Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 148 140
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.42% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Leeds median daily rate - £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.23% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £420 £325
% change year-on-year - +29.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 295 492 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.58% 16.29% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 318 273
Leeds median daily rate £408 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £273 £282 £227
90th Percentile £545 £629 £499
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Leeds median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -27.31% +15.39%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.85 £11.38
90th Percentile £41.30 £17.35 £19.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £15.29 £17.77
% change year-on-year -7.10% -13.98% +16.52%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in Leeds

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in Leeds