The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 61 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 0.81% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £325 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £448
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -22.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £13.53 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+180.85% -16.73%
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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 Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
165 123 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.67% 29.57% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 68 56
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.83 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.54% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.52 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £16.16 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy