Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 18 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing BPSS Clearance 2 1 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in York 3.03% 0.89% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 5.56% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £450 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire 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 York with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
York
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 12 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 18.18% 16.07% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Median daily rate £328 £485 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.47% +23.25% +9.69%
10th Percentile £205 £320 £219
90th Percentile £521 £586 £475
North Yorkshire median daily rate £360 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.64% +17.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Median hourly rate £13.67 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -19.57% -5.56% -

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in York

BPSS Clearance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BPSS Clearance in York.

Daily rate trend for BPSS Clearance in York

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 York region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) UiPath
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Robotics
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) UiPath