The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 4 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 40 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.86% 11.90% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 41.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 0
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£475 £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £362 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.16 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+69.31% +5.57%
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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 Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 43.72% 28.57% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 15 27
Average daily rate £475 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £250 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.16 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) Java
3 22 (39.29%) Unit Testing
4 19 (33.93%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (33.93%) Puppet
4 19 (33.93%) Ansible
5 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
5 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (32.14%) JBoss
6 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (30.36%) ZABBIX
7 16 (28.57%) Maven
7 16 (28.57%) Linux
8 15 (26.79%) Apache
8 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
9 14 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (25.00%) Artifactory
9 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (25.00%) Open Source
9 14 (25.00%) UNIX
9 14 (25.00%) Windows
9 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.21%) MySQL
10 13 (23.21%) ETL
10 13 (23.21%) SAS
10 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
10 13 (23.21%) Document Management
10 13 (23.21%) Scrum
10 13 (23.21%) VMware

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) JBoss
2 15 (26.79%) Apache
3 13 (23.21%) SAS
3 13 (23.21%) Node.js
4 12 (21.43%) Alfresco
5 10 (17.86%) nginx
5 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
5 10 (17.86%) Mule ESB
6 9 (16.07%) Apache TomEE
6 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
6 9 (16.07%) WildFly
6 9 (16.07%) iPlanet
6 9 (16.07%) GlassFish
6 9 (16.07%) Jetty
6 9 (16.07%) Confluence
6 9 (16.07%) Apache Qpid
6 9 (16.07%) Mule
6 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (16.07%) Tornado
7 3 (5.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) HTTP
2 9 (16.07%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
3 13 (23.21%) MySQL
3 13 (23.21%) Base SAS
3 13 (23.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 11 (19.64%) Redis
5 9 (16.07%) Riak
5 9 (16.07%) Infinispan
5 9 (16.07%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (3.57%) Big Data
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 16 (28.57%) Maven
3 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (25.00%) Artifactory
4 11 (19.64%) Selenium
5 10 (17.86%) Gerrit
5 10 (17.86%) SonarQube
6 9 (16.07%) Gradle
6 9 (16.07%) Mocha
6 9 (16.07%) JIRA
6 9 (16.07%) JUnit
6 9 (16.07%) JMeter
7 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.36%) GitLab
9 2 (3.57%) Capybara
9 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.79%) Subversion
10 1 (1.79%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
2 9 (16.07%) SAS Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.71%) ETL Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Java Architect
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Web Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) SAS ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (21.43%) Apache Camel
3 11 (19.64%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) CSS
3 11 (19.64%) HTML5
3 11 (19.64%) CSS3
4 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 9 (16.07%) Drools
5 9 (16.07%) YAML
5 9 (16.07%) Apache CXF
5 9 (16.07%) Memcached
5 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.07%) Modernizr
5 9 (16.07%) JSLint
5 9 (16.07%) Backbone.js
5 9 (16.07%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (16.07%) Restlet
5 9 (16.07%) JAX-RS
5 9 (16.07%) Ember.js
5 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) W3C
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 14 (25.00%) UNIX
2 14 (25.00%) Windows
3 13 (23.21%) Ubuntu
3 13 (23.21%) CentOS
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Unit Testing
3 18 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (25.00%) Open Source
6 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (23.21%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 13 (23.21%) Document Management
6 13 (23.21%) ETL
6 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
6 13 (23.21%) ETL Development
7 10 (17.86%) Microservices
7 10 (17.86%) DevOps
7 10 (17.86%) SOA
8 9 (16.07%) Data Virtualisation
8 9 (16.07%) MVC
8 9 (16.07%) Validation
9 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.93%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) SAS Macro
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Ruby
6 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.93%) Go
7 4 (7.14%) Perl
8 3 (5.36%) Python
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.86%) vCloud
3 9 (16.07%) Varnish
3 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.07%) Squid
4 8 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (1.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) Puppet
1 19 (33.93%) Ansible
2 17 (30.36%) ZABBIX
3 12 (21.43%) Salt
4 10 (17.86%) Kibana
4 10 (17.86%) logstash
4 10 (17.86%) HAProxy
4 10 (17.86%) Rundeck
5 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Greenplum
1 13 (23.21%) VMware
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle
3 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 10 (17.86%) Pega
4 9 (16.07%) Splunk
4 9 (16.07%) Twitter
5 3 (5.36%) Percona
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.79%) Google
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
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