The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 34 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.23% 4.01% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.81% 27.45% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£228 £400 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.12% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+54.44% -18.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.42% 14.61% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 9
Average daily rate £313 £360 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £491 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Average hourly rate £24.50 £12.52 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.68% -37.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Coventry region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Coventry region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) BC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) QA

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
1 1 (7.69%) Grunt
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Designer
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Google Maps API
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) BC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SAP