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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 3 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 56 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 30.60% 14.29% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.00% 50.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.16 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.09% +10.00%
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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
80 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 43.72% 28.57% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 15 27
Average daily rate £475 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £250 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £474
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 - £16.16 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (73.68%) SC Cleared
3 32 (42.11%) Java
4 29 (38.16%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (34.21%) Maven
5 26 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
6 25 (32.89%) Puppet
6 25 (32.89%) Linux
6 25 (32.89%) JBoss
7 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 24 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 23 (30.26%) Scrum
9 22 (28.95%) Unit Testing
9 22 (28.95%) Ansible
10 21 (27.63%) VMware
10 21 (27.63%) Apache
11 20 (26.32%) Node.js
11 20 (26.32%) jQuery
11 20 (26.32%) CentOS
12 19 (25.00%) Artifactory
12 19 (25.00%) HTML
12 19 (25.00%) MySQL
12 19 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (25.00%) Ubuntu
13 18 (23.68%) UNIX
13 18 (23.68%) Windows
13 18 (23.68%) DevOps
13 18 (23.68%) MongoDB
13 18 (23.68%) vCloud

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (32.89%) JBoss
2 21 (27.63%) Apache
3 20 (26.32%) Node.js
4 16 (21.05%) nginx
4 16 (21.05%) Tomcat
5 14 (18.42%) Confluence
6 13 (17.11%) Jetty
6 13 (17.11%) Alfresco
6 13 (17.11%) SAS
7 11 (14.47%) Mule ESB
8 10 (13.16%) WildFly
8 10 (13.16%) Mule
9 9 (11.84%) Apache Qpid
9 9 (11.84%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (11.84%) Tornado
9 9 (11.84%) iPlanet
9 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
9 9 (11.84%) GlassFish
9 9 (11.84%) Apache TomEE
10 3 (3.95%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) OpenShift
2 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) IaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) HTTP
2 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 9 (11.84%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (10.53%) VPN
4 6 (7.89%) DMZ
5 2 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.32%) DNS
6 1 (1.32%) SSL
6 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (25.00%) MySQL
3 18 (23.68%) MongoDB
4 13 (17.11%) Base SAS
4 13 (17.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 11 (14.47%) Redis
6 9 (11.84%) Riak
6 9 (11.84%) Infinispan
6 9 (11.84%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.63%) Big Data
10 1 (1.32%) HBase
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (34.21%) Maven
1 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 24 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 19 (25.00%) Artifactory
4 18 (23.68%) Selenium
5 17 (22.37%) Gerrit
6 16 (21.05%) Gradle
6 16 (21.05%) JIRA
6 16 (21.05%) JMeter
7 11 (14.47%) SonarQube
8 9 (11.84%) JUnit
8 9 (11.84%) Mocha
9 6 (7.89%) Mercurial
9 6 (7.89%) Ant
9 6 (7.89%) PhantomJS
9 6 (7.89%) Jasmine
10 5 (6.58%) Subversion
10 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
11 4 (5.26%) Hudson
11 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 13 (17.11%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.84%) SAS Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.89%) ETL Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Architect
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.95%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.95%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.63%) SAS ETL Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) jQuery
2 19 (25.00%) HTML
3 15 (19.74%) CSS
3 15 (19.74%) HTML5
3 15 (19.74%) CSS3
3 15 (19.74%) Apache Camel
4 14 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (17.11%) Web Services
5 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 12 (15.79%) J2EE
6 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 11 (14.47%) JSON
8 10 (13.16%) Spring
8 10 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (11.84%) RESTEasy
9 9 (11.84%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 9 (11.84%) React
9 9 (11.84%) EclipseLink
9 9 (11.84%) JAX-RS
9 9 (11.84%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) W3C
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 4 (5.26%) Tandem
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) CentOS
3 19 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 18 (23.68%) UNIX
4 18 (23.68%) Windows
5 4 (5.26%) Solaris
5 4 (5.26%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (30.26%) Scrum
4 22 (28.95%) Unit Testing
5 19 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (23.68%) Open Source
6 18 (23.68%) DevOps
7 14 (18.42%) Document Management
7 14 (18.42%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.11%) ETL
8 13 (17.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (17.11%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (17.11%) ETL Development
9 10 (13.16%) Microservices
9 10 (13.16%) SOA
10 9 (11.84%) MVC
10 9 (11.84%) Validation
10 9 (11.84%) Data Virtualisation
11 8 (10.53%) TDD
12 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Java
2 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.74%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) Ruby
5 13 (17.11%) SAS Macro
6 12 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.47%) PHP
8 10 (13.16%) Perl
9 9 (11.84%) Python
10 5 (6.58%) C++
10 5 (6.58%) Go
11 2 (2.63%) C#
11 2 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) MCSA
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) vCloud
2 14 (18.42%) Docker
3 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (11.84%) Varnish
4 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.84%) Squid
5 1 (1.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 25 (32.89%) Puppet
2 22 (28.95%) Ansible
3 18 (23.68%) ZABBIX
4 16 (21.05%) HAProxy
5 13 (17.11%) Salt
6 11 (14.47%) Kibana
6 11 (14.47%) Rundeck
6 11 (14.47%) logstash
7 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (5.26%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) VMware
2 17 (22.37%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.11%) Greenplum
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle
5 10 (13.16%) Pega
6 9 (11.84%) Splunk
6 9 (11.84%) Twitter
7 7 (9.21%) Google
8 4 (5.26%) Atlassian
8 4 (5.26%) Sun
8 4 (5.26%) HP
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.95%) Percona
10 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.32%) Cisco
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
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