The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £428 £361
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £56.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-62.38% +323.22%
BC Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
458 483 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.01% 14.80% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 247 296
Median daily rate £325 £345 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 22
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +33.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) CMDB
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Software License Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP