The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.35% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -6.52%
Qualifications Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 39.19% 5.26% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 3
Average daily rate £300 £250 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -56.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedford region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedford region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic