Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 September 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 77 73
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 4 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.27% 1.53% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 3.99% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £263
90th Percentile £438 £732 £400
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +19.50% -30.00% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 523 501 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.82% 38.45% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 290 305
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £230
90th Percentile £588 £613 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 14
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +9.49% +95.74%
10th Percentile £31.70 £31.10 £20.98
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.70 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +4.56% +18.52% -15.63%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in Wiltshire

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPSS Clearance in Wiltshire

BPSS Clearance
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Swindon -19 1 £425 -
BPSS Clearance
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) JFC
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Communications Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Communications Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JFC
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle