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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
England / South East
Rank 227 253 245
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 6 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.024% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.086% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £475 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 - £734
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £381
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +17.10%

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
1977 2318 2603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.23% 27.76% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1191 1374 1260
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 125 122
Median hourly rate £23.10 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.29% +132.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.12 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 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 19 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire - 6 £475 -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) ADSL
5 1 (8.33%) ATM
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (8.33%) ADSL
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) DSL
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) RIP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PC Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PC Rollout Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Test Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Use Case
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle