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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 5 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 32 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 20.92% 11.25% 5.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.61% 45.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 1
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£450 £475 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -14.28%
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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
62 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 40.52% 25.00% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 22
Average daily rate £450 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £498
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 - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 5 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 5 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 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (46.81%) Unit Testing
4 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (34.04%) Greenplum
5 16 (34.04%) Windows
6 14 (29.79%) JBoss
7 13 (27.66%) UNIX
7 13 (27.66%) Java
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 13 (27.66%) ETL
7 13 (27.66%) SAS
7 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.66%) SAS Macro
7 13 (27.66%) Base SAS
7 13 (27.66%) Document Management
7 13 (27.66%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
7 13 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (27.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 13 (27.66%) ETL Development
8 12 (25.53%) Ansible
8 12 (25.53%) ZABBIX
8 12 (25.53%) Open Source
8 12 (25.53%) Puppet
8 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
8 12 (25.53%) Maven
8 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) SQL

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 14 (29.79%) JBoss
2 13 (27.66%) SAS
3 12 (25.53%) Apache
4 11 (23.40%) Node.js
5 10 (21.28%) nginx
5 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
5 10 (21.28%) Alfresco
5 10 (21.28%) Mule ESB
6 9 (19.15%) Apache TomEE
6 9 (19.15%) Mule
6 9 (19.15%) GlassFish
6 9 (19.15%) Jetty
6 9 (19.15%) iPlanet
6 9 (19.15%) Confluence
6 9 (19.15%) Apache Qpid
6 9 (19.15%) WebLogic
6 9 (19.15%) WildFly
6 9 (19.15%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (19.15%) Tornado
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) HTTP
1 9 (19.15%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (27.66%) Base SAS
2 13 (27.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
4 11 (23.40%) MySQL
4 11 (23.40%) Redis
5 9 (19.15%) Riak
5 9 (19.15%) Infinispan
5 9 (19.15%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data
8 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.53%) Maven
3 11 (23.40%) Artifactory
4 10 (21.28%) SonarQube
4 10 (21.28%) Gerrit
4 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
5 9 (19.15%) Mocha
5 9 (19.15%) JIRA
5 9 (19.15%) Selenium
5 9 (19.15%) JUnit
5 9 (19.15%) JMeter
5 9 (19.15%) Gradle
6 2 (4.26%) GitLab
7 1 (2.13%) Grunt
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) SAS Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.77%) ETL Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Java Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.38%) PC Support
8 3 (6.38%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Field Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Field Service Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SAS ETL Developer
10 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
1 11 (23.40%) CSS
1 11 (23.40%) HTML5
1 11 (23.40%) CSS3
1 11 (23.40%) Apache Camel
1 11 (23.40%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (21.28%) jQuery
3 9 (19.15%) Drools
3 9 (19.15%) YAML
3 9 (19.15%) Apache CXF
3 9 (19.15%) Memcached
3 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
3 9 (19.15%) Modernizr
3 9 (19.15%) JSLint
3 9 (19.15%) Backbone.js
3 9 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (19.15%) Restlet
3 9 (19.15%) JAX-RS
3 9 (19.15%) Ember.js
3 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) W3C
2 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) UNIX
3 11 (23.40%) Linux
4 10 (21.28%) Ubuntu
4 10 (21.28%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Unit Testing
3 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (27.66%) ETL
4 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (27.66%) Document Management
4 13 (27.66%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (27.66%) ETL Development
5 12 (25.53%) Open Source
6 10 (21.28%) SOA
6 10 (21.28%) Microservices
7 9 (19.15%) Data Virtualisation
7 9 (19.15%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) MVC
7 9 (19.15%) Validation
7 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) DSDM
9 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Java
1 13 (27.66%) SAS Macro
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) PHP
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) Go
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) Scala
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) MCSA
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) vCloud
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Squid
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Varnish
3 2 (4.26%) Docker
4 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) ZABBIX
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
1 12 (25.53%) Ansible
2 11 (23.40%) Salt
3 10 (21.28%) Kibana
3 10 (21.28%) logstash
3 10 (21.28%) HAProxy
3 10 (21.28%) Rundeck
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Greenplum
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 10 (21.28%) Pega
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 9 (19.15%) Splunk
4 9 (19.15%) Twitter
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.26%) Teradata
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Percona
7 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
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