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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 235 213 240
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 13 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.91% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Average daily rate
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£369 £450 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.35 £13.35 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £13.35 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.86%
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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
2340 2093 2326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.19% 23.93% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1081 1058
Average daily rate £365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 156
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +7 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
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England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) EMC
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
5 5 (21.74%) RSpec
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Puppet
5 5 (21.74%) vCloud
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) Vagrant
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) MODAF
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Remedy

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) RIP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) ADSL
2 1 (4.35%) ATM
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SDH
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) OSPF
2 1 (4.35%) DSL
2 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) Frame Relay
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) RSpec
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) QUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Management Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.04%) JSON
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) Dojo
3 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Scrum
1 5 (21.74%) TDD
1 5 (21.74%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) MODAF
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Process Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
1 5 (21.74%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) EMC
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) BMC
3 2 (8.70%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade
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