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 3 months to 23 June 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.

Basic Check (BC) Clearance
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 128 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.078% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £509 £383 £377
% change year-on-year +33.00% +1.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £51.92

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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 444 437 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.10% 17.14% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 238 289
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.56 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +29.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BC Cleared in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

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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

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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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Essex - 3 £575 -
BC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (25.00%) MaxDB
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (25.00%) NWDI
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) SAP MII
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
1 2 (25.00%) SAP MII
1 2 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) MaxDB
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NWDI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Functional Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PC Rollout Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase