The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 159 190 198
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 3 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 1.60% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Median daily rate £298 £338 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% -16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £171 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £732 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £253 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-40.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
519 812 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.01% 14.82% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 606 799
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 18
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CTC Cleared across the City of London region.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CTC Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CTC Cleared across the City of London region.

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CTC 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 City of London region with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) SCOM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Coaching
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) Usability Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Records Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) VMware