Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 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 > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 164 121
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.18% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.39% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
North East median daily rate - £474 -
England median daily rate £460 £450 £423
% change year-on-year +2.22% +6.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £50.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% -66.83% -33.05%

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 North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 411 1280 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.41% 45.88% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 906 315
North East median daily rate £360 £326 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -13.13% +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £225
90th Percentile £519 £488 £535
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 85 62
North East median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +41.77% -28.18%
10th Percentile £10.30 £14.48 £12.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in the North East

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in the North East

BC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in the North East