Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 61 72
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.52% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Lancashire median daily rate - £420 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.18% -22.75%
North West median daily rate £512 £498 £423
% change year-on-year +2.91% +17.75% +48.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 163 197 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.71% 34.56% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 126 185
Lancashire median daily rate £433 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.95% +7.95% +10.00%
10th Percentile £317 £316 £296
90th Percentile £588 £618 £633
North West median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 34
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +22.93%
10th Percentile £10.25 £18.43 £27.83
90th Percentile £45.80 £53.65 £48.75
North West median hourly rate £33.75 £28.00 £31.51
% change year-on-year +20.54% -11.14% +61.80%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing BC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in Lancashire

BC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in Lancashire