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 31 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 40 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.37% 1.72% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.79% 15.56% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
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£423 £475 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £475 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £528 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+13.83% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+81.00% -37.50%
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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
77 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.54% 11.03% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 28
Average daily rate £450 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 1 - - 3
Bedford -1 1 - - 1
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (15.38%) PMP
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SNMP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) APMP
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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