Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 43 53
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 +11
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 1 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.13% 2.83% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 16.96% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 6
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +9.29%
10th Percentile £413 £370 £352
90th Percentile £438 £475 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £448 £365
% change year-on-year -5.03% +22.60% +4.29%
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 100 112 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.58% 16.69% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 103
Swindon median daily rate £450 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +5.13% -2.50%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £250
90th Percentile £549 £538 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £483 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +13.66% +11.84% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Swindon median hourly rate £30.25 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +27.91% +22.89%
10th Percentile £18.23 £16.98 £20.75
90th Percentile £42.08 £36.63 £22.25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +19.67% - +114.29%

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle