Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - - 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median daily rate - - -
Wales median daily rate £600 - £480
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 323 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.42% 28.69% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 213 238
South Wales median daily rate £355 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £163 £233 £208
90th Percentile £570 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +177.11% +29.04%
10th Percentile £21.15 £15.77 £9.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £70.00 £31.13
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -32.61% +180.49% +14.97%

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in South Wales

BC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in South Wales