The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 25 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.88% 2.00% 8.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% 8.70% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £449 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £404
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £13.35 -
% change year-on-year
+254.53% -
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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 West Wales region.

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 44.74% 23.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Average daily rate £265 £315 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% -20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £466 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

BC Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) SELinux
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat