The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 32 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.11% 0.37% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 1.45% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £393 £370
% change year-on-year +0.31% +6.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.13 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year -28.22% -  

BC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 69 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 32.47% 25.46% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 19
Median daily rate £300 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.92% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £249 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 4 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in Bracknell

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BC Cleared in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in Bracknell

BC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in Bracknell

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) DSL
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) RIP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) xDSL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Workforce Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) VMware