The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 44 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 148 197 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.46% 3.38% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.57% 25.29% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 150 185
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -5.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £31.95 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +52.14%
Security 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
557 779 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.77% 13.38% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 577 764
Median daily rate £475 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 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 £16.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.50 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 153 (53.13%) SC Cleared
2 98 (34.03%) DV Cleared
3 78 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (17.71%) Java
5 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 45 (15.63%) Windows
7 44 (15.28%) Linux
8 37 (12.85%) Finance
8 37 (12.85%) DevOps
9 36 (12.50%) ITIL
10 33 (11.46%) Change Management
11 31 (10.76%) SQL
12 30 (10.42%) MS Excel
13 29 (10.07%) Oracle
13 29 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (9.72%) Project Management
15 23 (7.99%) ISEB
15 23 (7.99%) Open Source
16 22 (7.64%) Configuration Management
16 22 (7.64%) MS Office
17 21 (7.29%) JIRA
17 21 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (6.94%) PRINCE2
18 20 (6.94%) Active Directory
19 19 (6.60%) Test Automation
19 19 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (6.60%) Puppet
19 19 (6.60%) Jenkins
20 18 (6.25%) HP
21 17 (5.90%) Scrum

Security 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 13 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.78%) IIS
3 7 (2.43%) SAS
4 6 (2.08%) Confluence
4 6 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.39%) nginx
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.69%) Apache
8 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.69%) JBoss
8 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.64%) MS Office
3 8 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.74%) MS Project
5 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.04%) SPSS
6 1 (0.35%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 8 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.21%) GitHub
2 12 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.43%) Office 365
4 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.51%) Firewall
2 11 (3.82%) HTTP
3 10 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.78%) Internet
5 6 (2.08%) Intranet
5 6 (2.08%) SSL
6 4 (1.39%) LDAP
6 4 (1.39%) Network Security
6 4 (1.39%) WAN
7 3 (1.04%) IPsec
7 3 (1.04%) SMTP
7 3 (1.04%) Wireless
8 2 (0.69%) LAN
8 2 (0.69%) NAS
8 2 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.35%) 4G
9 1 (0.35%) AMQP
9 1 (0.35%) DNS
9 1 (0.35%) LTE
9 1 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (4.17%) Big Data
2 12 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.82%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.78%) Redis
7 7 (2.43%) MySQL
8 6 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.04%) GIS
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.69%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.69%) HBase
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.69%) QlikView
11 2 (0.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (0.35%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 21 (7.29%) JIRA
2 19 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.86%) Selenium
5 7 (2.43%) JMeter
5 7 (2.43%) NeoLoad
5 7 (2.43%) Zephyr
6 6 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.74%) GitLab
8 4 (1.39%) Artifactory
8 4 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.39%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.39%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.39%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (1.04%) Maven
9 3 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.69%) MSI
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 37 (12.85%) Finance
2 4 (1.39%) Law
2 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.04%) Legal
4 2 (0.69%) Back Office
4 2 (0.69%) French Language
4 2 (0.69%) German Language
4 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
4 2 (0.69%) Marketing
4 2 (0.69%) Polish Language
4 2 (0.69%) Publishing
4 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Electronics
5 1 (0.35%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (13.89%) Architect
2 28 (9.72%) Developer
3 20 (6.94%) Analyst
4 18 (6.25%) Consultant
4 18 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (5.90%) Project Manager
6 11 (3.82%) Java Developer
6 11 (3.82%) Test Manager
7 10 (3.47%) Business Analyst
7 10 (3.47%) Enterprise Architect
8 9 (3.13%) Security Architect
9 7 (2.43%) Coordinator
9 7 (2.43%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.08%) Administrator
10 6 (2.08%) Project Officer
10 6 (2.08%) Security Engineer
10 6 (2.08%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.08%) Support Officer
10 6 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (2.08%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.17%) Node.js
1 12 (4.17%) Web Services
2 9 (3.13%) J2EE
2 9 (3.13%) REST
3 8 (2.78%) HTML
4 7 (2.43%) CSS
4 7 (2.43%) Spring
5 5 (1.74%) .NET
5 5 (1.74%) jQuery
5 5 (1.74%) MCollective
5 5 (1.74%) SOAP
6 4 (1.39%) Akka
6 4 (1.39%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.39%) HTML5
6 4 (1.39%) Middleware
6 4 (1.39%) Play Framework
6 4 (1.39%) Sensu
6 4 (1.39%) XML
7 3 (1.04%) jBPM
7 3 (1.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.13%) User Experience
4 6 (2.08%) Biometrics
5 4 (1.39%) CESG
5 4 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.39%) Replication
6 3 (1.04%) Blog
6 3 (1.04%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.04%) PKI
6 3 (1.04%) PMI
6 3 (1.04%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.69%) NHS
7 2 (0.69%) Ontologies
7 2 (0.69%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.63%) Windows
2 44 (15.28%) Linux
3 14 (4.86%) Unix
4 10 (3.47%) CoreOS
5 9 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.39%) RancherOS
8 4 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.39%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.69%) CentOS
10 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (12.85%) DevOps
3 36 (12.50%) ITIL
4 33 (11.46%) Change Management
5 29 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (9.72%) Project Management
7 23 (7.99%) Open Source
8 22 (7.64%) Configuration Management
9 20 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 19 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.60%) Test Automation
11 17 (5.90%) Scrum
12 15 (5.21%) Information Security
13 14 (4.86%) Defect Management
14 13 (4.51%) Risk Management
15 12 (4.17%) Analytics
15 12 (4.17%) Migration
15 12 (4.17%) Test Scripting
16 11 (3.82%) SDLC
16 11 (3.82%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.71%) Java
2 31 (10.76%) SQL
3 14 (4.86%) Python
3 14 (4.86%) Ruby
4 10 (3.47%) Go
4 10 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.43%) C
7 6 (2.08%) C#
7 6 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.74%) C++
8 5 (1.74%) Scala
9 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.39%) VBScript
10 3 (1.04%) Erlang
11 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.69%) Perl
11 2 (0.69%) PHP
11 2 (0.69%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (53.13%) SC Cleared
2 98 (34.03%) DV Cleared
3 23 (7.99%) ISEB
4 15 (5.21%) ISTQB
5 14 (4.86%) CTC Cleared
6 13 (4.51%) CISSP
7 12 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (3.47%) Degree
9 9 (3.13%) CISM
9 9 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (2.43%) IISP
11 5 (1.74%) BC Cleared
11 5 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.39%) CLAS
12 4 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.69%) GIAC
14 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) QA
2 13 (4.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.08%) GPG13
4 6 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (2.08%) SLA
5 5 (1.74%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.51%) Docker
3 10 (3.47%) etcd
3 10 (3.47%) flannel
4 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.39%) Ceph
5 4 (1.39%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.35%) Firmware
7 1 (0.35%) HDFS
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (6.60%) Puppet
2 14 (4.86%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (4.17%) Ansible
3 12 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (1.74%) Graphite
5 5 (1.74%) rkt
5 5 (1.74%) SCCM
6 4 (1.39%) Consul
6 4 (1.39%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.39%) logstash
6 4 (1.39%) Marathon
6 4 (1.39%) Mesos
6 4 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.39%) Rancher
6 4 (1.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.35%) Ambari
7 1 (0.35%) EnCase
7 1 (0.35%) FTK
Vendors
1 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.07%) Oracle
3 18 (6.25%) HP
4 14 (4.86%) Atlassian
5 12 (4.17%) VMware
6 8 (2.78%) Remedy
7 7 (2.43%) Citrix
7 7 (2.43%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.74%) BMC
8 5 (1.74%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.74%) Cisco
8 5 (1.74%) IBM
9 4 (1.39%) Juniper
10 3 (1.04%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.04%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.69%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (0.69%) Apple
11 2 (0.69%) F5
11 2 (0.69%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.69%) i2
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