The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 33 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 2.23% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 15.09% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £400 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +185.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.78 £39.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% -1.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.58 £30.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +23.60%
Security Cleared
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 53 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.41% 14.76% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 59
Median daily rate £350 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.25 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £46.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 2 - - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
3 7 (30.43%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) UML
5 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
5 5 (21.74%) ERP
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 5 (21.74%) SAP ERP
5 5 (21.74%) SAP HANA
5 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (17.39%) User Experience
6 4 (17.39%) VectorCAST
6 4 (17.39%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (17.39%) SAPUI5
6 4 (17.39%) BAPI
6 4 (17.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) ABAP
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (13.04%) Ada
7 3 (13.04%) SharePoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SAP HANA
2 3 (13.04%) GIS
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.35%) Lumira
4 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (17.39%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (17.39%) VectorCAST
3 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Military
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) DOORS Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) SysML Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) BAPI
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (17.39%) SAPUI5
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) SAP PI
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) WSDL
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) UML
3 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
4 3 (13.04%) MODAF
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) SysML
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) BPEL
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) ABAP
1 4 (17.39%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Ada
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) SAPscript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) ESRI
2 3 (13.04%) Luciad
2 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle