The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 92 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.43% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.99% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £305 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £47.33 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-67.25% +210.36%
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
531 202 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.09% 26.23% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 110 159
Median daily rate £300 £325 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £522 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -7.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the North East

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 4 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
Tyne and Wear -30 5 £305 +22.00%
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Java EE
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (33.33%) ArchiMate
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (16.67%) Law
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Support
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Service Design
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow