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 31 May 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 417 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MBCS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £555 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3574 3558 3768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.50% 15.96% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2466 2309 2568
Median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 95 126
Median hourly rate £18.50 £23.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.10% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.65 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MBCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon - 3 £555 -
MBCS
England

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MBCS 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 MBCS.

1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
1 30 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
3 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) ITIL V3
5 17 (56.67%) ITIL V2
6 14 (46.67%) Service Design
7 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
9 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.67%) Information Security
9 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 2 (6.67%) CITP
9 2 (6.67%) RMADS
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Web Services
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) Legal
9 2 (6.67%) VoIP
9 2 (6.67%) VPN
9 2 (6.67%) CISSP
9 2 (6.67%) CLAS
9 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (6.67%) Network Management
9 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
10 1 (3.33%) Data Centre

MBCS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Architect
1 28 (93.33%) Service Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Architect
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL Service Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ICT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Assurance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
1 30 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) ITIL V3
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL V2
5 14 (46.67%) Service Design
6 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.67%) Information Security
8 2 (6.67%) Network Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) CITP
2 2 (6.67%) CLAS
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPCC