The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 52 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 203 270 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.50% 3.80% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.19% 24.93% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 182 113
Average daily rate
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£410 £436 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 15
Average hourly rate £19.00 £41.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.21% +176.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £52.80 £76.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
915 1083 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.79% 15.23% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 745 667
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 61 38
Average hourly rate £18.10 £23.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +32.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Security Cleared
London

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security 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 Security Cleared across the City of London region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security 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 Security Cleared across the City of London region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 255 (47.40%) SC Cleared
2 173 (32.16%) DV Cleared
3 88 (16.36%) ITIL
4 69 (12.83%) Windows
5 68 (12.64%) Oracle
6 66 (12.27%) Finance
7 62 (11.52%) Microsoft
8 58 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (10.22%) PRINCE2
10 52 (9.67%) Project Management
11 50 (9.29%) HP
11 50 (9.29%) MS Excel
12 49 (9.11%) SQL
12 49 (9.11%) Service Delivery
13 47 (8.74%) Java
14 45 (8.36%) Linux
15 42 (7.81%) Service Management
16 38 (7.06%) Cisco
17 37 (6.88%) Configuration Management
18 36 (6.69%) C
19 35 (6.51%) MS Office
20 32 (5.95%) SQL Server
21 30 (5.58%) Scrum
22 29 (5.39%) HTML
23 28 (5.20%) Active Directory
23 28 (5.20%) Migration
24 27 (5.02%) Management Information System
24 27 (5.02%) Telecoms
25 26 (4.83%) Change Management
26 25 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (3.72%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.23%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.04%) Apache
4 11 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (1.67%) SAS
6 7 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.30%) Confluence
7 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.93%) CMS
8 5 (0.93%) IIS
8 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.56%) Drupal
10 3 (0.56%) Liferay
10 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 50 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.51%) MS Office
3 15 (2.79%) MS Project
4 9 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
12 1 (0.19%) SAP QM
12 1 (0.19%) HFM
12 1 (0.19%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.12%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) PaaS
2 3 (0.56%) IaaS
3 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.35%) LAN
2 16 (2.97%) WAN
3 11 (2.04%) Firewall
4 10 (1.86%) SAN
5 8 (1.49%) HTTP
5 8 (1.49%) DNS
6 7 (1.30%) Internet
7 5 (0.93%) MPLS
7 5 (0.93%) OSPF
7 5 (0.93%) DHCP
8 4 (0.74%) VoIP
8 4 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.74%) BIG-IP
8 4 (0.74%) Network Security
9 3 (0.56%) DWDM
9 3 (0.56%) Wireless
9 3 (0.56%) HSRP
9 3 (0.56%) DSL
9 3 (0.56%) SDH
10 2 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.86%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (0.93%) MySQL
7 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.56%) JasperReports
9 3 (0.56%) DB2
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.37%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 11 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.67%) JIRA
3 7 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.30%) LoadRunner
3 7 (1.30%) JMeter
4 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.12%) Maven
5 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.93%) Subversion
5 5 (0.93%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (0.74%) Selenium
6 4 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.74%) Toad
7 3 (0.56%) Ant
7 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (12.27%) Finance
2 27 (5.02%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.86%) Back Office
4 8 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.49%) Publishing
5 7 (1.30%) Legal
6 3 (0.56%) Front Office
6 3 (0.56%) General Ledger
6 3 (0.56%) Marketing
7 2 (0.37%) Billing
7 2 (0.37%) Banking
7 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.19%) Electronics
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 79 (14.68%) Analyst
2 61 (11.34%) Developer
3 42 (7.81%) Project Manager
4 37 (6.88%) Consultant
5 31 (5.76%) Architect
6 19 (3.53%) Business Analyst
7 15 (2.79%) Java Developer
8 14 (2.60%) Tester
9 13 (2.42%) Support Engineer
10 12 (2.23%) Administrator
10 12 (2.23%) Test Manager
11 11 (2.04%) Test Analyst
11 11 (2.04%) Service Analyst
12 10 (1.86%) Designer
13 9 (1.67%) Agile Project Manager
13 9 (1.67%) DBA
13 9 (1.67%) Service Manager
13 9 (1.67%) PHP Developer
14 8 (1.49%) Technical Analyst
14 8 (1.49%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.39%) HTML
2 23 (4.28%) .NET
3 16 (2.97%) CSS
3 16 (2.97%) XML
4 14 (2.60%) Middleware
5 12 (2.23%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.04%) J2EE
6 11 (2.04%) Web Services
7 10 (1.86%) Spring
7 10 (1.86%) REST
8 9 (1.67%) HTML5
8 9 (1.67%) JSP
9 7 (1.30%) Hibernate
9 7 (1.30%) jQuery
10 6 (1.12%) CSS3
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 5 (0.93%) JMS
11 5 (0.93%) SOAP
11 5 (0.93%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.02%) Management Information System
2 25 (4.65%) Open Source
3 9 (1.67%) PKI
4 8 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.49%) CESG
4 8 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.30%) CMDB
5 7 (1.30%) Statistics
6 6 (1.12%) Kindle
7 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 5 (0.93%) Thin Client
7 5 (0.93%) Biometrics
7 5 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (0.74%) NHS
8 4 (0.74%) Firmware
8 4 (0.74%) Social Network
9 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.56%) GIS
9 3 (0.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.83%) Windows
2 45 (8.36%) Linux
3 22 (4.09%) UNIX
4 19 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.23%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.49%) Solaris
8 6 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.56%) zOS
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.19%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) pSOS
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (16.36%) ITIL
2 58 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (10.22%) PRINCE2
4 52 (9.67%) Project Management
5 49 (9.11%) Service Delivery
6 42 (7.81%) Service Management
7 37 (6.88%) Configuration Management
8 30 (5.58%) Scrum
9 28 (5.20%) Migration
10 26 (4.83%) Change Management
11 25 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (3.90%) Business Analysis
14 18 (3.35%) Programme Management
14 18 (3.35%) CRM
14 18 (3.35%) OO
15 17 (3.16%) TDD
16 16 (2.97%) Risk Management
17 15 (2.79%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (2.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (9.11%) SQL
2 47 (8.74%) Java
3 36 (6.69%) C
4 17 (3.16%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.42%) PHP
5 13 (2.42%) C#
6 12 (2.23%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.67%) Python
9 6 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.93%) Perl
10 5 (0.93%) VB
11 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.74%) Ruby
12 3 (0.56%) C++
13 2 (0.37%) PHP5
13 2 (0.37%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) VBScript
14 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 255 (47.40%) SC Cleared
2 173 (32.16%) DV Cleared
3 22 (4.09%) CTC Cleared
4 18 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (2.97%) Degree
6 14 (2.60%) ISTQB
7 12 (2.23%) ISEB
8 10 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.49%) CCNA
10 7 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.30%) CISSP
11 6 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.12%) CISM
12 5 (0.93%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.93%) JNCIP
12 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.74%) MCP
13 4 (0.74%) PMP
13 4 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.90%) SLA
2 13 (2.42%) QA
3 7 (1.30%) COBIT
4 6 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) GPG13
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.74%) XenApp
5 3 (0.56%) NLBS
5 3 (0.56%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.37%) Xen
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.19%) NFS
7 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.19%) RACF
7 1 (0.19%) Samba
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) Nmap
7 1 (0.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (2.23%) SCCM
2 9 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.49%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.12%) Puppet
5 5 (0.93%) HP SIM
5 5 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (0.93%) HP NNM
5 5 (0.93%) WSUS
6 4 (0.74%) HP UCMDB
6 4 (0.74%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.37%) OpenView
8 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.19%) MOM
9 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.19%) Control-M
9 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.19%) DameWare
Vendors
1 68 (12.64%) Oracle
2 62 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 50 (9.29%) HP
4 38 (7.06%) Cisco
5 22 (4.09%) VMware
6 17 (3.16%) CheckPoint
7 14 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.60%) Citrix
8 10 (1.86%) Remedy
9 9 (1.67%) Juniper
10 6 (1.12%) BMC
11 4 (0.74%) IBM
11 4 (0.74%) SAP
11 4 (0.74%) McAfee
11 4 (0.74%) F5
11 4 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.56%) Huawei
12 3 (0.56%) Infoblox
12 3 (0.56%) Blue Coat
12 3 (0.56%) PlateSpin
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARM Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 19 days ago