Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 1.44% 1.03% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.20% 7.89% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Norfolk median daily rate £360 £220 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.64% - -
East of England median daily rate £300 £393 £413
% change year-on-year -23.57% -4.85% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £60.00

BPSS Clearance 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 Norfolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Norfolk
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 11.78% 13.01% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 34
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -9.43% +3.52%
10th Percentile £151 £161 £182
90th Percentile £500 £506 £508
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 12
Norfolk median hourly rate - £16.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.46% -4.24%
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £30.48 £21.50
% change year-on-year -40.94% +41.74% +19.44%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in Norfolk

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Norfolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPSS Clearance in Norfolk

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Norfolk over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPSS Clearance in Norfolk

BPSS Clearance
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
King's Lynn - 2 £294 -
BPSS Clearance
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPSS Clearance 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft