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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 38 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 4.01% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 35.29% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -38.46%
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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
45 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.84% 11.37% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 28
Average daily rate £375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £204 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (10.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Economics
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) XAML
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos