Network Management
8 2 (7.69%) RMADS
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) CLAS
8 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPCC

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MBCS 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 MBCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Architect
1 24 (92.31%) Service Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ICT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Service Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
1 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL V2
5 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Network Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
1 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) CITP
2 2 (7.69%) CLAS
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPCC
Croydon
Edward Carter Solutions
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