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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 53 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 132 90 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.15% 2.61% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.91% 17.14% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 63 147
Median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £274 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £18.10 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £18.40 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.11 £22.00 £28.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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
473 525 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.86% 15.23% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 392 661
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 13
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.10 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +41.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.10 £17.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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.

1 169 (62.59%) SC Cleared
2 78 (28.89%) DV Cleared
3 75 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (19.26%) Java
5 49 (18.15%) Linux
6 45 (16.67%) DevOps
7 41 (15.19%) VMware
8 40 (14.81%) Windows
9 39 (14.44%) Docker
10 36 (13.33%) Finance
11 35 (12.96%) ITIL
11 35 (12.96%) GitHub
12 33 (12.22%) Node.js
13 32 (11.85%) Kubernetes
14 30 (11.11%) Puppet
15 29 (10.74%) PRINCE2
16 28 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (9.63%) Configuration Management
17 26 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (9.26%) Git (software)
19 24 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
19 24 (8.89%) Microsoft
19 24 (8.89%) Jenkins
20 23 (8.52%) Project Management
21 22 (8.15%) Ruby
21 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (7.41%) Service Management
23 19 (7.04%) Scrum
23 19 (7.04%) ISEB
23 19 (7.04%) Web Services

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 14 (5.19%) OpenStack
2 12 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.07%) Confluence
4 5 (1.85%) Apache
4 5 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.85%) IIS
5 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.11%) JBoss
6 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.74%) SAS
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (2.96%) MS Office
3 8 (2.96%) MS Project
4 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) HipChat
7 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.37%) Revit
7 1 (0.37%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.74%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.37%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Primavera
3 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.96%) GitHub
2 28 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.70%) IaaS
4 9 (3.33%) PaaS
5 5 (1.85%) SaaS
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.48%) Office 365
7 2 (0.74%) G Suite
7 2 (0.74%) Trello
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.67%) SSL
1 18 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.30%) Firewall
3 16 (5.93%) HTTP
4 11 (4.07%) Internet
5 9 (3.33%) LAN
6 6 (2.22%) DNS
6 6 (2.22%) WAN
7 5 (1.85%) DMARC
8 3 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.11%) CTI
8 3 (1.11%) DKIM
8 3 (1.11%) Network Security
8 3 (1.11%) SMTP
8 3 (1.11%) VPN
9 2 (0.74%) DHCP
9 2 (0.74%) SAN
9 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.74%) Wireless
9 2 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.93%) Redis
3 16 (5.93%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.44%) Big Data
5 10 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.74%) HBase
9 2 (0.74%) MySQL
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.74%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 25 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.67%) JIRA
4 17 (6.30%) Bitbucket
5 16 (5.93%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.22%) Selenium
7 5 (1.85%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.48%) Ant
8 4 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.48%) JUnit
8 4 (1.48%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (0.74%) Gradle
10 2 (0.74%) Hudson
10 2 (0.74%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.74%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.74%) Zephyr
General
1 36 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (0.74%) Legal
2 2 (0.74%) Publishing
2 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.37%) Banking
3 1 (0.37%) Marketing
3 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (15.93%) Developer
2 33 (12.22%) Architect
3 32 (11.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (9.26%) Analyst
5 18 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.93%) Consultant
7 15 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.70%) Support Officer
11 9 (3.33%) Project Officer
11 9 (3.33%) Project Support Officer
11 9 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (3.33%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.96%) DV Cleared Project Manager
13 7 (2.59%) Administrator
13 7 (2.59%) Change Manager
13 7 (2.59%) Security Architect
14 6 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.22%) Node.js
2 19 (7.04%) Web Services
3 18 (6.67%) REST
4 17 (6.30%) Spring
4 17 (6.30%) Symfony
5 13 (4.81%) Akka
5 13 (4.81%) Play Framework
5 13 (4.81%) spray
6 9 (3.33%) .NET
6 9 (3.33%) HTML
7 8 (2.96%) CSS
7 8 (2.96%) Ember.js
8 7 (2.59%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.85%) Backbone.js
9 5 (1.85%) CSS3
9 5 (1.85%) HTML5
9 5 (1.85%) JSON
9 5 (1.85%) LAMP
10 4 (1.48%) EJB
10 4 (1.48%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.59%) PMI
4 4 (1.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.48%) User Experience
5 3 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.11%) NHS
5 3 (1.11%) Replication
5 3 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.74%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (0.74%) PKI
6 2 (0.74%) Taxonomies
6 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.15%) Linux
2 40 (14.81%) Windows
3 16 (5.93%) CoreOS
4 14 (5.19%) RancherOS
5 13 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.07%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.96%) Unix
9 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.85%) Android
10 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.48%) CentOS
12 3 (1.11%) AIX
12 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.11%) webOS
12 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.67%) DevOps
3 35 (12.96%) ITIL
4 29 (10.74%) PRINCE2
5 26 (9.63%) Configuration Management
5 26 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (8.52%) Project Management
7 20 (7.41%) Service Management
8 19 (7.04%) Scrum
9 17 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (5.93%) Business Analysis
10 16 (5.93%) Pair Programming
11 14 (5.19%) Change Management
11 14 (5.19%) ITSM
11 14 (5.19%) Security Hardening
11 14 (5.19%) Use Case
12 13 (4.81%) Information Security
12 13 (4.81%) UML
13 12 (4.44%) Migration
13 12 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.26%) Java
2 22 (8.15%) Ruby
3 18 (6.67%) PHP
4 17 (6.30%) SQL
5 16 (5.93%) Go
5 16 (5.93%) PowerShell
5 16 (5.93%) Scala
6 13 (4.81%) Python
7 10 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.85%) C#
10 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.11%) Perl
12 2 (0.74%) ES6
13 1 (0.37%) C++
13 1 (0.37%) Groovy
13 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.37%) R
13 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 169 (62.59%) SC Cleared
2 78 (28.89%) DV Cleared
3 19 (7.04%) ISEB
4 11 (4.07%) CTC Cleared
5 10 (3.70%) CBAP
5 10 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
6 9 (3.33%) CITP
7 7 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (2.59%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.22%) CISM
8 6 (2.22%) CISSP
8 6 (2.22%) Degree
9 5 (1.85%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.74%) CRISC
10 2 (0.74%) IISP
10 2 (0.74%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.74%) GPG13
3 2 (0.74%) WCAG
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (14.44%) Docker
2 19 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.30%) Active Directory
4 16 (5.93%) etcd
4 16 (5.93%) flannel
5 7 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.74%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.74%) NFS
6 2 (0.74%) Postfix
6 2 (0.74%) Samba
6 2 (0.74%) Squid
6 2 (0.74%) vCloud
6 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.37%) Firmware
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (11.85%) Kubernetes
2 30 (11.11%) Puppet
3 16 (5.93%) Rancher
4 14 (5.19%) Consul
4 14 (5.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 14 (5.19%) Marathon
4 14 (5.19%) Mesos
4 14 (5.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (3.33%) Ansible
6 5 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.48%) SCCM
7 4 (1.48%) SCOM
7 4 (1.48%) SELinux
8 3 (1.11%) Terraform
8 3 (1.11%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.74%) Kibana
9 2 (0.74%) logstash
9 2 (0.74%) rkt
9 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (15.19%) VMware
2 24 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 13 (4.81%) Oracle
5 11 (4.07%) Cisco
6 7 (2.59%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.59%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.85%) Remedy
8 4 (1.48%) Google
9 3 (1.11%) HP
10 2 (0.74%) BMC
10 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.74%) Sonatype
10 2 (0.74%) Sybase
10 2 (0.74%) Tripwire
11 1 (0.37%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (0.37%) AlgoSec
11 1 (0.37%) Becrypt
11 1 (0.37%) Cyber-Ark
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