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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 71 121 91
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -30
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 101 87 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.04% 1.50% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.13% 11.31% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 67 91
Median daily rate £481 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +84.61%
SC 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
557 769 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.76% 13.24% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 570 762
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £596 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 17
Median hourly rate £20.89 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.50 £47.50 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (20.92%) DevOps
4 31 (20.26%) Linux
5 27 (17.65%) Java
6 24 (15.69%) Windows
6 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 22 (14.38%) Finance
8 21 (13.73%) ITIL
9 20 (13.07%) SQL
10 19 (12.42%) Open Source
11 18 (11.76%) Jenkins
12 17 (11.11%) Puppet
12 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (10.46%) DV Cleared
13 16 (10.46%) Configuration Management
14 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (8.50%) Oracle
15 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
15 13 (8.50%) GitHub
15 13 (8.50%) Docker
16 12 (7.84%) Ansible
16 12 (7.84%) Kubernetes
16 12 (7.84%) MS Office
16 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
16 12 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (7.19%) Ruby
17 11 (7.19%) JIRA
17 11 (7.19%) Risk Management
17 11 (7.19%) PostgreSQL

SC 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 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.23%) IIS
3 5 (3.27%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.27%) SAS
4 4 (2.61%) Confluence
4 4 (2.61%) nginx
5 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
1 12 (7.84%) MS Office
2 4 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.96%) SPSS
4 2 (1.31%) MS Project
4 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) GitHub
2 11 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.27%) Office 365
4 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) Firewall
2 8 (5.23%) HTTP
2 8 (5.23%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.92%) SSL
4 3 (1.96%) Internet
4 3 (1.96%) IPsec
4 3 (1.96%) Network Security
5 2 (1.31%) LDAP
5 2 (1.31%) NAS
5 2 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) 4G
6 1 (0.65%) AMQP
6 1 (0.65%) DHCP
6 1 (0.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) LTE
6 1 (0.65%) SMTP
6 1 (0.65%) SSH
6 1 (0.65%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.88%) Big Data
3 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.23%) Redis
4 7 (4.58%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (2.61%) MySQL
8 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.31%) GIS
10 1 (0.65%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.65%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.19%) JIRA
4 7 (4.58%) JMeter
4 7 (4.58%) NeoLoad
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
4 7 (4.58%) Zephyr
5 5 (3.27%) GitLab
6 4 (2.61%) Artifactory
6 4 (2.61%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.96%) Maven
8 2 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.65%) Mocha
9 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.96%) Law
4 2 (1.31%) French Language
4 2 (1.31%) German Language
4 2 (1.31%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.31%) Polish Language
4 2 (1.31%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.26%) Architect
2 18 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (7.84%) Developer
4 10 (6.54%) Analyst
4 10 (6.54%) Consultant
5 8 (5.23%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (5.23%) Security Architect
5 8 (5.23%) Test Manager
6 6 (3.92%) Coordinator
6 6 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 6 (3.92%) Test Coordinator
7 5 (3.27%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.27%) Programme Manager
8 4 (2.61%) Administrator
8 4 (2.61%) Business Analyst
8 4 (2.61%) Head of Security
8 4 (2.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (2.61%) Security Consultant
8 4 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (2.61%) Test Environment Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.19%) Node.js
2 9 (5.88%) Web Services
3 6 (3.92%) REST
4 5 (3.27%) MCollective
4 5 (3.27%) Spring
5 4 (2.61%) Akka
5 4 (2.61%) Play Framework
5 4 (2.61%) Sensu
5 4 (2.61%) SOAP
6 3 (1.96%) CSS
6 3 (1.96%) HTML
6 3 (1.96%) J2EE
6 3 (1.96%) jBPM
6 3 (1.96%) Middleware
7 2 (1.31%) .NET
7 2 (1.31%) JPA
7 2 (1.31%) jQuery
7 2 (1.31%) JSON
7 2 (1.31%) Sass
7 2 (1.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.92%) Biometrics
3 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.61%) CESG
4 4 (2.61%) User Experience
5 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.31%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.31%) PKI
6 2 (1.31%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.65%) Animation
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Photography
7 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.26%) Linux
2 24 (15.69%) Windows
3 10 (6.54%) CoreOS
4 8 (5.23%) Unix
4 8 (5.23%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.61%) RancherOS
7 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.31%) CentOS
9 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.65%) Android
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.92%) DevOps
3 21 (13.73%) ITIL
4 19 (12.42%) Open Source
5 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (10.46%) Configuration Management
7 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.19%) Change Management
8 11 (7.19%) Information Security
8 11 (7.19%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.19%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.54%) Scrum
10 8 (5.23%) Analytics
10 8 (5.23%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.23%) Defect Management
10 8 (5.23%) Information Assurance
10 8 (5.23%) Integration Testing
10 8 (5.23%) Project Management
11 7 (4.58%) Migration
11 7 (4.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.65%) Java
2 20 (13.07%) SQL
3 11 (7.19%) Ruby
4 9 (5.88%) Go
5 6 (3.92%) Python
6 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.27%) Scala
7 4 (2.61%) C
8 3 (1.96%) Erlang
8 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.31%) C#
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
10 1 (0.65%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.46%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.88%) CISSP
4 8 (5.23%) CISM
5 7 (4.58%) IISP
6 4 (2.61%) CLAS
6 4 (2.61%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (2.61%) Degree
6 4 (2.61%) ISEB
6 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.31%) CISMP
9 1 (0.65%) CEH
9 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.65%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.65%) MBCS
9 1 (0.65%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.54%) QA
3 6 (3.92%) GPG13
3 6 (3.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (3.92%) SLA
4 5 (3.27%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.65%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) Docker
2 10 (6.54%) etcd
2 10 (6.54%) flannel
3 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.61%) Ceph
4 4 (2.61%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.65%) HDFS
5 1 (0.65%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (11.11%) Puppet
2 12 (7.84%) Ansible
2 12 (7.84%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (5.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (3.27%) Graphite
4 5 (3.27%) rkt
5 4 (2.61%) Consul
5 4 (2.61%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.61%) logstash
5 4 (2.61%) Marathon
5 4 (2.61%) Mesos
5 4 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.61%) Rancher
5 4 (2.61%) SCOM
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.65%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.50%) Oracle
3 8 (5.23%) Remedy
4 7 (4.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.92%) VMware
6 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.27%) BMC
7 4 (2.61%) Juniper
8 3 (1.96%) Cisco
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
8 3 (1.96%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.31%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.31%) Citrix
9 2 (1.31%) F5
9 2 (1.31%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.65%) Compaq
10 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.65%) HP
10 1 (0.65%) i2
10 1 (0.65%) SAP
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