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 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 6 18 1
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 2 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.79% 2.13% 34.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.00% 6.25% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 14
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£475 - £460
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.90% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.16 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
25 32 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 28.74% 34.04% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 28
Average daily rate £400 £325 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -29.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £118 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £474 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.16 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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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

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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 September 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) MS Project
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) SAS
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) CRM Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Project Officer
6 1 (6.25%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Interface Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle