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 1 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 40 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 159 172 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.72% 3.18% 4.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.80% 22.22% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 123 202
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £16.75 £18.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% -1.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
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
552 774 1099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.37% 14.33% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 595 807
Median daily rate £450 £426 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% +2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 17
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.16 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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.

1 137 (48.07%) SC Cleared
2 106 (37.19%) DV Cleared
3 69 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (16.49%) Microsoft
5 46 (16.14%) Windows
6 42 (14.74%) Java
6 42 (14.74%) Finance
7 38 (13.33%) Linux
8 36 (12.63%) ITIL
9 33 (11.58%) Oracle
10 32 (11.23%) Project Management
10 32 (11.23%) Change Management
11 31 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (10.53%) SQL
13 29 (10.18%) MS Excel
14 27 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (8.42%) DevOps
15 24 (8.42%) PRINCE2
16 23 (8.07%) MS Office
16 23 (8.07%) ISEB
17 21 (7.37%) Configuration Management
18 19 (6.67%) Active Directory
18 19 (6.67%) JIRA
19 18 (6.32%) HP
20 17 (5.96%) Open Source
21 16 (5.61%) Test Automation
22 15 (5.26%) Git (software)
22 15 (5.26%) Risk Management
22 15 (5.26%) Scrum
22 15 (5.26%) Puppet

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 12 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.46%) SAS
3 6 (2.11%) Confluence
3 6 (2.11%) IIS
3 6 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.11%) Node.js
4 4 (1.40%) nginx
4 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Apache
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.07%) MS Office
3 7 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.46%) MS Project
4 4 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) SPSS
6 1 (0.35%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 8 (2.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) Primavera
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.86%) GitHub
2 8 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.46%) Office 365
4 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.51%) Firewall
2 7 (2.46%) Internet
2 7 (2.46%) Intranet
3 5 (1.75%) HTTP
4 4 (1.40%) LDAP
4 4 (1.40%) Network Security
4 4 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.40%) WAN
5 3 (1.05%) IPsec
5 3 (1.05%) SMTP
5 3 (1.05%) Wireless
6 2 (0.70%) LAN
6 2 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.35%) Broadband
7 1 (0.35%) DHCP
7 1 (0.35%) DNS
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
7 1 (0.35%) ISDN
7 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.51%) Big Data
3 9 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.81%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.46%) MySQL
6 6 (2.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.05%) GIS
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.70%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.70%) HBase
10 2 (0.70%) QlikView
10 2 (0.70%) Redis
10 2 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (6.67%) JIRA
2 15 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.21%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.86%) Selenium
5 6 (2.11%) JMeter
5 6 (2.11%) NeoLoad
5 6 (2.11%) Zephyr
6 5 (1.75%) GitLab
7 4 (1.40%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.40%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.40%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (1.40%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.05%) Maven
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.70%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.70%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.70%) MSI
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (14.74%) Finance
2 4 (1.40%) Law
2 4 (1.40%) Legal
3 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.70%) Back Office
4 2 (0.70%) French Language
4 2 (0.70%) German Language
4 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
4 2 (0.70%) Marketing
4 2 (0.70%) Polish Language
4 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.35%) Electronics
5 1 (0.35%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (12.63%) Architect
2 29 (10.18%) Developer
3 20 (7.02%) Project Manager
4 18 (6.32%) Analyst
5 13 (4.56%) Consultant
6 10 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (3.51%) Java Developer
7 9 (3.16%) Business Analyst
7 9 (3.16%) Enterprise Architect
7 9 (3.16%) Security Architect
7 9 (3.16%) Service Manager
8 8 (2.81%) Project Officer
8 8 (2.81%) Support Engineer
8 8 (2.81%) Test Manager
9 7 (2.46%) Coordinator
9 7 (2.46%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 7 (2.46%) Project Support Officer
9 7 (2.46%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.11%) Change Manager
10 6 (2.11%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.86%) HTML
2 9 (3.16%) Web Services
3 8 (2.81%) J2EE
4 7 (2.46%) CSS
4 7 (2.46%) HTML5
4 7 (2.46%) REST
5 6 (2.11%) Spring
6 5 (1.75%) .NET
6 5 (1.75%) jQuery
6 5 (1.75%) MCollective
6 5 (1.75%) SOAP
7 4 (1.40%) Akka
7 4 (1.40%) Middleware
7 4 (1.40%) Play Framework
7 4 (1.40%) Sensu
7 4 (1.40%) XML
8 3 (1.05%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.05%) jBPM
8 3 (1.05%) JSON
8 3 (1.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.16%) User Experience
5 4 (1.40%) Biometrics
5 4 (1.40%) CESG
5 4 (1.40%) PMI
5 4 (1.40%) Replication
6 3 (1.05%) Blog
6 3 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.05%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.05%) PKI
6 3 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.70%) NHS
7 2 (0.70%) Ontologies
7 2 (0.70%) Statistics
8 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.35%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.14%) Windows
2 38 (13.33%) Linux
3 14 (4.91%) Unix
4 9 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.75%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (12.63%) ITIL
3 32 (11.23%) Change Management
3 32 (11.23%) Project Management
4 31 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (8.42%) DevOps
5 24 (8.42%) PRINCE2
6 21 (7.37%) Configuration Management
7 17 (5.96%) Open Source
8 16 (5.61%) Test Automation
9 15 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 15 (5.26%) Scrum
10 14 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (4.56%) Defect Management
11 13 (4.56%) Information Security
12 12 (4.21%) Migration
12 12 (4.21%) Test Scripting
13 11 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (3.86%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.74%) Java
2 30 (10.53%) SQL
3 13 (4.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.56%) Python
4 9 (3.16%) Ruby
5 8 (2.81%) C
5 8 (2.81%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.46%) C#
7 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.75%) C++
8 5 (1.75%) Go
8 5 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.75%) Scala
9 4 (1.40%) VBScript
10 3 (1.05%) Erlang
11 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.70%) Perl
11 2 (0.70%) PHP
11 2 (0.70%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (48.07%) SC Cleared
2 106 (37.19%) DV Cleared
3 23 (8.07%) ISEB
4 14 (4.91%) ISTQB
5 13 (4.56%) CISSP
6 11 (3.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (3.86%) CTC Cleared
6 11 (3.86%) Degree
7 9 (3.16%) CISM
7 9 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (2.11%) IISP
10 5 (1.75%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.75%) CLAS
11 4 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.56%) QA
2 12 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (2.11%) SLA
5 5 (1.75%) Government Security Classifications
5 5 (1.75%) GPG13
6 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.81%) Docker
3 5 (1.75%) etcd
3 5 (1.75%) flannel
4 4 (1.40%) Ceph
4 4 (1.40%) GlusterFS
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.35%) Firmware
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.26%) Puppet
2 14 (4.91%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.16%) Ansible
4 7 (2.46%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.75%) Graphite
5 5 (1.75%) SCCM
6 4 (1.40%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.40%) logstash
6 4 (1.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.40%) SCOM
7 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.35%) Ambari
8 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.35%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.35%) EnCase
8 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.35%) FTK
8 1 (0.35%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.58%) Oracle
3 18 (6.32%) HP
4 13 (4.56%) Atlassian
5 10 (3.51%) VMware
6 8 (2.81%) Remedy
7 7 (2.46%) Citrix
8 6 (2.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.75%) BMC
9 5 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.75%) Cisco
9 5 (1.75%) IBM
10 4 (1.40%) Juniper
11 3 (1.05%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.05%) F5
11 3 (1.05%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.70%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (0.70%) Apple
12 2 (0.70%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.70%) i2
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