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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.96% 5.66% 7.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.58% 25.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £313 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -31.42%
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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
38 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 28.36% 22.64% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 14
Average daily rate £350 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £560 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Greenplum
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) Data Security
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Teradata
5 2 (11.11%) Metastorm

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.56%) Introscope
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) PC Support
2 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Data Security
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) DSDM
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Greenplum
3 2 (11.11%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) Metastorm
4 1 (5.56%) OpenText
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) Vignette
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel
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