The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 110 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £47.33 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-67.25% +210.36%
BC Cleared
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 272 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.74% 13.60% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 173 137
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £226 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.38 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

BC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

BC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leeds -5 5 £363 +11.53%
BC Cleared
Yorkshire

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 4 (21.05%) Puppet
7 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
8 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
9 2 (10.53%) Scala
9 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Ruby
9 2 (10.53%) Web Development
9 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (10.53%) Base SAS
9 2 (10.53%) Python
9 2 (10.53%) Web Design
9 2 (10.53%) SAS
9 2 (10.53%) HTTP
9 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.53%) Subversion
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) CSS

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (10.53%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Base SAS
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Liquibase
4 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.26%) Bareos
3 1 (5.26%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian