Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.71% 0.15% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 0.82% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Swindon median daily rate £425 - £335
10th Percentile £373 - £288
90th Percentile £551 - £394
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £530 £300
% change year-on-year -19.81% +76.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 83 122 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.66% 18.35% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 91 146
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £260
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £473 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.18% +13.33% -3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Swindon median hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +340.00% -1.96%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +67.39% +50.82%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in Swindon

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPSS Clearance in Swindon

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Swindon over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPSS Clearance in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BPSS Clearance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Awareness
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Awareness
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle