The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 238 221 214
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 15 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Average daily rate
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£413 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £13.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £13.35 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+184.64% -21.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2580 2075 1618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.82% 24.71% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 983 735
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 114 127
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.10 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £43.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire 0 6 - -
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England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BC Cleared 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 BC Cleared.

1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 8 (22.22%) CCNA
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (22.22%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 7 (19.44%) Linux
7 6 (16.67%) ADSL
7 6 (16.67%) LAN
7 6 (16.67%) WAN
7 6 (16.67%) Internet
7 6 (16.67%) MPLS
7 6 (16.67%) OSPF
7 6 (16.67%) CCNP
7 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 6 (16.67%) RIP
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) VPN
7 6 (16.67%) BGP
7 6 (16.67%) DSL
7 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 6 (16.67%) xDSL
8 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) Frame Relay
8 5 (13.89%) SDH
8 5 (13.89%) ATM

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BC Cleared 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) ADSL
1 6 (16.67%) LAN
1 6 (16.67%) WAN
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
1 6 (16.67%) MPLS
1 6 (16.67%) OSPF
1 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (16.67%) RIP
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (16.67%) VPN
1 6 (16.67%) BGP
1 6 (16.67%) DSL
1 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 6 (16.67%) xDSL
2 5 (13.89%) Frame Relay
2 5 (13.89%) SDH
2 5 (13.89%) ATM
3 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Essbase
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) QUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) RSpec
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IP Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Change Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) Dojo
3 2 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) WSDL
4 1 (2.78%) Swing
4 1 (2.78%) JMS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Open Source
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) CentOS
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) VMS
3 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) UML
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) SysML
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCIP
6 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Juniper
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Software AG
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Nortel
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Tufin
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