The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 115 78 118
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +40
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 89 147 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.58% 2.19% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.43% 14.26% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 101 66
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -5.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.55% -14.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -43.54%
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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
853 1031 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.17% 15.33% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 710 592
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £277 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SC Cleared
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 SC Cleared across the City of London region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SC Cleared
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 SC Cleared across the City of London region.

SC 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 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 212 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (16.98%) Finance
3 31 (14.62%) Oracle
4 25 (11.79%) SQL
5 24 (11.32%) Windows
6 23 (10.85%) ITIL
6 23 (10.85%) CTC Cleared
7 22 (10.38%) Microsoft
8 17 (8.02%) Linux
8 17 (8.02%) SharePoint
9 16 (7.55%) Service Delivery
9 16 (7.55%) Oracle EBS
9 16 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (7.08%) HP
11 14 (6.60%) Firewall
11 14 (6.60%) DV Cleared
12 13 (6.13%) LAN
12 13 (6.13%) WAN
12 13 (6.13%) Service Management
12 13 (6.13%) Migration
12 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.13%) VMware
12 13 (6.13%) Information Assurance
13 12 (5.66%) JavaScript
13 12 (5.66%) PL/SQL
13 12 (5.66%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.66%) MS Excel
13 12 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
14 11 (5.19%) .NET
14 11 (5.19%) Risk Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.36%) nginx
2 5 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.94%) IIS
5 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.94%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) SAS
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.89%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.94%) MS Project
5 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (7.55%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle iProcurement
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (4.25%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (3.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 6 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.94%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
1 2 (0.94%) Google Apps
1 2 (0.94%) Office 365
1 2 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) Firewall
2 13 (6.13%) LAN
2 13 (6.13%) WAN
3 9 (4.25%) DHCP
3 9 (4.25%) VPN
3 9 (4.25%) DNS
4 5 (2.36%) SAN
4 5 (2.36%) LDAP
4 5 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.42%) Network Security
7 2 (0.94%) VLAN
7 2 (0.94%) HSRP
7 2 (0.94%) MPLS
7 2 (0.94%) VoIP
7 2 (0.94%) SSL
7 2 (0.94%) Internet
7 2 (0.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.94%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.94%) MySQL
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.47%) MS Access
7 1 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (0.94%) Subversion
4 2 (0.94%) Maven
4 2 (0.94%) Ant
4 2 (0.94%) Toad
5 1 (0.47%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.47%) MSI
5 1 (0.47%) JUnit
5 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.47%) Grunt
5 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
General
1 36 (16.98%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.72%) General Ledger
3 9 (4.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.36%) Back Office
5 4 (1.89%) Legal
6 3 (1.42%) Local Government
6 3 (1.42%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Military
7 2 (0.94%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (15.09%) Consultant
2 22 (10.38%) Architect
3 20 (9.43%) Analyst
4 14 (6.60%) Developer
5 11 (5.19%) DBA
5 11 (5.19%) Deployment Engineer
6 10 (4.72%) Project Manager
6 10 (4.72%) Functional Consultant
7 9 (4.25%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (3.77%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 7 (3.30%) Designer
9 7 (3.30%) Desktop Support
9 7 (3.30%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (2.83%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (2.83%) Security Consultant
10 6 (2.83%) Business Analyst
10 6 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.36%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.19%) .NET
2 8 (3.77%) HTML
3 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.36%) jQuery
4 5 (2.36%) JSP
5 4 (1.89%) Middleware
6 3 (1.42%) HTML5
7 2 (0.94%) REST
7 2 (0.94%) LAMP
7 2 (0.94%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.94%) JSON
7 2 (0.94%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.47%) J2EE
8 1 (0.47%) Servlets
8 1 (0.47%) Struts
8 1 (0.47%) Web Services
8 1 (0.47%) XML
8 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.47%) WPF
8 1 (0.47%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) CESG
2 8 (3.77%) CESG CLAS
2 8 (3.77%) RMADS
3 7 (3.30%) Open Source
3 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.89%) Replication
4 4 (1.89%) PKI
4 4 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.89%) Data Extraction
4 4 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.42%) CMDB
5 3 (1.42%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.94%) Kindle
6 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.94%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.32%) Windows
2 17 (8.02%) Linux
3 7 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.36%) UNIX
5 4 (1.89%) Solaris
5 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.94%) VMS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.85%) ITIL
2 16 (7.55%) Service Delivery
2 16 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (6.13%) Migration
3 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (6.13%) Service Management
3 13 (6.13%) Information Assurance
4 12 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 11 (5.19%) Risk Management
5 11 (5.19%) Information Security
6 10 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.25%) Change Management
8 8 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 8 (3.77%) CRM
8 8 (3.77%) Programme Management
8 8 (3.77%) TOGAF
8 8 (3.77%) Unit Testing
8 8 (3.77%) DevOps
9 7 (3.30%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.79%) SQL
2 12 (5.66%) PL/SQL
2 12 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.30%) PHP
4 6 (2.83%) C
4 6 (2.83%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.89%) C#
6 3 (1.42%) Java
7 2 (0.94%) Perl
7 2 (0.94%) Python
7 2 (0.94%) PHP5
8 1 (0.47%) XAML
8 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 212 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.85%) CTC Cleared
3 14 (6.60%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.72%) CISSP
5 9 (4.25%) Degree
6 5 (2.36%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.36%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.89%) ISEB
7 4 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.42%) CISM
8 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.94%) ACCA
9 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.94%) CIMA
9 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.47%) CCNP
10 1 (0.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.36%) SLA
3 4 (1.89%) QA
4 3 (1.42%) COBIT
5 2 (0.94%) GAAP
5 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.94%) GPG13
6 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.83%) vSphere
4 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.47%) Corosync
5 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.47%) Firmware
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.25%) SCCM
2 8 (3.77%) Puppet
3 7 (3.30%) SCOM
4 5 (2.36%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.36%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.94%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.94%) Control-M
7 1 (0.47%) WSUS
7 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.47%) logstash
7 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Oracle
2 22 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.08%) HP
4 13 (6.13%) VMware
5 9 (4.25%) Cisco
6 7 (3.30%) BMC
7 6 (2.83%) Remedy
8 5 (2.36%) Google
8 5 (2.36%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.36%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.36%) Juniper
9 3 (1.42%) Citrix
9 3 (1.42%) McAfee
9 3 (1.42%) Sophos
10 2 (0.94%) Zend
10 2 (0.94%) Apple
10 2 (0.94%) EMC
10 2 (0.94%) SAP
10 2 (0.94%) Siebel
11 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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