The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 2 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 89 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 34.63% 11.43% 5.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.39% 38.10% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 11 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £34.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+16.05% +47.31%
Security 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
115 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 44.75% 30.00% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 35 19
Median daily rate £410 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £160 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 162 (90.50%) SC Cleared
2 71 (39.66%) ITIL
3 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (12.85%) Java
5 23 (12.85%) Service Delivery
6 21 (11.73%) DV Cleared
7 20 (11.17%) ITIL V3
7 20 (11.17%) Risk Management
8 18 (10.06%) Linux
9 16 (8.94%) Service Management
10 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
11 14 (7.82%) CSS
11 14 (7.82%) HTML
11 14 (7.82%) MBCS
12 13 (7.26%) Problem Management
12 13 (7.26%) Scrum
12 13 (7.26%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
12 13 (7.26%) BPSS Clearance
13 12 (6.70%) Security Operations
13 12 (6.70%) Change Management
13 12 (6.70%) ITIL V2
14 11 (6.15%) Windows
14 11 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
15 10 (5.59%) Service Design
15 10 (5.59%) JMeter
15 10 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (5.59%) Confluence
15 10 (5.59%) Puppet

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.59%) Confluence
2 7 (3.91%) Apache
3 5 (2.79%) CMS
4 4 (2.23%) JBoss
5 3 (1.68%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.12%) Mule
6 2 (1.12%) nginx
6 2 (1.12%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.56%) Node.js
7 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) GitHub
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) Firewall
2 3 (1.68%) HTTP
2 3 (1.68%) SAN
2 3 (1.68%) SMTP
2 3 (1.68%) VLAN
3 2 (1.12%) DHCP
3 2 (1.12%) DNS
3 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) DMZ
4 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.12%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.12%) MySQL
4 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.59%) JMeter
3 9 (5.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.47%) JUnit
5 7 (3.91%) JIRA
5 7 (3.91%) Selenium
6 5 (2.79%) Gerrit
7 4 (2.23%) Maven
7 4 (2.23%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.68%) FitNesse
8 3 (1.68%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.12%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.12%) GitLab
9 2 (1.12%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.12%) Protractor
10 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.56%) Grunt
10 1 (0.56%) gulp
10 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (3.91%) Finance
2 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (22.35%) Service Manager
2 29 (16.20%) Architect
3 23 (12.85%) Service Architect
4 20 (11.17%) Developer
5 17 (9.50%) Change Manager
6 14 (7.82%) Designer
6 14 (7.82%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.26%) Head of Security
8 12 (6.70%) IT Manager
9 11 (6.15%) IT Services Manager
10 10 (5.59%) Service Continuity Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Head of Operations
11 9 (5.03%) Incident Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Interaction Designer
12 8 (4.47%) Customer Services Manager
12 8 (4.47%) Delivery Manager
13 7 (3.91%) Operations Manager
14 6 (3.35%) Senior Manager
14 6 (3.35%) Service Operations Manager
14 6 (3.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) CSS
1 14 (7.82%) HTML
2 9 (5.03%) SOAP
3 8 (4.47%) REST
4 6 (3.35%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.79%) HTML5
5 5 (2.79%) Java EE
6 3 (1.68%) .NET
6 3 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (1.68%) Apache Camel
6 3 (1.68%) Drools
6 3 (1.68%) J2EE
6 3 (1.68%) Java SE
6 3 (1.68%) JSON
6 3 (1.68%) Web Services
6 3 (1.68%) XML
7 2 (1.12%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.12%) JAX-RS
7 2 (1.12%) RAML
7 2 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.12%) BYOD
3 2 (1.12%) CMDB
3 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.06%) Linux
2 11 (6.15%) Windows
3 10 (5.59%) CentOS
4 8 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.12%) Unix
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.66%) ITIL
2 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (12.85%) Service Delivery
5 20 (11.17%) ITIL V3
5 20 (11.17%) Risk Management
6 16 (8.94%) Service Management
7 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.26%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.26%) Problem Management
8 13 (7.26%) Scrum
9 12 (6.70%) Change Management
9 12 (6.70%) ITIL V2
9 12 (6.70%) Security Operations
10 10 (5.59%) Service Design
11 9 (5.03%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.03%) Open Source
12 8 (4.47%) DevOps
12 8 (4.47%) Rapid Prototyping
13 7 (3.91%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.85%) Java
2 7 (3.91%) Ruby
3 5 (2.79%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.79%) Scala
3 5 (2.79%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.23%) Perl
4 4 (2.23%) Python
4 4 (2.23%) SQL
5 3 (1.68%) C
5 3 (1.68%) C#
5 3 (1.68%) PHP
5 3 (1.68%) VB
6 2 (1.12%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.56%) Go
7 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 162 (90.50%) SC Cleared
2 21 (11.73%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.82%) MBCS
4 13 (7.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (5.03%) BC Cleared
5 9 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.79%) CISA
6 5 (2.79%) CISM
7 4 (2.23%) Degree
8 3 (1.68%) CISSP
9 2 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) HND
10 1 (0.56%) IRCA
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.56%) MCSA
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.79%) SLA
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.56%) Ceph
3 1 (0.56%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) Puppet
2 8 (4.47%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.68%) Ansible
4 2 (1.12%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.12%) logstash
5 1 (0.56%) Graphite
5 1 (0.56%) Kibana
5 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.56%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (5.03%) Red Hat
2 7 (3.91%) ServiceNow
3 6 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.35%) Oracle
4 5 (2.79%) VMware
5 3 (1.68%) Cisco
5 3 (1.68%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) Sonatype
6 1 (0.56%) Veracode