Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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.

Basic Check (BC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 - 168
Rank change year-on-year - +168 -
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.045% - 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
East of England median daily rate £520 - £450
England median daily rate £535 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +19.55% -0.56% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £11.13
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -5.38% +78.85% -70.79%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 922 936 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.58% 19.81% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 464 497
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £205 £192 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £532
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 80 99
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +52.17%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.48 £13.60
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £27.53 £23.88 £26.00
% change year-on-year +15.31% -8.17% -3.70%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing BC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in the East of England

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in the East of England

BC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in the East of England

BC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 £520 -
Essex - 1 - -
BC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

BC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft