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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 163 200 196
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 8 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Median daily rate £338 £510 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £664 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £516 £350 £463
% change year-on-year
+47.47% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CTC Cleared
London

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
616 833 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.52% 15.12% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 605 632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.50 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £45.81 £32.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

CTC Cleared
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

CTC Cleared
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 25 August 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 25 August 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%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Spectrum Management
5 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Puppet
6 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement

CTC Cleared
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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) HipChat
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Liquibase
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Junior
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ELK Stack
1 1 (8.33%) MCollective
1 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Spectrum Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Case Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) Postfix
1 1 (8.33%) Squid
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Rancher
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Sonatype