Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 84 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +16
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 3 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.47% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 1.26% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £513 £575 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.87% +76.92% -9.72%
10th Percentile £431 £464 £263
90th Percentile £584 £714 £383
South West median daily rate £475 £410 £365
% change year-on-year +15.85% +12.33% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £42.00

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 314 476 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.79% 37.19% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 308 379
Wiltshire median daily rate £470 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £265
90th Percentile £600 £613 £560
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 17
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +40.00% +111.54%
10th Percentile £25.58 £31.25 £12.30
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £39.25
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £40.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -6.13% -4.31% +8.22%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 June 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 +8 2 £513 -
BPSS Clearance
South West

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) JFC
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle