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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 100 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 41.84% 4.46% 5.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.19% 16.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £380 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -16.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £204 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+71.17% +39.55%
SC 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 Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
133 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 55.65% 27.68% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 22 9
Average daily rate £480 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £548 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (28.57%) ITIL
4 21 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 20 (16.81%) Java
6 14 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
7 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.92%) Linux
8 12 (10.08%) Security Operations
9 11 (9.24%) Change Management
9 11 (9.24%) MBCS
9 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
9 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.40%) Puppet
10 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
10 10 (8.40%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (8.40%) Ruby
10 10 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.40%) SOAP
11 9 (7.56%) CSS
11 9 (7.56%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (7.56%) Scrum
11 9 (7.56%) Maven
11 9 (7.56%) DevOps
11 9 (7.56%) ITIL V2
11 9 (7.56%) BC Cleared
11 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
12 8 (6.72%) Mentoring

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (5.88%) JBoss
2 3 (2.52%) Node.js
3 2 (1.68%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.68%) Mule
3 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) Confluence
4 1 (0.84%) Drupal
4 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.84%) GitHub
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Firewall
2 3 (2.52%) HTTP
2 3 (2.52%) SAN
2 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.52%) VLAN
3 2 (1.68%) DHCP
3 2 (1.68%) DNS
3 2 (1.68%) SMTP
4 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.84%) Redis
4 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.56%) Maven
3 6 (5.04%) Selenium
4 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (3.36%) JMeter
4 4 (3.36%) JUnit
5 3 (2.52%) Capybara
5 3 (2.52%) GitLab
5 3 (2.52%) Subversion
6 2 (1.68%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.68%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.84%) Bower
7 1 (0.84%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.84%) Grunt
7 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.84%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 21 (17.65%) Architect
2 17 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 17 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 16 (13.45%) Service Architect
4 13 (10.92%) Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Head of Security
5 11 (9.24%) Designer
6 10 (8.40%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Head of Operations
8 8 (6.72%) Customer Services Manager
9 7 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Operations Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) ICT Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Interaction Designer
10 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Service Operations Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.20%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) SOAP
2 9 (7.56%) CSS
3 8 (6.72%) HTML
4 6 (5.04%) XML
5 5 (4.20%) Apache Camel
5 5 (4.20%) MCollective
6 4 (3.36%) REST
6 4 (3.36%) Web Services
7 3 (2.52%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.52%) J2EE
7 3 (2.52%) JSON
7 3 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.68%) HTML5
8 2 (1.68%) Kafka
9 1 (0.84%) CSS3
9 1 (0.84%) Express
9 1 (0.84%) Sass
9 1 (0.84%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.68%) BYOD
2 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.84%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.92%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) CentOS
2 7 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.20%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Unix
5 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
5 12 (10.08%) Security Operations
6 11 (9.24%) Change Management
6 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
7 10 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.56%) DevOps
8 9 (7.56%) ITIL V2
8 9 (7.56%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.56%) Scrum
9 8 (6.72%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.04%) Rapid Prototyping
11 5 (4.20%) Build Automation
11 5 (4.20%) Information Security
12 4 (3.36%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.81%) Java
2 10 (8.40%) Ruby
3 7 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.36%) Perl
5 3 (2.52%) Go
5 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.52%) PHP
5 3 (2.52%) Python
5 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) Scala
6 2 (1.68%) SQL
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) C#
7 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.84%) VB
7 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 119 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.24%) MBCS
4 10 (8.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (7.56%) BC Cleared
6 5 (4.20%) CISA
6 5 (4.20%) CISM
7 3 (2.52%) CISSP
7 3 (2.52%) Degree
7 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.84%) MCSA
9 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.68%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.04%) Docker
3 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) Puppet
2 7 (5.88%) Ansible
3 5 (4.20%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) VMware
2 4 (3.36%) Cisco
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.84%) Greenplum
4 1 (0.84%) HP
4 1 (0.84%) Informatica
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) Percona
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Edward Carter Solutions
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